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Chateau De Mores, Medora, N.D.
Chateau De Mores, Medora, N.D.
TitleChateau De Mores, Medora, N.D.
Date of Original196-?
DescriptionElevated view of house in distance on hill with automobiles parked below and visitors center among trees.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectLandmarks
Subject (LCTGM)Houses
Historic buildings
Personal NameMores, Antoine Amedee Marie Vincent Manca de Vallombrosa, marquis de, 1858-1896
Mores, Medora von Hoffman, marquise de
LocationMedora (N.D.)
Billings County (N.D.)
Chateau de Mores State Historic Site (N.D.)
Badlands (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2087.175
Format of OriginalSlides
Color images
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
Transcription"Billings Co., Chateau of Marquis De Mores - Aerial view near Medora. A, 79" - Handwritten on slide mount.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryThe Marquis de Mores arrived in North Dakota in 1883 and he built this house as a summer residence for his family. They spent summers here until 1886. The house was deeded to the State Historical Society of North Dakota by Louis, Duke de Vallombrosa in 1936.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionNorth Dakota Slide Collection 2087
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2087.175)
Digital IDrs010591
Original SourceSlide
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