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Business part of Flora, N.D.
Business part of Flora, N.D.
TitleBusiness part of Flora, N.D.
Date of Original1908-08-10
DescriptionView looking down dirt street showing wood frame commercial buildings on both sides of the street. Several horse drawn carriages visible in the scene. Building at right has "Flora Hall. G. B. Kolsrud Hardware. Vaaler & Roppe General Merchandise" painted on it. Boardwalks visible in front of buildings.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Business & Industry
Subject (LCTGM)Dirt roads
Business districts
Commercial facilities
Wooden buildings
Wooden sidewalks
Hardware stores
General stores
Carriages & coaches
Organization NameG. B. Kolsrud Hardware (Flora, N.D.)
Vaaler & Roppe General Merchandise (Flora, N.D.)
LocationFlora (N.D.)
Benson County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2000.177.1
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Photographic postcards
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Transcription"Flora, N.D. 9-8-10. Dear Sister, Just a line before I go to work. Just had lunch and it was good. Swed dinner too. Going to drive to Maddock, and believe me it pretty cold. Livery man has a heavy coat for me. Sig." - Handwritten on back of postcard, postmarked from Maddock, N.Dak. Sep 3, 1910, addressed to Miss Astrid Landgren, 1076 - 25 Av. S.E., Mpls., Minn.
"x - hardware store ant I work. x2 Hotel where I ate dinner." - Handwritten on front of postcard with x's on corresponding buildings.
NotesTitle printed on front of postcard.
Photographer unknown.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionRonald Olin North Dakota Postcard Collection 2000
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2000.177.1)
Digital IDrs003269
Original SourcePhotograph
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