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Soldiers drilling at Fort Lincoln, Bismarck, N.D.
Soldiers drilling at Fort Lincoln, Bismarck, N.D.
TitleSoldiers drilling at Fort Lincoln, Bismarck, N.D.
Date of Original1917-10
DescriptionA group of soldiers drilling on the parade grounds of Fort Lincoln. Barracks buildings are in the background.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectMilitary
Subject (LCTGM)Soldiers
Military training
Military facilities
Barracks
Forts & fortifications
Wooden buildings
Postcards
Organization NameUnited States. Army
LocationFort Lincoln (Burleigh County, N.D.)
Bismarck (N.D.)
Decade1910-1919
Item NumberB0716-28
Format of OriginalPostcards
Publisher of OriginalBloom Brothers (Minneapolis, Minn.)
Place of PublicationMinneapolis (Minn.)
Transcription"Drilling, Fort Lincoln, Bismarck, N.D."--Printed on front of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryFort Lincoln was built in 1902, southeast of Bismarck. The fort replaced Fort Abraham Lincoln. The fort housed prisoners of war during World War II. In 1969 the former fort became the United Tribes Educational Training Center.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 68.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0716-28)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDB0716-28
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