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Griggs House, Grand Forks, Dakota Territory
Griggs House, Grand Forks, Dakota Territory
TitleGriggs House, Grand Forks, Dakota Territory
Date of Originalbetween 1882 and 1900
CreatorBerg, J.
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionLarge, brick hotel building with unidentified people standing in front. Grass is in the foreground.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
People
Subject (LCTGM)Hotels
Grasses
Stereographs
Subject (LCSH)Building, Brick
Organization NameGriggs House (Grand Forks, N.D.)
LocationGrand Forks (N.D.)
Dakota Territory
AddressGrand Forks (N.D.) - Demers Avenue
Decade1880-1889
1890-1899
Item NumberA4040
Format of OriginalStereographs
Transcription"J. Berg - Photographer. Grand Forks, D.T."--Printed on edges of stereograph.
"Griggs House. Grand Forks - Dakota."--Handwritten on back of stereograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryThe Griggs House was the first modern hotel in Grand Forks. It was built in 1882 on Demers Avenue next to the Great Northern Railroad Depot. The hotel eventually changed its name to The Imperial and was torn down after World War II.
Bibliographic ReferenceTweton, D. Jerome. Grand Forks : A Pictorial History. Donning Co., Norfolk: c1986. 30-31.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A4040)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA4040
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