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Barges at McGuire's mill, Grand Forks, Dakota Territory
Barges at McGuire's mill, Grand Forks, Dakota Territory
TitleBarges at McGuire's mill, Grand Forks, Dakota Territory
Date of Original1884
CreatorBlackburn, George F.
Creator RolePhotographer.
DescriptionTwo large flatboats on the river. There is a large stack of logs on the boat on the far side. There are many logs in the river on that side as well. The smokestack and most of the mill is visible between the trees just right of center. Several crewmen are visible on the near barge.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
People
Pioneer Era
Transportation
Water
Subject (LCTGM)Rivers
Waterfronts
Barges
Flatboats
Logs
Sawmills
Smokestacks
Trees
Sailors
Organization NameMcGuire Sawmill (Grand Forks, N.D.)
LocationGrand Forks (N.D.)
Dakota Territory
Red River of the North
AddressGrand Forks (N.D.) - Demers Avenue
Decade1880-1889
Item NumberB0463
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"McGuire Saw mill picture taken from East Grand Forks side of Red River."--Handwritten on back of photograph.
"Geo. F. Blackburn, Photographer, Grand Forks, D.T."--Stamped on back of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryThe McGuire Sawmill was located just north of DeMers Avenue.
Bibliographic ReferenceTweton, D. Jerome. Grand Forks : A Pictorial History. Donning Co., Norfolk: c1986. 34.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0463)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshB0463
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