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Street scene, Edgeley, N.D.
Street scene, Edgeley, N.D.
TitleStreet scene, Edgeley, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1910 and 1920
CreatorRavely, William E.
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionView looking down a residential street. Utility poles run down the left side of the street and sidewalks are on both sides of the street. The homes are of wood construction. Dirt road in the foreground.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Dirt roads
Streets
Street lights
Utility poles
Houses
Wooden buildings
Sidewalks
LocationEdgeley (N.D.)
Decade1910-1919
1920-1929
Item NumberB0729-03
Format of OriginalPhotographic postcards
Transcription"Street Scene, Edgeley, N.D. Ravely"--Printed on front of postcard.
"Hello Mutter I am working on a farm at Edgeley for W. St. Cobell. Arno Baeldt, N. Dak, Edgeley. Mrs Jala Baeldt, Sheboygan, Wisc. Route 2 Box 90"--Handwritten on back of postcard.
Biography/HistoryEdgeley was founded by the Northern Pacific Railroad in 1886. The village was not incorporated until 1911.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 54.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0729-03)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshB0729-03
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