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Matt Werven and Minneapolis-Moline UTS Tractor
Matt Werven and Minneapolis-Moline UTS Tractor
TitleMatt Werven and Minneapolis-Moline UTS Tractor
Date of Original1990
DescriptionView of Matt Werven standing next to an orange Minneapolis-Moline UTS tractor that he drove from Backoo, N.D. to Bismarck, N.D. A sign on the tractor says, "MM UTS drove 335 MI. from BACKOO to BISMARCK by MATT WERVEN, Donated by, PEMBINA COUNTY Oldest Co. in N. Dakota."
General SubjectAgriculture
Subject (LCTGM)Tractors
People
Men
Signs (Notices)
Personal NameWerven, Matt
LocationBackoo (N.D.)
Bismarck (N.D.)
Pembina County (N.D.)
Decade1990-1999
Item NumberPCHS5044
Format of OriginalColor photographic prints
Dimensions of Original13 x 18 cm.
Transcription"U.T.S. M.M. tractor donated by Pembina County, driven to Bismarck in June 1989 to take part in the N.D. 100 year celebration, trip took 3 days, stayed in Condo - Harvey - 3rd night in Mandan, tractor made 10 miles per gal. U.T.S. was the N.D. Centennial Tractor. There were 360 Entrys in parade and a fast 500 horses a great trip. Matt Werven 1990"--Handwritten on back of mat.
"This tractor was driven to Bismarck N.D. in June 1989 by Matt Weven for the 100 Year Centennial Celebration there. There were 360 Entry's in parade only one from Pembina County was Matt on this 1948 U.T.S. tractor which was called the N.D. Centennial tractor. The trip took 4 days"--Handwritten on back of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Repository InstitutionPembina County Historical Society
Repository CollectionPembina County Historical Society Photograph Collection
Credit LinePembina County Historical Society Photograph Collection (PCHS5044)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Owned by Pembina County Historical Society.
Ordering InformationPembina County Historical Society
Address: 13572 Hwy 5
Cavalier, N.D. 58220
Phone number: 701-265-4941 or 701-265-4691
Email address: pchsm@polarcomm.com
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08
Digital IDdmPCHS5044
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