People in or near Tolley, North Dakota, about 1907
Anna (Long) Carlson (left) and Blanche (Byers) Stark.
They were life-long friends since their childhood in
The photo is captioned "Bachelor Friends". My mother (Margaret Carlson) used to relate how the
bachelors would flock to the Byers' homestead because Blanche was one of the few eligible single woman in the county.
There is no information on where this photo was taken and none of the men are identified.
The photo is captioned "Last day of school", but no further information is given. I'll speculate
that it was taken in Tolley, ND. or Princeton, MN.
Many thanks to
for these photos.
Can you provide names, details or corrections?
BACK TO MAIN HISTORY MENU