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Weinrebe Furniture Store bungalow
Weinrebe Furniture Store bungalow
TitleWeinrebe Furniture Store bungalow
Date of Original191-
DescriptionA postcard view of the model bungalow furnished by Weinrebe's Furniture Store in Minot.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
Subject (LCTGM)Postcards
Bungalows
Furniture stores
Model houses
Organization NameWeinrebe's Furniture Store (Minot, N.D.)
LocationMinot (N.D.)
Decade1910-1919
Item Number(10560-32)
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Publisher of OriginalGlobe-Gazette Printing Co. (Wahpeton, N.D.)
Place of PublicationWahpeton (N.D.)
Transcription"Weinrebe's- Minot's largest and highest grade furniture store. You can see this 'built-in' bungalow furnished complete at Weinrebe's Furniture Store"--Printed on front of postcard.
Biography/HistoryThis model home was constructed in the basement of Weinrebe's Furniture Store on 1st Avenue SE in Minot. The bungalow was an 18x60 California bungalow type constructed by the Piper-Howe Lumber Co., painted by the Minot Decorating Company, plumbing done by Foster and Connolly and electric wiring and fixtures by the Minot Electric Company. When opened, the interior was as follows: a bed room furnished with an old fashioned Martha Washington bedroom suite with a color scheme of yellow. The living room has a color scheme of old rose and is most elaborately furnished. From the living room one passes to the dining room furnished with a mahogany dining room suite. The room is finished in blue. From the dining room the visitor will proceed to the breakfast room, off of which is the kitchen. The kitchen is furnished with an Alcanzar oil stove and a Hoosier kitchen cabinet. Another bedroom is off the breakfast room and is furnished with an ivory bedroom suite with rose decorations. Off this bedroom is a shower bath.
Bibliographic ReferenceThe messenger, Minot, North Dakota, date unknown.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionMrs. J.H. Weinrebe Collection Mss 10560
Collection Finding AidConsult http://history.nd.gov/archives/manuscripts/inventory/10560.html
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (10560-32)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh1056032
OCLC number24353326
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