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Street scene, Fargo, N.D.
Street scene, Fargo, N.D.
TitleStreet scene, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1910
DescriptionView of storefronts on both sides of the street. There is a car in the middle of the street and sevearl horses and wagons parked to the right. Streetlights run on both sides. Decorative flags hang between the buildings.
Ordering Information
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Storefronts
Shoe stores
Billiard parlors
Real estate business
Street lights
Carts & wagons
Tailor shops
Butcher shops
Grocery stores
Subject (LCSH)Building, Brick
Organization NameSample Shoe Store (Fargo, N.D.)
H. U. Rydstrom Tailor (Fargo, N.D.)
Jacobson Land Agency (Fargo, N.D.)
Red River Valley Land Co. (Fargo, N.D.)
Bernier's (Fargo, N.D.)
Geo. Hauser & Co. Meat Market (Fargo, N.D.)
Farmers Supply House Wholesale (Fargo, N.D.)
Stone Piano Company (Fargo, N.D.)
Fargo Building Association (Fargo, N.D.)
Home Company (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Item NumberA5929
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryFargo was founded as The Crossing in 1871 and was known unofficially as Tent City. The name changed first to Centralia, then to Fargo in 1872. The city, located on the Red River, is the seat of Cass County.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 63.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A5929)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA5929
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