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Bird's eye view of Donnybrook, N.D.
Bird's eye view of Donnybrook, N.D.
TitleBird's eye view of Donnybrook, N.D.
Date of Original190-?
DescriptionView of part of the town from an elevated position. Two churches are visible near center, with a row of grain elevators behind them.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Grain elevators
Churches
Streets
Wooden buildings
Bird's-eye views
Dirt roads
Organization NameWoodworth Elevator Co. (Donnybrook, N.D.)
Farmers Elevator Co. (Donnybrook, N.D.)
Rogers Lumber (Donnybrook, N.D.)
LocationDonnybrook (N.D.)
Decade1900-1909
Item NumberB0756-34
Format of OriginalPostcards
Transcription"Donnybrook, N.D."--Handwritten on front of postcard.
"Miss Annie Finder, Vandyne, Fond du lac Co., Wis."--Handwritten on back of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryDonnybrook was founded in 1895. The town experienced rapid growth at the turn of the century, going from just 30 inhabitants in 1898 to 504 in 1904.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 50.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0756-34)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshB0756-34
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