Washburn Boy Scout Troop, Washburn, N.D.
|Title||Washburn Boy Scout Troop, Washburn, N.D. |
|Date of Original||1915? |
|Creator||DeGraff, William H.|
|Creator Role||Photographer |
|Description||Members of the Boy Scout troop pose for this photograph. All are dressed in uniform. The front row of young men kneel down while the back row stand. The photograph was taken outside and snow can be seen on the ground. |
|Personal Name||Buckholtz, Richard|
Mann, Lewis J.
Lindell, Gustof A
|Organization Name||Boy Scouts of America|
|Item Number||MC-19 |
|Format of Original||Photographic prints|
|Dimensions of Original||12 x 17 cm. |
|Transcription||"Washburn Boy Scout troop. 1st Boy Scout troop in ND"--Handwritten on front of supplementary page. |
"Standing left to right: Richard Buckhotz, Roy Wahl, Carl Knudtson, Roy Westmiller, Lewis J. Mann, Albert Peterson, Clausen Rice, Gustof, A. Lindell, Roy Indseth, Donald King, Alfred Ekstrom, Asa Lathrop, Henry Lorentzen, Scout Master, J.C. Pengelley"
"Kneeling left to right: Theadore Broekel, Harold Ferguson, Reinhold Sattler, James Whitlock, Erastus Charlesbois, Hugh Johnson, Walter Schweizer, Archie Nelson, Marvin Rice, Howard Anderson, Russell Anderson, Howard Holtan."
"The troop was organized in 1915 and is believed to be the first troop organized in the state. Rev. Pengelley as a boy in England was a scout under Baden-Powell, founder of the Boy Scouts in England. W.D. Boyce was instrumental in organizing the Boy Scout of American which was uncorporated in the District of Columbia. Feb. 8, 1910"--Typed on supplementary page.
|Notes||Title created by staff. |
|Repository Institution||McLean County Historical Society|
|Credit Line||McLean County Historical Society (MC-19) |
|Rights Management||Copyright status unknown. |
|Ordering Information||McLean County Historical Society
Attn: Vivian Merkel, Sec./Curator
P.O. Box 124
Washburn, N.D. 58577
|Grant||NHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08 |
|Digital ID||dmMC19 |