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Bird's-eye view of Douglas, N.D.
Bird's-eye view of Douglas, N.D.
TitleBird's-eye view of Douglas, N.D.
Date of Original190-?
DescriptionView of wood frame commercial building along street in Douglas, N.D. Most of the buildings have false fronts. There are numerous horse-drawn wagons parked in front of buildings. Some of the businesses visible are Hoff Bros. Hardware and Furniture, Douglas State Bank, City Pool Hall, Jo's Harness Shop. There is a grain elevator in distance at right.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Hardware stores
Billiard parlors
Carts & wagons
Commercial facilities
Business districts
Commercial streets
Grain elevators
False fronts
Organization NameHoff Bros. Hardware and Furniture (Douglas, N.D.)
Douglas State Bank (Douglas, N.D.)
Jo's Harness Shop (Douglas, N.D.)
LocationDouglas (N.D.)
Ward County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2000.138.1
Format of OriginalPostcards
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Publisher of OriginalGreenwood, Orr & Co. (Fargo, N.D.)
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"Douglas, N.D. June 29, 08. Dear Auntie: So you broke loose from the "babies" after Ive left I hear. well I don't like it here one bit. Suppose you're having a nice time down there. We're having nice weather here. Crops look fine. Best regards to you and Eph. & family from us all. Your niece Tena Ruble." - Handwritten on back of postcard, postmarked from Douglas, N.Dak. Jun 30, 1908. Addressed to Miss O. E. Ruble, Blooming Prairie, Minn. c/o Ephriam Johnson.
"08 37957" - Printed on back of postcard.
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 (2000.138.1)
Digital IDrs003377
Original SourcePostcard
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