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Blanch Street, Beach, N.D.
Blanch Street, Beach, N.D.
TitleBlanch Street, Beach, N.D.
Date of Original1910-07-25
DescriptionA street scene looking straight down the street. Storefronts are partially visible on both sides. There are many wagons and carriages parked on the street, mostly on the right side. People are scattered on the sidewalks. Street in the foreground.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
People
Transportation
Subject (LCTGM)Speculative houses
Drugstores
Streets
Carts & wagons
Carriages & coaches
Storefronts
Street lights
Postcards
Sidewalks
Subject (LCSH)Building, Brick
Organization NameGolden West Investment Co. (Beach, N.D.)
LocationBeach (N.D.)
AddressBeach (N.D.) - Blanch Street
Decade1910-1919
Item NumberB0723-004
Format of OriginalColor postcards
Publisher of OriginalOtto Stenspud (Beach, N.D.)
Place of PublicationBeach (N.D.)
Transcription"Blanch St., Beach, N.D."--Printed on front of postcard.
"Beach, July 25-10 Dear [illegible] L. We are now right at the State line N.D. and Montana. We are both well and hope to find all of you the same. Don't forget to write [illegible], address Bat. 184 Beach, N.D. [illegible] Miss Louise Berg, Chicago, Ill. 4503 Yullen St."--Handwritten on back of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryThe Northern Pacific Railroad built a facility here in 1881. Settlement began in 1900. By 1910, the town had over 1,000 inhabitants. In 1912, Beach became the seat of Golden Valley County.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 13.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0723-004)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshB0723-004
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