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Leimer's grading camp, Cherry Creek, Schafer, N.D.
Leimer's grading camp, Cherry Creek, Schafer, N.D.
TitleLeimer's grading camp, Cherry Creek, Schafer, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1890 and 1915
DescriptionA railroad construction camp. A very large tent is at right, while a smaller tent sits just left of center. There are two wagons and a piece of machinery as well as three men and a horse in front of the left tent. More equipment sits on the far left. The encampment is in an open grass field with trees in the background.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectWork Life
People
Transportation
Subject (LCTGM)Railroad construction & maintenance
Railroad construction workers
Construction camps
Construction equipment
Tents
Grasses
Meadows
Trees
Organization NameGreat Northern Railway Company (U.S.)
LocationSchafer (N.D.)
Cherry Creek (N.D.)
Decade1890-1899
1900-1909
1910-1919
Item Number0032-MZ-20-05
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"Building The First Railroad In McKenzie Co. N.D. 'Leimer's' Grading Camp, On Cherry C.K. Near Schafer."--Printed on front of photograph.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionOral History Project Photograph Collection 00032
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (0032-MZ-20-05)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh0032MZ2005
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