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100 block of Broadway, Fargo, N.D.
100 block of Broadway, Fargo, N.D.
Title100 block of Broadway, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1910?
DescriptionView looking north on Broadway from the intersection with 1st Avenue No., showing the east side of the street. Business signs visible are, W. O. Olsen Furniture, J. Roen & Co. Millinery, and Ideal Theater. There are several pedestrians visible in the scene as well as a team of horses pulling a wagon, and a street railway car. Some of the buildings have awnings covering their business fronts. The I.O.O.F building (AKA Donaldson Hotel) building is visible in the foreground.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Business districts
Carts & wagons
Street railroads
Furniture stores
Organization NameIndependent Order of Odd Fellows
Singer Building (Fargo, N.D.)
Hancock Building (Fargo, N.D.)
Douglass Building (Fargo, N.D.)
J. Roen & Co. (Fargo, N.D.)
The Ideal (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - Broadway
Fargo (N.D.) - Broadway - 100 block
Item Number2006.12.5
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Photographic postcards
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Transcription"Dear Chum: I suppose you will be surprised to hear from me. I have been down home for the past three weeks & have been very sick with phnemonia but am better now. I was in Mpls last night for a half an hour only but I found it was impossible to see you, didn't have a phone. But I'll be back for good in a few days. Please Ans. My add: c/o Bell Tele. Ex. Fargo, N.D. {W.L.C}. From Charles H." - Handwritten on back of postcard, postmarked Fargo, N. Dak. Oct. 2, 1910 and Minneapolis Riverside Oct. 25. Addressed to Miss Jesselynn Hudson, 3474 24 Ave. South, Mpls., Minn.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
"Cor. B'way and 2nd Ave. Fargo, N.D." - Printed on front of postcard. This is an error as image taken from the corner of 1st Avenue not 2nd Avenue.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionJohn Caron's Fargo, N.D. Photograph Collection 2006
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2006.12.5)
Digital IDrs000634
Original SourcePhotograph
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