The Owre families, 1985.


The Owre families, 1985.

Typescript family history (457 p. with index) compiled by J. Riis Owre and containing photocopied reminiscences, genealogical tables, photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, and obituaries comprising a Minneapolis family's genealogical and historical record from the beginning of the seventeenth century in Norway. Original materials in Norwegian are accompanied by typescript English translations.

0.25 cu. ft. (1 box)




SNAC Resource ID: 6766972

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