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Crowd on street of Mott, N.D.
Crowd on street of Mott, N.D.
TitleCrowd on street of Mott, N.D.
Date of Original1910
DescriptionA crowd of people is gathered on a street in Mott, North Dakota in 1910 to celebrate the Grand Opening of the Brown Hotel. There is mixture of automobiles and horse-drawn carriages in view. Hanging between two buildings is a banner saying, "Welcome to Mott the Spot." Also visible are many businesses that line the unpaved street.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectPeople
Transportation
Social Life & Customs
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Men
Women
Automobiles
Horses
Carriages & coaches
Crowds
Streets
Banners
Celebrations
Hotels
Buildings
Dirt roads
Photographic postcards
Organization NameBrown Hotel (Mott, N.D.)
LocationMott (N.D.)
Decade1910-1919
Item Number0001-5
Format of OriginalPostcards
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryWilliam H. Brown built the Brown Hotel in 1904. The building went through various stages of expansion and was formally dedicated in 1910.
Bibliographic ReferenceInformation found in "Mott, North Dakota; The First 75 Years; 1907-1982". Compiled by Rene Hersrud and the 75th Anniversary Committee, 1982. p.21.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionTrousdale Photograph Collection 0001
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (0001-5)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh00015
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