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Constitutional Convention reunion at North Dakota State Capitol, Bismarck, N.D.
Constitutional Convention reunion at North Dakota State Capitol, Bismarck, N.D.
TitleConstitutional Convention reunion at North Dakota State Capitol, Bismarck, N.D.
Date of Original1914?
CreatorHolmboe Studio
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionMembers of the 1889 Constitutional Convention gather in front of the old North Dakota Capitol Building in Bismarck for a group photo, likely on the 25th anniversary of the Convention. The delegates all wear ribbons on their lapels. Governor L.B. Hanna stands among the delegates in the back row. Soldiers in uniform, likely North Dakota National Guardsmen, are visible at the extreme right.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectPolitics & Government
People
Military
Portraits
Subject (LCTGM)Capitols
Constitutional conventions
Reunions
Soldiers
Governors
Group portraits
Personal NameHanna, Louis B. (Louis Benjamin), 1861-1948
Organization NameNorth Dakota. Constitutional Convention (1889)
North Dakota. Governor (1913-1916 : Hanna)
North Dakota State Capitol (Bismarck, N.D.)
LocationBismarck (N.D.)
AddressBismarck (N.D.) - Boulevard Avenue E.
Decade1930-1939
Item Number00239-146
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesTitle created by staff.
Relation[Is Part Of] North Dakota eighth grade curriculum
Biography/HistoryThe Old Capitol which served as the territory and the state was built mostly of bricks from the Sims brickyard. Though the bricks were quite sound and made a safe structure, the lime content caused some weathering. The bricks in this archway show signs of deterioration due to weathering.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionMiscellaneous Photograph Collection 00239
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (00239-146)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh00239146
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