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Red Cross clothing depot for 1957 tornado survivors, Fargo, N.D.
Red Cross clothing depot for 1957 tornado survivors, Fargo, N.D.
TitleRed Cross clothing depot for 1957 tornado survivors, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1957-06
CreatorOlson, Cal, 1924-2009
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionTwo young boys being fitted for used shoes by two women at Red Cross clothing depot after tornado of 1957 in Fargo, N.D. The clothing depot was set up at 610 University Drive N.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectSocial Life & Customs
Subject (LCTGM)Clothing relief
Shoes
Boys
Women
Community service
Interiors
Organization NameRed Cross and Red Crescent
Dakota Tractor & Equipment Co. (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Fargo (N.D.) - Tornado, 1957
AddressFargo (N.D.) - 7th Avenue N.
Fargo (N.D.) - 7th Avenue N. - 1300 block
Fargo (N.D.) - University Drive North
Fargo (N.D.) - University Drive North - 600 block
Decade1950-1959
Item Number2098.s5.6
Negative Number2098.s5.6
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"Being fitted for shoes at the Red Cross clothing depot by volunteer workers were these two youngsters. In the foreground is 10-year-old Thomas Conner, son of Mr. and Mrs. Alex Conner, 1012 17th St. N., being laced up by Mrs. Lloyd Forseth of 219 12th St. S. In the background is 10-year-old Gary Morris, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jessie Morris, 1105 19th St. N., with Judy Jensen of 219 12th St. S., assisting. The center is set up in the Caterpillar building at 13th Street and 7th Avenue North." caption with image published in The Fargo Forum, June 23, 1957, p. 7.
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.s5.6)
Rights ManagementCopyright held by Institute for Regional Studies.
Languageeng;
Digital IDco000066
Original SourceNegative
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