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 up Pan down Pan right Pan left Maximum resolution Fit in window Fit to width Rotate left Rotate right Hide/show thumbnail
Historic bunkhouse view, Bagg Bonanza Farm District, Mooreton, N.D. vicinity
Historic bunkhouse view, Bagg Bonanza Farm District, Mooreton,  N.D. vicinity
TitleHistoric bunkhouse view, Bagg Bonanza Farm District, Mooreton, N.D. vicinity
Date of Original193-?
DescriptionThis historic photograph shows the exterior of the two story bunkhouse on the Bagg Bonanza farm near Mooreton, North Dakota. The structure has lap siding, a wood shingled roof with two gables, and an L-shaped plan. All windows are two-over-two double hung. The bunkhouse was occupied by permanent farm workers and winter-season employees after being moved to the site in 1915.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectAgriculture
Rural views
Subject (LCTGM)Farmhouses
Automobiles
Subject (LCSH)Bonanza farms
Personal NameBagg, Frederick A., 1858-1950
LocationMooreton (N.D.)
Decade1930-1939
Item Number32RI5-04
Format of OriginalSlides
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryThe Bagg Bonanza Farm is located one mile south and one half mile east of Mooreton, North Dakota. Situated on the flat flood plain of the Red River of the North it was established by F.A. Bagg in 1915. He had previously been the supervisor at the Downing Bonanza Farm and acquired some of the buildings for his farm from the Downing and other farms in the area. The Bagg Bonanza Farm is an important representation of the farming history of North Dakota's Red River plain. It is a well preserved example of the scale and organizational structure of bonanza farms. The farm was listed in the National Register of Historic Places 1985/11/14.
Bibliographic ReferenceNational Register of Historic Places Nomination filed 1985/11/14.
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 (32RI5-04)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh32RI504
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
powered by CONTENTdm ® | contact us  ^ to top ^