Marie Torbenson Papers
[Back to Formatted Version]
Brief Description: The Marie Torbenson Papers consist of a photocopy of Marie Torbenson’s undated, eleven page manuscript entitled The First Ten Years of Pioneer Life in Moore Township. Torbenson discusses the adventures, joys and hardships of pioneer life in Ransom County from 1880 to 1890.  Also included are several newspaper clippings which provide genealogical information on the Syverson and Torbenson families.
Held at:
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections
Chester Fritz Library
3051 University Ave Stop 9000
Grand Forks, ND 58202 9000
Phone: 701-777-4625
Fax: 701-777-3319
Email: und.archives [at]
Record Series Number: OGLMC/599
Created by: Torbenson, Marie (1880-1966)
Volume: 0.25 Linear Feet
Acquired: 07/09/1980.
Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Subject Index
Pioneer Life
Ransom County, North Dakota
Women's History
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Mildred Torbenson, Grand Forks, North Dakota  Donation; 81-695
PreferredCitation: (Description of Item). Marie Torbenson Papers. OGLMC 599. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid migrated to Archon in November 2013.