Red Cross Township School, Towner, N.D.
|Title||Red Cross Township School, Towner, N.D. |
|Date of Original||1912 |
|Description||A teacher and students posed for a picture outside a one-room wooden schoolhouse. |
|Ordering Information||http://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html |
|Personal Name||Shively, Nora|
|Organization Name||Red Cross Public School #1 (Towner, N.D.)|
Red Cross (McHenry County, N.D. : Township)
McHenry County (N.D.)
|Item Number||0032-MH-20-13 |
|Format of Original||Postcards|
|Transcription||"Red Cross Twp. School"--Handwritten on back of postcard.|
"School, Red Cross Twp., located 4 miles North and 2 miles East of Towner, ND. R. to L. Teacher, Nora Shivley, Cora Dium, Lena Cuckler, Einar Tagestad, Olaf Tagestad, Pat Dugan, ? Hagen, Albert Thursby, Carl Larson, Richard Oium, Orville Cuckler, Thor Tagestad, and Knut Hagen. Date of picture is 1912"--Handwritten on note attached to postcard.
Title created by staff.
|Biography/History||The first Red Cross Township school was built in 1890, however an official school district was not organized until 1904. The school pictured above is probably Red Cross Public School #1. |
|Repository Institution||State Historical Society of North Dakota|
|Repository Collection||Oral History Project Photograph Collection 00032|
|Credit Line||State Historical Society of North Dakota (0032-MH-20-13) |
|Rights Management||Copyright status unknown. |
|Digital ID||sh0032MH2013 |