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Tornado Junction sign at Gateway Seed Co., Fargo, N.D.
Tornado Junction sign at Gateway Seed Co., Fargo, N.D.
TitleTornado Junction sign at Gateway Seed Co., Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1957-06-25
CreatorChapman, Samuel G.
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionSign with the following notice posted, "Gateway builds again! Hit Aug. 30, 1956, Hit June 20, 1957. Odds against a third hitting tornado junction 4, 174, 563, 890 to 1!! We like our odds! Darrow Beaton Mgr." A portion of a block building is visible to the right of the sign.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectWeather
Subject (LCTGM)Signs (Notices)
Tornadoes
Organization NameGateway Seed Co. (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - 7th Avenue N.
Fargo (N.D.) - 7th Avenue N. - 2200 block
Decade1950-1959
Item Number2065.37.14
Format of OriginalColor images
Slides
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
Transcription"A betting man builds following the Fargo, N.Dak. tornado!" - handwritten on slide.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Biography/HistoryThe 1957 Fargo city directory lists Gateway Seed Co. Inc. at 2222 7th Avenue N., Fargo, N.D.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionSamuel G. Chapman Collection 2065
Fargo Public Library Photograph Collection 2065
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/979
Credit LineFargo Public Library Photograph Collection, NDIRS-NDSU (2065.37.14)
Rights ManagementPermission to reproduce this image given by creator, Samuel Chapman; request through NDSU Institute for Regional Studies.
Languageeng;
Digital IDfpl00106
Original SourceSlide
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