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Main Street, New Town, N.D.
Main Street, New Town, N.D.
TitleMain Street, New Town, N.D.
Date of Original1956-10-08
DescriptionMany businesses are visible in this view of New Town's Main Street. On the left, the Lake Hotel, several bars, cafes, and the Farmers Union Elevator are visible. On the right, a Rexall drug store, the Tastee-Freeze, a market, barber shop, the American Legion, Pegg's Cafe, and the Stockman's Bar are visible. Cars are parked in front of businesses on both sides of the street.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Transportation
Subject (LCTGM)Hotels
Bars
Cafes
Grain elevators
Drugstores
Ice cream & ices
Barbershops
Grocery stores
Automobiles
Flags
Postcards
Organization NameLake Hotel (New Town, N.D.)
Farmers Elevator Co. (New Town, N.D.)
American Legion
Pegg's Cafe (New Town, N.D.)
Rexall Drug Company
Stockman's Bar (New Town, N.D.)
LocationNew Town (N.D.)
Decade1950-1959
Item Number2011-P-044-0001
Format of OriginalPostcards
Transcription"Main Street Newtown N. Dak."--Printed on front of postcard.
"1956 New Town Oct. 8 56 Still waiting for [illegible]. What happened? Another nice day. Nice weather for fishing. Coral is washing today. Suppose you are too. Be [illegible] up one of these nice days. Heise boys are starting a shop here. Margaret was here yesterday. Wish you had come it was so nice. Mrs. Gardner. Mrs. Max Dobrinski Makoti N. Dak."--Handwritten on back of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionCheryl Stein Photograph Collection 2011-P-044
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (2011-P-044-0001)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh201P0440001
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