Dorcas Society


Dorcas Society


Photo showing members of the Dorcas Society. The women are all dressed for the 75th Celebration of Dickinson, N. D. The last woman on the front row is probably wearing an original dress. In the bottom right corner are the words Osborn Studio Dickinson, N. Dak. Identified. Exact date and location unknown.

Top Row from left: Helen (Mrs. Adolph) Geck, Lois (Mrs. L.B.) Price, Clara (Mrs. Ray) Schnell, Laura (Mrs. Sam) Chernasek, Kathleen (Mrs. Theodore) Kellogg, Gloyd? (Mrs. Frank G.) Hallowell, Janet (Mrs. Dave) Price, and Beth Rodgers Rabe. Second Row: Esther (Mrs. Frank) Whitney, Margery (Mrs. Vernon) McCutchan, Fanny Hauser Lish, Margaret (Mrs. Andrew) Meier and Grace (Mrs. C.R.) Dukart. Seated on the floor is Mary (Mrs. Robert) Looney.


Osborn Studio

Date Created



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black and white Kodak Film





Spatial Coverage

Dickinson, N. D.

Original Format

black and white copy negative

Physical Dimensions

1 x 1.5


Osborn Studio, Dickinson, N. Dak.

Cataloguer's Notes

No receipt. 1 glassine env with the words Dorcas Society, and the number 274. 1 CA neg env with the words Dorcas Society, and the number -274- and #258. Neg. #3.
Information from Osborn's Index #258 "Dorcas Society Ladies in costume to help celebrate Dickinson's 7th Anniversary at Frank Whitney home 4th Ave and 2nd St.".

Physical Location

Osborn Copy Negatives Box. Photo Storage.

Ordering Info


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Osborn Studio, “Dorcas Society,” Southwestern North Dakota Digital Archive At the Dickinson Museum Center, accessed June 15, 2024,