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Panorama of Fargo, N.D.
Panorama of Fargo, N.D.
TitlePanorama of Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1922?
CreatorDennis, William C.
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA view of Fargo's business district looking south from an elevated position.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Business & Industry
Subject (LCTGM)Business districts
Bird's-eye views
Cityscape photographs
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Decade1920-1929
Item NumberD0607
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"Fargo, N.D. Dennis Photo"--Handwritten on front of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryFargo was founded as The Crossing in 1871 and was known unofficially as Tent City. The name changed first to Centralia, then to Fargo in 1872. The city, located on the Red River, is the seat of Cass County.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 63.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection D
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (D0607)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshD0607
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