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Railroad depot and railyards, Mandan, N.D.
Railroad depot and railyards, Mandan, N.D.
TitleRailroad depot and railyards, Mandan, N.D.
Date of Original1909
CreatorHolmboe, Peter
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionWide angle panorama taken from the top of railway cars parked in railyards. The gardens surrounding the depot can be seen with the work "Mandan" spelled out in flowers and surrounded by grass and trees. A tailor's shop and Interocean Hotel can be seen on Main Street beyond the park area with two women in white with parasols walking in front of the entrance. The two story depot with covered area faces towards the railyard with people milling around and cars with lumber stacks are waiting to be hooked to trains. Two elevators are visible in distance with "Best Flour" visible on one.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectTransportation
Subject (LCTGM)Panoramic views
Postcards
Railroads
Railroad tracks
Railroad stations
Railroad shops & yards
Railroad freight cars
Organization NameNorthern Pacific Depot (Mandan, N.D.)
Interocean Hotel (Mandan, N.D.)
LocationMandan (N.D.)
Decade1900-1909
Item Number2000-P-004-0001
Format of OriginalPostcards
Transcription"Mandan N.D. copyright by Peter Holmboe 1909"--Handwritten on front of postcard.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionLarry Rova Photograph Collection 2000-P-004
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (2000-P-004-0001)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh2000P0040001
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