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Horseshoes at Chautauqua, Lakewood Hotel, Devils Lake, N.D.
Horseshoes at Chautauqua, Lakewood Hotel, Devils Lake, N.D.
TitleHorseshoes at Chautauqua, Lakewood Hotel, Devils Lake, N.D.
Date of Original1900?
DescriptionA group of men in front of a wooden hotel building. The man furthest to the left holds a horseshoe in each hand. The man furthest to the right hold a sign that reads "Big program tonite. Olsen Concert Co. Mange Stevens, S. Platt Jones. Pictures, stories."
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectPeople
Social Life & Customs
Subject (LCTGM)Chautauquas
Horseshoe pitching
Men
Hotels
Trees
Postcards
Signs (Notices)
Wooden buildings
Organization NameNorth Dakota Chautauqua
Lakewood Hotel (Devils Lake, N.D.)
LocationDevils Lake (N.D.)
Decade1900-1909
Item Number0032-RY-01-10
Format of OriginalPostcards
Transcription"Hotel at Lakewood about 1900"--Handwritten on back of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryThe first North Dakota Chautauqua was held in 1892. In 1893 the permanent Chautauqua site on Rock Island, Devils Lake, was established. After the Chautauqua started to decline in the 1920s, the area became residential, and changed its name to Lakeview Park.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionOral History Project Photograph Collection 00032
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (0032-RY-01-10)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh0032RY0110
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