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Seven Traction Engines in a row, Traction Engineering School, North Dakota Agricultural College
Seven Traction Engines in a row, Traction Engineering School, North Dakota Agricultural College
TitleSeven Traction Engines in a row, Traction Engineering School, North Dakota Agricultural College
Date of Original1908
CreatorBolley, Henry Luke, 1865-1956
Creator RolePhotographer;
DescriptionSeven traction engines on a field at the North Dakota Agricultural College. Painted on the first engine is "The New Huber, Marion, O." Dark smoke rising from stacks.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectColleges & Universities
Agriculture
Subject (LCTGM)Traction engines
Tractors
Meadows
Smoke
Organization NameNorth Dakota State University - Grounds
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1900-1909
Item NumberBol.37.5
Negative NumberNeg. 4x6-43c
Format of OriginalFilm negatives
Dimensions of Original10 x 14 cm.
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"Traction school"
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Biography/History"Traction Engineering. First year of two-year Engineering course and third year of Farm Husbandry course, fall term, five hours a week. The first four weeks are devoted to a careful study of the gasoline engine with the view of making students expert operators of such engines as are used for farm purposes. The remaining ten weeks are devoted to a study of the traction engine, especial attention being paid to its proper care, management and adjustment. The laboratory work of this course is of a very practical nature, and consists of work which experts usually are called upon to do in the field." P. 94. Catalog and Announcement of North Dakota Agricultural College for 1907-1908, Fargo, North Dakota.
"The New Huber, " was built by the Huber Manufacturing Comopany whichwas founded in 1865 in Marion, Ohio. The comanoy built traction engines and tractors throguh the Secojnd World War, when it cesaed tractor priduction.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, University Archives
Repository CollectionH.L. Bolley Photography Collection
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/4766
Credit LineUniversity Archives, NDSU, Fargo (Bol.37.5)
Languageeng;
Digital IDbo000155
Original SourceNegative
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