Skip to content home : browse : advanced search : preferences : my favorites : about : help  login  
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
 
Zoom in Zoom out Pan left Pan right Pan up Pan down Maximum resolution Fit in window Fit to width Rotate left Rotate right Hide/show thumbnail
St. Mary's Academy front entrance pillars, Devils Lake, N.D.
St. Mary's Academy front entrance pillars, Devils Lake, N.D.
TitleSt. Mary's Academy front entrance pillars, Devils Lake, N.D.
Date of Original198-
DescriptionThe two-story front portico of the St. Mary's Academy building is seen in detail. A stairway leads up from the ground level to the hardwood double-paned/single light entrance doors. The clustered Iconic colossal columns that flank the doorway also support the second-floor portico floor. The brick sidewall of the staircase is visibly crumbled at the left of the photograph.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectEducation
Art & Architecture
Subject (LCTGM)Porticoes (Porches)
Columns
Doors & doorways
Stairways
Boarding schools
Subject (AAT)Neoclassical
Organization NameSt. Mary's Academy (Devils Lake, N.D.)
LocationDevils Lake (N.D.)
AddressDevils Lake (N.D.) - 7th Street
Decade1980-1989
Item Number32RY708-25
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryBuilt in 1909, St. Mary's Academy is an example of the work of one of North Dakota's most prominent architectural firms, the Hancock Brothers (Fargo N.D.). Designed in the Neo-Classical Style, the academy served students from Devils Lake and the surrounding area for 70 years. It first functioned as a boarding school, and later as a day school. The building was entered into the National Register of Historic Places 1983-02-24.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Archaeology and Historic Preservation Division Collection
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (32RY708-25)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh32RY70825
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
powered by CONTENTdm ® | contact us  ^ to top ^