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British-American wedding gifts, Pembina County, N.D.
British-American wedding gifts, Pembina County, N.D.
TitleBritish-American wedding gifts, Pembina County, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1890 and 1905?
DescriptionThis photograph shows a table with wedding dishes and other gifts on it. Fine china, a painting, and a lamp are among the various items on the table. Notice the small cards placed on or near each gift. Wallpaper is visible on the wall.
General SubjectSocial Life & Customs
Subject (LCTGM)Weddings
LocationPembina County (N.D.)
Item NumberPCHS-5135
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original13 x 18 cm
NotesTitle created by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryThe name Pembina is derived from the Chippewa Indian term for the high bush cranberry which grew in profusion along the Pembina River. Anepeminan Sipi means Redberry River. With the pronunciation of the French Metis, anepeminan could very easily become Pembina.
Bibliographic ReferencePembina Centennial Committee. A History of Pembina County. 1967, 4.
Repository InstitutionPembina County Historical Society
Repository CollectionPembina County Historical Society Photograph Collection
Credit LinePembina County Historical Society (PCHS-5135)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to Pembina County Historical Society.
Ordering InformationPembina County Historical Society
Zelda Hartje
13572 Hwy 5
Cavalier, ND 58220
Phone: (701) 265-4941
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2009-2010 NAR10-RC-10062-09
Digital IDdmPCHS5135
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