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Main Street, Langdon, N.D.
Main Street, Langdon, N.D.
TitleMain Street, Langdon, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1900 and 1920
DescriptionView looking down Main Street from beyond the railroad tracks. There are buildings crowded against each other on both sides of the street. The street is unpaved. There is a large brick building on the left side.
Ordering Information
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Railroad tracks
Wooden buildings
Utility poles
Dirt roads
Subject (LCSH)Building, Brick
LocationLangdon (N.D.)
Item NumberB0718-06
Format of OriginalPostcards
Transcription"Main Street, Langdon, N.D."--Printed on front of postcard.
"Received your letter was sorry to hear Fred had been sick. Can't say when I will be back or what I will do when I get there. As for the room don't wait on me as I can't tell what I will do until I get back. And it might only be for a month or two anyway. Jack. Mrs. F. B. Dodge, Aberdeen, S. Dak."--Handwritten on back of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryLangdon was founded by the Great Northern Railroad in 1884 as an end terminal. The town has became the county seat the same year.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 109.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0718-06)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshB0718-06
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