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Sisters of St. Francis Convent (Hankinson, North Dakota) Photographs

1996StFrancis01

Black and white portrait of unknown wedding couple. Dated 1912. Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Photograph Collection, GRHC.

1996StFrancis02

Black and white portrait of unknown group. Dated "June 13, 1945." Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC.

1996StFrancis03

Black and white snapshot of Sr. Magdalen Schaal, circa 1950. Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC.

1996StFrancis04

Black and white portrait of unknown young woman wearing Gibson Girl-style bodice. Circa 1905. Inscription on reverse "Sr. Magdlen Schaan." Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC.

1996StFrancis05

Color snapshot of fourteen visible mules hitched to a wagon. Printed date on reverse "1978." Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC.

1996StFrancis06

Photographic image of mule train pulling wagon. Inscribed on reverse "My brother Bill trailing with his 22 mules/ Bill Schaan photo." Circa 1980. Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC.

1996StFrancis07

Color snapshot of women with loaves of bread. Inscribed on reverse "Sr. Magdalen Schaan and helpers after breaking white bread in Oakes Hospital Dietary Kitchen." Date on reverse "Nov. 82." Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC.

1996StFrancis08

Black and white snapshot. Inscribed on reverse "Sr. Magdalen's mother wearing a white shawl from Russia." Circa 1960. Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC.

1996StFrancis09

Black and white snapshot. Inscribed on reverse "Sr. Magdalen Schaan after baking the buns. There were over 100 buns in Oakes in the Dietary Kitchen." Circa 1970. Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC.

1996StFrancis10

Black and white snapshot of young girl. Inscribed on reverse "Elizabeth Bickler Sister Bernadine OSF/ 4 Years." Circa 1917. Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC.

1996StFrancis11

Black and white portrait of wedding couple identified on reverse as "Lewis and Catherine (Thomas) Bickler/ parents of Sr. Bernadine Bickler." Circa 1910. Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC

1996StFrancis12

Black and white snapshot. Inscribed on reverse "When I was a postulant./ 1933." Label on reverse states "Sister Bernadine." Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC.

1996StFrancis13

Black and white portrait of unknown wedding party. Circa 1925. Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC.

1996StFrancis14

Black and white studio portrait of group of fourteen unidentified individuals. Circa 1940. Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC.

1996StFrancis15

Black and white studio portrait of unidentified wedding couple. Circa 1910. Image courtesy of Sisters of St. Francis Convent Photograph Collection, GRHC.

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