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3rd Street looking north, Grand Forks, Dakota Territory
3rd Street looking north, Grand Forks, Dakota Territory
Title3rd Street looking north, Grand Forks, Dakota Territory
Date of Original1884?
DescriptionA street extends into the distance. A lawn with trees is in the right foreground. A man is standing on top of a hay wagon on the street beside the lawn. Storefronts are visible on both sides of the street. There is a flagpole and flag at upper right. In the distance a crowd is on the street and there are many horses and wagons.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
People
Pioneer Era
Transportation
Subject (LCTGM)Dirt roads
Trees
Lawns
Sidewalks
Wooden buildings
Storefronts
Hay
Horses
Carts & wagons
Crowds
Millinery
Organization NameC. Young (Grand Forks, N.D.)
LocationGrand Forks (N.D.)
Dakota Territory
AddressGrand Forks (N.D.) - 3rd Street
Decade1880-1889
Item NumberB0465
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"3d St looking North Trees in Viets House Yard taken about 1884-"--Handwritten on back of photograph.
"Geo. F. Blackburn, Photographer, Gand Forks, D.T."--Stamped on back of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryGrand Forks was founded in 1868. The city grew rapidly from 1870 to 1889. Grand Forks is the seat of Grand Forks County and home to both the North Dakota State Grain Elevator and Mill and the University of North Dakota.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 78-79.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0465)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshB0465
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