Re: [NoblesCountyMN] Request for information
- Fantastic! Thank you so much for this. I look forward to hearing from you again soon.
> -------Original Message-------
> From: Nobles County Historical Society <n.c.h.society@...>
> Subject: Re: [NoblesCountyMN] Request for information
> Sent: 17 Feb '09 13:53
> We did find the article that they were on their way on July 24, 1951,
> and another one on July 26, 1951 that they were here with pictures,
> however the one on July 26th would not print correctly, we are going
> to retry tomorrow.
> Carolyn Soper
> On Tue, Feb 17, 2009 at 10:03 AM, esoraeth <[LINK:
> mailto:trish%40northwestcove.com] trish@...> wrote:
> > Hello,
> >> I'm not sure if you can help me with this, but I was referred to
> > your society as per a newspaper contact. I'm hoping to get a copy of
> > an old article in regards to my mother and family. They arrived there
> > in 1951. Supposedly there was an article about them, as being the
> > first German immigrants to the area since the War. I was hoping to
> > gather any copies of information or pictures I could in regards to
> > this. I was wondering if maybe your society might have some
> > information about this. I have what I knew posted at the bottom of
> > this letter. Any help or information would be greatly appreciated.
> > Thank you!
> >> >
> >> > I was told there was an article about my mother (Karin Olthoff
> > & family Dietrich & Meti parents, Dietrick, Magda, & Renate
> > sibilings) when she immigrated to the U.S. from Germany. She had said
> > they were featered in the newspaper. They arrived in New York
> > 7/23/1951 and headed directly out to their sponsor in Worthington,
> > MN.. Lakeview Farm. Their sponsor was John Steen. I would assume the
> > article may have been sometime end of July to August of 1951.
> >> >
> >> > I would really appreciate any assistance in this matter. Please
> > email me with any further questions or for contact numbers.
> > -Patricia
> Nobles County Historical Society