Lady on front porch with 2 very small children. Photo is on a photograh Post Card. The seal on the lower right states: Photo By A.C. Kase. On the back is written in pencil the following, as well as I ... show more
Lady on front porch with 2 very small children. Photo is on a photograh Post Card. The seal on the lower right states: Photo By A.C. Kase. On the back is written in pencil the following, as well as I can make out. 'Ieter taget pra vor' 'Ieter Ien elste og di to yngske' It is Addressed to MRS Gregersen, Milton edgeills (it is not a capital 'e'), Clinton ? ? ? It is signed: Louie (there are no post marks on card)
Mystery: Unknown Lady and babies. In hopes of learning who is in the picture. This picture was with family photos that includes the Johnsen and Lovstad names. Marie Dorthea Lovstad, born 15/1 1866, Denmark, emigrated to USA in 1887 at the age of 21 - settled in Blair, Nebraska. Married Niels Peter Johnsen who was born in Wrads Sogn kanderborg Amt, Jyland Denmark. She married her second husband Charles E. Squires in Wymore, Neb. Moved to Wichita, KS in the 1920's. Died in 1947 at the age of 81. Her surviving children at the time of her death: LOUIE JOHNSEN, b 4-22-1982 Omaha, Nebraska, died 08-05-1977 KC,MO (per his birth certificate Niels was 29 and Dorothea was 26) J. VICTOR JOHNSEN of St. Louis, MO; UMPHREY JOHNSEN of Wichita, KS; RUBY (Mrs. Henry Babb) of Wichita; and CHRISTINE (Mrs Fred Landis ) of Lamont, OK. (Dorthea had 14 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren at the time of her death. She is buried in the Wichita Park Cemetary.