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Marie Rasmussen Photograph Collection

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 8538 B
Identifier: H2002-046

Content Description

This collection consists of fourteen cabinet cards of unidentified people, and one 4x6 black and white reprint of Marie and Anton Rasmussen. The photographers are from South Dakota with the exception of one from Colorado. Marie and her husband Anton lived in Volga from around 1890 to 1900. These cabinet cards were collected by Marie. The photograph of the Rasmussen’s was taken by J.A. Steinson of Volga.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • ca. 1890 to 1900



0.1 Cubic Feet


The photographers and the subjects are listed below. J.A. Steinson from Volga –head and shoulders of a woman, family of four, five children O.S. Cummings from Lake Preston --man Norcott from Clark --woman Root of Huron and Woonsocket –three ladies, an infant Newcombe of Huron – head and shoulders of a man, a couple J.L. Wyckoff of Brookings --woman leaning on a chair Holden & Eide of Dell Rapids--woman O.G. Oyloe of Brookings ---woman leaning on a chair, and a family of five Erickson of Telluride, Colorado ---woman wearing a fancy dress and holding a hat