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Governor Petersen at Front Street bridge dedication Fargo, N.D.
Governor Petersen at Front Street bridge dedication Fargo, N.D.
TitleGovernor Petersen at Front Street bridge dedication Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1936-10-29
CreatorBogenrief, Henry, 1903-1997
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionMinnesota Governor Hjalmar Petersen giving a speech at a bridge dedication ceremony. Reporters stand with him on the platform. Part of Fargo is visible in the background.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Politics & Government
People
Subject (LCTGM)Governors
Dedications
Bridges
Reporters
Personal NamePetersen, Hjalmar, 1890-1968
LocationFargo (N.D.)
AddressFargo (N.D.) - Front Street
Decade1930-1939
Item NumberA6884-1
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"Bridge Dedication Gov. Peterson, 10/29/36."--Handwritten on front of photograph.
"Picture of Governor Hjalmer Peterson of Minnesota at the microphone giving an address."--Typewritten on back of photograph.
"Photo by Henry Bogenrief, Fargo, North Dakota"--Stamped on back of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryThe first Front Street bridge was completed in 1883. The second bridge, dedicated in 1936, stood until 2003, when it was replaced with a larger bridge.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A6884-1)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA6884-1
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