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Ashley Jewish Homesteaders Cemetery Marker image, Touch for more information
By Jerry Klinger, May 21, 2017
Ashley Jewish Homesteaders Cemetery Marker
North Dakota (McIntosh County), Ashley — Ashley Jewish Homesteaders Cemetery - Left Marker
On November 17, 2015, the United States Department of the Interior officially named this site to the National Register of Historic Places. From the 1880s through the 1930s, 1200 Jewish farmers lived on over 250 homesteads in North Dakota - the . . . — Map (db m103862) HM
North Dakota (McIntosh County), Ashley — Ashley Jewish Homesteaders Cemetery -Right Marker
Unlike most of their Jewish brethren who remained on or near the East Coast in big cities, these first-time farmers boarded trains to "The Great Northwest," staking their claims 20 years after McInstosh County was opened for homesteading. They . . . — Map (db m103863) HM

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