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Great Northern Depot, Tagus, N.D.
Great Northern Depot, Tagus, N.D.
TitleGreat Northern Depot, Tagus, N.D.
Date of Original1910
DescriptionPeople stand on the train station platform as a train approaches. The sign for "Tagus" is clearly visible. A horse and wagon is to the right. A watertower is in the background at left.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
People
Transportation
Subject (LCTGM)Horses
Carts & wagons
Railroads
Railroad locomotives
Railroad stations
Water towers
Wooden buildings
Photographic postcards
Organization NameGreat Northern Depot (Tagus, N.D.)
Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)
LocationTagus (N.D.)
Decade1910-1919
Item NumberB0736-15
Format of OriginalPhotographic postcards
Transcription"G.N. Depot, Tagus, N. Dak."--Printed on front of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryThe Great Northern Railroad station was first established here in 1900 and the town was first known as Wallace before the name changed to Tagus about 1901.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 191.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0736-15)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshB0736-15
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