Norway Lake Lutheran Historical Association

The articles of Gabriel Stene

Select from the links on the left to bring up a display of a grouping of articles written by Gabriel Stene in the 1920s for the West Central Tribune. Beneath the links is a listing of the Articles by headline and number.  Also, another link has an index of names and places  paired with the number of the article.

Gabriel Stenes Articles 1-10

Gabriel Stenes Articles 11-14

Gabriel Stenes Articles 15-29

Gabriel Stenes Articles 30-46

Gabriel Stenes Articles 47-65

 

Indes of Names and Places

1

Old Norway Reminiscences

2

Striking a Hornet’s Nest

3

Cooperation of Pioneers

4

Threshing fifty-seven years ago

5

The Soldiers’ patrol trail

6

In search of a new railroad

7

The return from foot lake station

8

I report to the teacher

9

A boy visits west lake grave

10

Norwegians from all bygds

11

Prairie Fires

12

Billy Ferguson, the engineer

13

A tragedy at Morris

14

A trip to St. Cloud

15

Trip to St. Cloud (continued)

16

Return from St. Cloud

17

Pioneers and Oxen

18

Baalson’s Trip

19

When my pet oxen ran away with the preacher

20

Another ox motor trip to mill and in blizzard

21

Hauling wheat to Willmar

22

Hauling grist from Kingston in 1860

23

The storm of fifty-seven years ago

24

The Varmlanddings of Mamre

25

Incidents from the great snowstorm of 1873

26

The big storm of 1873

27

The Hardanger Heroine

28

The Iverson family

29

Early Willmar

30

Early Pilneer incidents

31

Harvestin in early days

32

More pioneer incidents

33

A Trip to Granite Falls

34

The Grasshopper Plague

35

Sets up two binders & sees embryo US Senator

36

Crooked trails and no fences

37

Old settlers’ memorial

38

Memorial (con’t)

39

A pioneer go-to-bed from Children

40

The pioneer babin and museum

41

Children’s story Another Cattle Hunt

42

Further echoes from 1873

43

Threshing in the early days

44

Misplaced

45

Ben Everson is no more

46

The pioneer home

47

From early New London westward

48

Aburial in a railroad construction crew

49

Arctander won his case

50

A flock of sheep

51

Hauge synod

52

Review of local history

53

A sad market day at Willmar

54

Midsummer day in 1882

55

Booze, Snuff and Cigarettes

56

Review of local history

57

 

58

Review of local history

59

When I tried to play doctor and regretted it

60

Local history review

61

Local history review

62

Local history review in the new land

63

Local history review

64

 

65

Glimpses of pioneer life