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Aerial view of Buffalo River Speedway near Glyndon, Minn. during flood
Aerial view of Buffalo River Speedway near Glyndon, Minn. during flood
TitleAerial view of Buffalo River Speedway near Glyndon, Minn. during flood
Date of Original1955-08-05
CreatorOlson, Cal, 1924-2009
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionAerial over the Buffalo River Speedway showing facility surrounded by flood waters. U.S. Highway 10 is visible running along the top of the image.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectAerials
Weather
Subject (LCTGM)Aerial photographs
Floods
Racetracks
Roads
Organization NameBuffalo River Speedway (Glyndon, Minn.)
LocationGlyndon (Minn.)
Clay County (Minn.)
Minnesota
United States
Buffalo River (Minn.)
United States Highway 10
Decade1950-1959
Item Number2098.121
Negative Number2098.121
Format of OriginalAcetate negatives
Safety film negatives
Dimensions of Original10 x 13 cm.
Publisher of OriginalForum Publishing Company (Fargo, N.D.)
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"Wet Track: The Fargo-Moorhead Speedway three miles east of Glyndon, Minn., resembled a saucer filled with water Friday afternoon after Buffalo River floodwaters filled the center of the race track. Visible at the upper right is U. S. Highway 10, with water-filled ditches on each side. This picture was taken looking southeast across the Speedway." - caption with image published in The Fargo Forum, August 7, 1955, p. 1.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
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 (2098.121)
Rights ManagementCopyright held by Institute for Regional Studies.
Languageeng;
Digital IDco000041
Original SourceNegative
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