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Bridge out at 4th Ave. & 2nd St NW, Minot, N.D.
Bridge out at 4th Ave. & 2nd St NW, Minot, N.D.
TitleBridge out at 4th Ave. & 2nd St NW, Minot, N.D.
Date of Original1927-04-29
CreatorLandsverk, Ole N., b. 1882
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA man is standing on a bridge close to where it has collapsed due to floodwaters. A church is visible on the right.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectWater
Weather
Subject (LCTGM)Bridge failures
Floods
Dikes (Engineering)
Rivers
Trees
Churches
LocationSouris River
Minot (N.D.)
Decade1920-1929
Item Number00283-10
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"April 29th. 20.20. 20, 000 sacks used to keep water in river. River high mark 1927, Minot, N.D. 4 Ave. & 2 St. N.W. Photo by Landsverk. Thousands of people built dykes in a few days"--Printed on front of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Relation[Is Part Of] Bridges of North Dakota exhibit
Biography/HistoryFlood waters can inundate a bridge and even make it collapse. This is the intersection of 4th Avenue and 2nd Street NW, in Minot, N.D., on April 29, 1927.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionMinot Daily News Photograph Collection 00283
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (00283-10)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh0028310
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