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View of Fort Buford, N.D.
View of Fort Buford, N.D.
TitleView of Fort Buford, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1889 and 1895
DescriptionView of the fort from an elevated position. A row of officers' quarters is visible on the near side. There is a large parade ground at center. The foreground shows planted fields.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectHistoric sites
Military
Subject (LCTGM)Forts & fortifications
Barracks
Croplands
Military facilities
Historic sites
Organization NameUnited States. Army
LocationFort Buford (Fort Buford, N.D.)
Fort Buford (N.D.)
Decade1890-1899
Item NumberA5073-2
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"Brown, Photog'r, Minot, N. Dak."--Typewritten on edge of photograph. "Fort Buford-N.D."--Handwritten on edge of stereograph.
NotesPhotograph taken by either C.B. Brown or Mrs. C.L. Brown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryFort Buford was constructed in 1866 and disbanded in 1895. The town of Buford was founded one mile to the north in 1897.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 67.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A5073-2)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA5073-2
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