Collection M190 - Regina Becker Collection

Henry J. Martens excursion to Kern County, California Henry J. Martens with Henry Hodel, Gustav Weyand, and P. B. Harms Henry Martens excursionists visiting southern California, August 1909. Harms family home in Martensdale, California View of Martensdale, California, winter of 1909-1910

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Regina Becker Collection


  • 1900-1953 (Creation)

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5 photographs, b & w.

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Regina Becker was born near Weatherford, Oklahoma. She moved with her family to Kern County, California, in 1909, as part of the ill-fated Martensdale settlement. In addition to her work as a mother and homemaker, Becker devoted considerable time to genealogical research and the translation of German documents.

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Includes 5 photographs related to the promotion and settlement of Martensdale, California.

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