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Laura Green Papers, 1870-1969

Collection Overview

Title: Laura Green Papers, 1870-1969

ID: OGLMC/1234

Creator: Green, Laura (1876-1969)

Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet

Date Acquired: 09/06/1991

Languages: English [eng]


1876-1969; Grand Forks, North Dakota, office worker/secretary, community volunteer

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Laura Green Papers, 1870-1969, include notes written by friends and/or relatives relating to Laura Green's life story, information found through an interview with her, and a copy of her obituary. There is also a copy of an article from the Grand Forks Herald and a page copied from a book that makes reference to her father. Forty-six photographs are also included. All of the photographs, except the picture of the cabin, are accompanied by negatives. Most were taken in Grand Forks but a few were taken in other parts of North Dakota and Minnesota. A taped interview with Laura Green was separated and placed in the Audio Tape Collection as #947.

Administrative Information

Accruals: Additional material was donated by Kirk and Jean Hallahan, Mentor, Minnesota, in November 2020.

Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.

Acquisition Source: Wyman Sheppard (nephew of Laura Green)and his wife Alice

Acquisition Method: Donation; 91-1770

Preferred Citation: Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.

Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid added to Archon in April 2014.

Box and Folder Listing

Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Miscellaneous, 1870-1969Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Photographs 1-10Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Photographs 11-20Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Photographs 21-30Add to your cart.
Photograph 1234-24 is missing.
Folder 5: Photographs 31-40Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Photographs 41-46Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Correspondence from Maxwell Upson to Green, 1963-1967Add to your cart.
Cassette Tape 947: "Grand Folks of Grand Forks." Interview of Laura Green by [first name unknown] Thompson of KNOX RadioAdd to your cart.
Item 1: "Grand Folks of Grand Forks." Interview of Laura Green by [first name unknown] Thompson of KNOX Radio (LP record)Add to your cart.
Placed in the LP box.