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Weasel snow cat, Elbowoods, N.D.
Weasel snow cat, Elbowoods, N.D.
TitleWeasel snow cat, Elbowoods, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1945 and 1955
DescriptionTwo "Weasel" snowcats useful for getting around in the harsh winters of North Dakota are pictured here. The snowcats are relatively small. At right, a man sits in one of the "Weasels". In the background a government building with a gas pump is visible. The snow also indicates winter.
General SubjectTransportation
People
Weather
Subject (LCTGM)Snowmobiles
Gasoline tanks
Snow
Winter
Government facilities
LocationElbowoods (N.D.)
Fort Berthold Indian Reservation (N.D.)
Decade1940-1949
1950-1959
Item NumberTM-16
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original9 x 14.5 cm.
Transcription"Elbowoods 1948 (?)"
"Govt bldg."--Handwritten on back of photograph. "Elbowoods Weasel - rough winter"--Handwritten on front of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryFrank Eagle was a former Bureau of Indian Affairs employee and a resident of New Town, N.D. He and his wife had no children so his personal photograph collection was donated to his niece, Shirley Simenson. Ms. Simenson then donated it to the Three Affiliated Tribes Museum.
Repository InstitutionThree Affiliated Tribes Museum
Repository CollectionFrank Eagle Collection
Credit LineThree Affiliated Tribes Museum (TM-16)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Ordering InformationThree Affiliated Tribes Museum Attn: Marilyn Hudson, Administrator P.O. Box 147 302 Frontage Road New Town, ND 58763 (701) 627-4477 tatmuseum@restel.net
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08
Digital IDdmTM16
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