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Threshing in Pembina County, N.D.
Threshing in Pembina County, N.D.
TitleThreshing in Pembina County, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1890 and 1925?
CreatorCampbell, Warren
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA large threshing operation is shown here. At right, the steam engine is visible. At center, several horse-drawn carts loaded with grain can be seen by the viewer. Additionally, several workers pose for the photograph. Notice the four women and three children in front. In the background, a farm yard is in sight.
General SubjectWomen
Pioneer Era
Rural views
Work Life
Subject (LCTGM)Steam engines
Threshing machines
Carts & wagons
Subject (Local)Threshing crews
LocationPembina County (N.D.)
Item NumberPCHS-5122
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"W. Campbell, Neche, N. Dak-Morris, Manitoba" Stamped into front of photograph.
"Felson Twp. Or Bruce Community" Handwritten on back of photograph.
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 CollectionCampbell Photograph Collection
Credit LinePembina County Historical Society (PCHS-5122)
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 IDdmPCHS5122
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