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Laying of cornerstone at new North Dakota capitol building
Laying of cornerstone at new North Dakota capitol building
TitleLaying of cornerstone at new North Dakota capitol building
Date of Original1933-09-05
CreatorRisem, Andreas, 1876-1957
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionGovernor William Langer holds a trowel in his hand and smooths cement on the cornerstone for the new North Dakota capitol building in Bismarck while a crowd of men and women watch. A North Dakota flag is visible in the foreground. The cornerstone reads "Erected A.D. 1933."
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectPolitics & Government
People
Awards and ceremonies
Wildlife
Subject (LCTGM)Cornerstone laying
Cornerstones
Capitols
Flags
Governors
Personal NameLanger, William, 1886-1959
Organization NameNorth Dakota State Capitol (Bismarck, N.D.)
North Dakota. Governor (1933-1934 : Langer)
LocationBismarck (N.D.)
AddressBismarck (N.D.) - Boulevard Avenue E.
Decade1930-1939
Item Number00012-116
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"9-5-33 #116 North Dakota state capitol bldg. Lindoff-Bicknell Co. (Contractors) DeRemer-Kurk-Holabird and Root (Arch) Laying of cornerstone Sept. 5-33"
"Risem Bismarck"--Handwritten on front of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Relation[Is Part Of] North Dakota History textbook materials
External Resourcehttp://history.nd.gov/exhibits/governors/governors17.html
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionNorth Dakota Capitol Construction Photograph Collection 00012
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (00012-116)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh00012116
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