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Texaco Station in Urbana, N.D.
Texaco Station in Urbana, N.D.
TitleTexaco Station in Urbana, N.D.
Date of Originalcirca 1959
DescriptionA photo of the Texaco station and the town sign in Urbana, North Dakota. The station is a wooden building with gas pumps in front. In the background other house and cars are visible. A piece of paper that reads, "Urbana about 1959" is taped to the front of the photograph.
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Transportation
Subject (LCTGM)Cities & towns
Automobile service stations
Signs (Notices)
Wooden buildings
Utility poles
Automobiles
Organization NameTexaco, inc.
LocationUrbana (N.D.)
Decade1950-1959
Item NumberBC-11-59-1
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original25 x 21 cm.
Transcription"Urbana corner- on Hiway 10. Building torn down. School house still there. Used for community meetings, etc. Home of Mrs. Elsie Hayes-- Mother of Jack Hayes who still lives nearby."--Handwritten on back of photograph.
"Village of Urbana in it's heyday. Store now gone. Return to Lillian Diemert."--Typewritten on back of photograph.
"Urbana about 1959"--Handwritten on piece of paper on front of photograph.
"Urbana Store"--Handwritten on front of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Repository InstitutionBarnes County Historical Society
Repository CollectionBarnes County Historical Society Photograph Collection
Credit LineBarnes County Historical Society (BC-11-59-1)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Owned by Barnes County Historical Society.
Ordering InformationBarnes County Historical Society address:
315 Central Ave. N.
Valley City, ND 58072
Phone number: 701-845-0966
Fax: 701-845-4282
Email: bchistoricalsociety@hotmail.com
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2009-2010 NAR10-RC-10062-09
Digital IDdmBC11591
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