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Corner Broadway & Front Street looking south, Fargo, N.D.
Corner Broadway & Front Street looking south, Fargo, N.D.
TitleCorner Broadway & Front Street looking south, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1908 and 1920
DescriptionA statue of a Native American stands in a square in the business district. A horse and wagon is parked next to a utility pole at right. The first building on the right is the Commercial Bank, with Emery's Hardware store adjacent to the right. In the extreme background on the right is Hodgson Real Estate. The building on the left is the A. L. Moody Dry Goods store.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Transportation
Statues and monuments
Subject (LCTGM)Streets
Sculpture
Pedestals
Dry goods stores
Banks
Real estate business
Hardware stores
Tailor shops
Organization NameA. L. Moody Dry Goods (Fargo, N.D.)
Commercial Bank (Fargo, N.D.)
M. F. Emery Hardware (Fargo, N.D.)
Hodgson Real Estate (Fargo, N.D.)
C. Rudd Merchant Tailor (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
AddressFargo (N.D.) - Broadway
Decade1900-1909
1910-1919
Item Number00288-35
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryThis statue of an unnamed Native American was erected in 1908 in Broadway Square. In the 1940s a truck hit and damaged the statue, causing its removal. In 1949 the statue was erected in Northern Pacific Park, where it stood until 1958 when the park was removed. In 1961 the statue was erected in front of the Fargo Street Department warehouse on 4th and 1st Streets. The current whereabouts of the statue are unknown.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionRed River Valley Photograph Collection 00288
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (00288-35)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh0028835
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