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Shipyards, Washburn, N.D.
Shipyards, Washburn, N.D.
TitleShipyards, Washburn, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1890 and 1920
CreatorWoehler, H. L.
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA steamboat and two barges are in a drydock at center. Another steamboat is moored just to the left. There are two buildings of crude construction in the foreground and another one in the distance. The Missouri River and opposite shore make up the left side and background.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
Transportation
Water
Subject (LCTGM)Steamboats
Barges
Postcards
Wooden buildings
Waterfronts
Piers & wharves
Trees
LocationWashburn (N.D.)
Missouri River
Decade1890-1899
1900-1909
1910-1919
Item NumberA6648-1
Format of OriginalPostcards
Publisher of OriginalH. L. Woehler (Buffalo, N.Y.)
Transcription"Ship Yards, Washburn, N. Dak. H. L. Woehler, Buffalo, N.Y. u. Dresden, Germany"--Printed on front of postcard.
Biography/HistoryWashburn was an important stop, specifically for refueling, on the steamboat routes of the Missouri River north of Bismarck.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A6648-1)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA6648-1
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