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Hotel Patterson, Bismarck, N.D.
Hotel Patterson, Bismarck, N.D.
TitleHotel Patterson, Bismarck, N.D.
Date of Original192-
DescriptionA postcard view of the Patterson Hotel in downtown Bismarck at the corner of Main Avenue and 5th Street. People walk on the sidewalk outside the hotel, and cars are parked along both sides of 5th Street. The nearby Soo Hotel and Tri-State Investment Co. are also visible.
Ordering Information
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Business & Industry
Subject (LCTGM)Postcards
Organization NamePatterson Hotel (Bismarck, N.D.)
Soo Hotel (Bismarck, N.D.)
Tri-State Investment Company
LocationBismarck (N.D.)
AddressBismarck (N.D.) - Main Avenue - 400 block
Bismarck (N.D.) - 5th Street
Item Number10989-08-01
Format of OriginalPostcards
Transcription"Hotel Patterson, Bismarck, N.D."
"111791"--Printed on front of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryThe Patterson Hotel, originally named the McKenzie Hotel, was built in 1910 by Edward G. Patterson. It opened on January 1, 1911 in time for the legislative sessions that year. It was renamed the Patterson Hotel in 1928. Originally it was eight stories high and topped with a roof garden, but two complete and two partial floors were later added, bringing the total height to 12 stories.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionEdward G. Patterson Papers Mss 10989
Collection Finding AidConsult
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (10989-08-01)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh109890801
OCLC number17950120
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