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Birds-eye view, Stanley, N.D.
Birds-eye view, Stanley, N.D.
TitleBirds-eye view, Stanley, N.D.
Date of Original1908
DescriptionAn overview of the town from an elevated position at the outskirts. A row of grain elevators is visible in the distance to the right. A lone claim shack stands in the foreground.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Cityscapes
Huts
Wooden buildings
Grain elevators
Postcards
LocationStanley (N.D.)
Decade1900-1909
Item NumberB0736-05
Format of OriginalPostcards
Transcription"Birdseye View of Stanley, North Dakota."--Printed on front of postcard.
"I am at Minot guess I will go to Lakota. Best Regards, Peter. Sophie Hedin, Evansville, Minn."--Handwritten on back of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryStanley was founded between 1899 and 1902. In 1910 the community became the seat of Mountrail County.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 184.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0736-05)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshB0736-05
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