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Shipment of Les Connell's cattle to south St. Paul, Medora, N.D.
Shipment of Les Connell's cattle to south St. Paul, Medora, N.D.
TitleShipment of Les Connell's cattle to south St. Paul, Medora, N.D.
Date of Original194-
DescriptionSeveral trucks line up to begin loading cattle from Les Connell's ranch for the journey to south St. Paul. The Badlands are visible in the background.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectAgriculture
Rural views
Work Life
Subject (LCTGM)Agriculture
Transportation
Cattle
Ranches
Personal NameConnell, Leslie T.
LocationMedora (N.D.)
Decade1940-1949
Item Number2003-P-10-0053D
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"Shipment of Les Connell's cattle to So. St. Paul"--Handwritten on front of photograph.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryLeslie T. Connell was born in 1915 in Billings County, N.D. He worked at a variety of ranches in the area until 1944. He served in the Army from 1944 to 1946. He returned to the Jack Connell ranch after the war, then purchased the Win Pesheck ranch. In 1969, he bought the Jack Connell ranch and added it to his own ranch holdings.
Bibliographic ReferenceEchoing trails : Billings County history, p. 116.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionRoberta R. Kennedy Photograph Collection 2003-P-10
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (2003-P-10-0053D)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh2003P100053D
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