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Ostrom Photos Identified Through Area Newspapers - 2016


 

Unidentified Ostrom photos were first published in area newspapers in January 2006.  Subscribers are asked to provide identifications to the Sibley County Historical Society.  Many photos have been identified through the newspapers.

 


Click on links below to see photos identified in past years.

 

 

Thirty (30) Ostrom Photos have been identified in 2016 and are shown below.

 


We enthusiastically thank all newspapers

participating in this project!

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Gaylord Hub

Lafayette-Nicollet Ledger

Standard-Gazette and Messenger (Gibbon & Fairfax)

Winthrop News



(N-438)

Langhorst Family (Winthrop)

Seated: Jeanette, Ann, Paul, Vernon

Standing: Lois, Ruby, Leola, Arline, Wilma

c. 1961

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Identified by: Vernon Langhorst (Nelson, WI)



(N-437)

Margaretha & Ferdinand Ruschmeyer

50th Anniversary 

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Identified by: Royla Borchert (Winthrop)



(N-436)

Gorr Family (Winthrop)

Seated: Sophie & Alex

Standing: Shirley, Elsie, Marie, Delores, Dorothy, Fred, Richard, Harvey, Gottlieb, Rudy 

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Identified by: LeAnn Werner, daughter of Shirley (Winthrop); Jeanne Cole, daughter of Delores (Winthrop); Sam Shult; Kelly Pierson



(N-434)

Brede Siblings

Seated: Richard

Standing: Bertha, Alvina, & Mary 

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Identified by: Adrianne Sjostrom (Winthrop)



(N-433)

Arthur and Maybelle Bonderson & Family

Carl on father's lap

Standing: Lyle, Barbara, Lois, John, & Betty 

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Identified by: Helen Bonderson, Rodney Lind (Gaylord)



(N-432)


Johanna & Herman Schuette

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Identified by:

Marvanna Kettner (Winthrop, Granddaughter) & Gary Schuette (Grandson)



(N-430)

Front: Darlene Weitzenkamp, Betty Reese

Back: Ed Hallsten, Roger Blomquist

Evangelical Covenant Church, Winthrop

Confirmation class of 1956

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Identified by: Karen Benson, Winthrop



(N-429)

Uecker Family

Reggie, Berdina, Leonard, LaVerna, LuVerne Borchert 

20th Anniversary photo

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Identified by: Reggie & Kathy Uecker (Bownton), Elaine Deschaine, Royla Borchert (Arlington)



(N-428)

Swanson Family

Susan, Madelyn, Steven, Rev. Stanley, Becky, and Timothy 

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Identified by: Ron & Neva Paulson (Lafayette), Adrianne Sjostrom



(N-426)

Selma Gehrke & Ernest Otto

Anniversary photo (married 1931)

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Identified by: Irene Leske and Mary Lou Otto, Winthrop



(N-425)

Alvina Jahnke & Herman Kreft

35th Wedding Anniversary (1956)

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Identified by: Sharon Bird (Granddaughter) and Lu Dibbert Grack



(N-424)

Beverly Johnson & Marvin Caspersen

Married in 1956

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Identified by: Rodney Lind, Gaylord



(N-423)

Glenda & Dennis Dording

c. 1955

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Identified by: Elaine Deschaine



(N-418)

Vivian & Sandra Mueffelmann

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Vivian reports the identification!



(N-417)

Betty Pagel, Jean Pagel, Duane Haines, Lester Stark

++++ Wedding +++

Identification by: Barb Pagel, Winthrop



(N-416)

Elmer & Violet Walz Family

Front: Renee, Debra, Sheila, John (Jack)

Back: Steven, Violet, Elmer, Sandra

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Identified by: Gene Berg, Elaine Deschaine, Ron & Sandy Zachow, Samuel Shult



(N-415)

Peter & Peggy Westby

c. 1956

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ID'd by: Gene Berg & Janice Hall (Hutchinson)



(N-413)

Earl, Karen, & Carol Heuer

All graduates of Winthrop High School

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Identified by: Margaret Lofthus (Winthrop), Elaine Ricke Wirtanen, and Karen Sagmoen (Courtland) 



(N-410)

Donna & Joyce Wendland

1956

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Joyce shares, "The picture gave me a good laugh because I remember my mom trying to get me to sit still to cut my bangs for the photo shoot."

Identified by: Joyce herself! and Darlene Voss, Winthrop



(N-409)

Carol Grosam & Lloyd Schroeder

Married at St. Andrew's Catholic Church, Fairfax

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Identified by: Lloyd's cousin Avonne Schuett, Brownton



(N-408)

Front: Barbara Howland, Joanne Sletten, Lou Ann Eckberg, Carolyn Ericson, Mary Jane Nierengarten, Kay Voelz

Back: Ron Webster, Warren Roberts, Dave Bjorklund, Dale Monson, Reuben Stresemann

Winthrop High School

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Identified by: Reuben Stresemann, Jeanne Webster Janssen, Gregory Johnson (Winthrop), Dave Mueller (Winthrop)



(N-402)

Leonard Boehlke

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Identified by: Otto Gutknecht, Winthrop



(N-400)

Chuck & Randy Freidrichs

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Sons of Loren and Carole Freidrichs

 


Identified by: Lyla Freidrichs, Gibbon



(N-399)

Sisters Bernell and Marjorie Blaalid

Augustana Lutheran Church confirmation

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Identified by: Dick Isakson and Patricia Ericson



(N-398)

Louise & Carl Schuette

Winthrop

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Jackie Bernstein emailed us, "Anniversary picture. My great grandparents."

Also identified byGranddaughter Adrianne Lindeman



(N-397)

Grace (Jacobson) & Urban Johnson

Winthrop

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We hear from Mary Lou (Johnson) Rolfe, "The couple in the Wednesday edition of the Winthrop News are my parents."

Also identified byIrene Leske



(N-396)

Ron & Richard Klement

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Sons of Robert and Mary Ann Klement, Gibbon

Identified by: Delores Klement, Gibbon



(N-394)

Ida & William Lickfett

Winthrop

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Identified by: Irene Leske



(N-393)

Elaine & Allen Trebelhorn

Family farmed between Winthrop & Gibbon and attended Winthrop H.S.

c. 1955

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Identified by: Elaine herself! Carol Grant and Irene Leske



(N-390)

Adela & Vernon Woods

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Identified by: Carroll & Joyce Woods, Gibbon