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Irving McArthur Collection

 Unprocessed — Box: 08555 B
Identifier: H2006-085

Content Description

The collection consists of an image taken in 1905 of Irving McArthur when he was about 4 years old. Irving was a resident of Pierre, SD. A caption on the back of the frame reads as follows: This is a picture of me taken about 1905, all of us Three Boys wore this same velvet dress and We all had curls, Mine are in a box in that Comode (Walnut) Mother was going to have a watch chain made from the curls of us Three, but it never got made. Irving McArthur, 2500 S. Coral St, Sioux City, Iowa November 19, 1979. The image was removed from the frame and placed in a folder. A tablecloth was also donated. It will be passed along to the Cultural Heritage Center museum for consideration.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • ca. 1905


0.1 Cubic Feet