Lars and Martha Berg family history and photographs donated to the NDSU Archives

A published family history of the descendants of Lars & Martha Berg as been donated to the Institute for Regional Studies Archives book collection.  The book is by the donors, Don and Adele Reierson, of Fargo, N.D.  The family originated in Trysil, Hedmark, Norway and settled in Wiser Township, Cass County, North Dakota in the 1880s.  The book is 490 pages long with numerous family photographs and an index and family health history in the back.

Besides the book, the Reierson's donated three oversize charcoal portraits. The subjects are Lars Berg, Martha Berg, and the wedding photograph of Nels & Carrie (Berg) Swenson.

Thank you to the Reierson's for their thoughtful donation.