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Antoine Gingras residence, Walhalla, N.D.
Antoine Gingras residence, Walhalla, N.D.
TitleAntoine Gingras residence, Walhalla, N.D.
Date of Original1962-06
CreatorElliot, R. J.
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionWooden house at 3/4 angle. The end closest to the camera is listing heavily to the left. There is a tree behind the house and grass in the foreground.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectFur trade
Historic sites
Pioneer Era
Subject (LCTGM)Trading posts
Wooden buildings
Houses
Trees
Abandoned buildings
Personal NameGingras, Antoine, 1821-1877
LocationWalhalla (N.D.)
Decade1960-1969
Item NumberA3982-2
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"June 1962"--Printed on front of photograph.
"Residence at post site."--Handwritten on back of photograph.
"North Dakota State Parks, R.J. Elliot"--Stamped on back of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryAntoine Gingras settled here in the 1840s. Gingras was a prominent fur trader, a representative in the Minnesota Territorial legislature, and participated in the 1869 Metis rebellion against Canadian rule, led by Louis Riel.
External ResourceConsult: http://www.nd.gov/hist/gingras/index.html
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A3982-2)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA3982-2
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