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Tax preperation at Internal Revenue Service office, Fargo, N.D.
Tax preperation at Internal Revenue Service office, Fargo, N.D.
TitleTax preperation at Internal Revenue Service office, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1954-03-09
CreatorOlson, Cal, 1924-2009
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionRoom filled with women seated behind typewriters working with income tax returns.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectPolitics & Government
Work life
Subject (LCTGM)Women
Office workers
Taxes
Typewriters
Interiors
Organization NameUnited States. Internal Revenue Service
Pioneer Mutual Life Building (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - 10th Street N.
Fargo (N.D.) - 10th Street N. - 200 block
Decade1950-1959
Item Number2098.s1012
Negative Number2098.s1012
Format of OriginalAcetate negatives
Safety film negatives
Dimensions of Original6 x 6 cm.
Publisher of OriginalForum Publishing Company (Fargo, N.D.)
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"Battery of Electronic Typewriters, each equipped with pen-feed devices, are used to list tax returns as they come in. Each machine can list 1, 200 to 1, 400 returns a day, three to four times faster than older methods. Machines are used to list tax refunds and to make up index cards for individual returns." - caption with image published in The Fargo Forum, March 14, 1954, p. 18.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Biography/HistoryIn 1954, the Internal Revenue Service occupied an office in the Pioneer Mutual Building at 203 10th Street N., Fargo, N.D.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionCal Olson Photograph Collection 2098
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/12634
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2098.s1012)
Rights ManagementCopyright held by Institute for Regional Studies.
Languageeng;
Digital IDco000231
Original SourceNegative
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