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Broadway and 2nd Ave., Fargo, N.D.
Broadway and 2nd Ave., Fargo, N.D.
TitleBroadway and 2nd Ave., Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1929?
DescriptionView looking south on Broadway from the intersection with 2nd Avenue No., showing the east side of the street. Business signs visible are, Radio Equipment Corporation, McNelis Hotel, Dentists, Ricker Co. Department Store, Hall-Allen Shoe Co., Hotel Donaldson. There are pedestrians visible in the scene as well as numerous automobiles parked along the curb. Pavers and street railway car tracks plainely visible in the image. Some of the buildings have canopies covering their business fronts.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Business districts
Street railroad tracks
Street lights
Radio industry
Department stores
Shoe stores
Dental offices
Organization NameBristol and Sweet Building (Fargo, N.D.)
Douglass Building (Fargo, N.D.)
Hancock Building (Fargo, N.D.)
Radio Equipment Corporation (Fargo, N.D.)
McNelis Hotel (Fargo, N.D.)
Ricker Co. Department Store (Fargo, N.D.)
Hall-Allen Shoe Co. (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 Number2001.19.2
Format of OriginalPhotographic postcards
Gelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Publisher of OriginalCo-Mo Company (Minneapolis, Minn.)
Place of PublicationMinneapolis (Minn.)
Transcription"Dear Onita, Will you please send me all Sid-Lites to 219 8th St. S., Fargo, N. Dak. I like Fargo quite well but its sorta lonesome at times. Will rite later Babe. P.S. Be sure to rite to." - Handwritten on back of postcard, postmarked Fargo, N. Dak. Sep 21, 1929. Addressed to Miss Onita Berven, Sidney, Montana.
"N-95" - Printed on front of postcard.
NotesTitle printed on front of postcard.
Photographer unknown.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionRonald Olin's Fargo, N.D. Photograph Collection 2001
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2001.19.2)
Digital IDrs000633
Original SourcePhotograph
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