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Villard Street, Dickinson, N.D.
Villard Street, Dickinson, N.D.
TitleVillard Street, Dickinson, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1910 and 1930
DescriptionStorefronts line the left side of the street. The first building is a Masonic Hall. Streetlamps, utility poles and parked cars are visible on both sides of the street. The building in the distance on the right is the Northern Pacific Railroad Depot.
Ordering Information
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Automobiles
Masonic buildings
Utility poles
Telegraph offices
Street lights
Railroad stations
Subject (LCSH)Building, Brick
Organization NameWestern Union Telegraph Company
Northern Pacific Depot (Dickinson, N.D.)
Northern Pacific Railroad Company
LocationDickinson (N.D.)
AddressDickinson (N.D.) - Villard Street
Item NumberA2832
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"Villard Street Looking East, Dickinson, N.D."--Printed on front of photograph.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryThis community was founded as Pleasant Valley Siding in 1880. The name was changed to Dickinson the following year. Dickinson became the seat of Stark County in 1883. The Northern Pacific Railroad played a vital part in the early development of this city.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 49.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A2832)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA2832
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