Skip to content home : browse : advanced search : preferences : my favorites : about : help  login  
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
 
Zoom in Zoom out Pan left Pan right Pan up Pan down Maximum resolution Fit in window Fit to width Rotate left Rotate right Hide/show thumbnail
Great Northern Railroad Depot, Devils Lake, N.D.
Great Northern Railroad Depot, Devils Lake, N.D.
TitleGreat Northern Railroad Depot, Devils Lake, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1900 and 1920
DescriptionColor postcard of a train station showing a crowded platform with many people and several wagons. Grain elevators are visible and utility poles run parrallel to the tracks in the background. A train is pulling into the station from the left.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectCity & Town Life
People
Transportation
Subject (LCTGM)Carts & wagons
Railroad stations
Railroads
Utility poles
Grain elevators
Buildings
Horses
Postcards
Subject (AAT)Hay wagons
Organization NameGreat Northern Railway Company (U.S.)
Great Northern Depot (Devils Lake, N.D.)
LocationDevils Lake (N.D.)
Decade1900-1909
1910-1919
Item NumberA0934
Format of OriginalColor postcards
Publisher of OriginalAmerican Import Co.
Place of PublicationMinneapolis (Minn.)
Transcription"G.N. Depot, Devils Lake, N. Dak."--Printed on front of postcard.
"G.N. Depot, Devils Lake, N. Dak. This is one of the finest depots outside the large cities, in the northwest. It is about 100 feet long, the interior being trimmed with marble and handsome frescoing. The Great Northern Railroad has just completed shops and other improvements at Devils Lake costing more than one million dollars."--Printed on back of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Relation[Is Part Of] North Dakota History textbook materials
Biography/HistoryThe Great Northern Railroad reached Devils Lake in 1885.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A0934)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA0934
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
powered by CONTENTdm ® | contact us  ^ to top ^