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North Dakota's biggest tree near Mayville, N.D.
North Dakota's biggest tree near Mayville, N.D.
TitleNorth Dakota's biggest tree near Mayville, N.D.
Date of Original1955-07-19
DescriptionA man leans against the trunk of North Dakota's biggest tree, a cottonwood located near Mayville, N.D.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectLandmarks
People
Subject (LCTGM)Curiosities & wonders
Trees
Contests
LocationMayville (N.D.)
Decade1950-1959
Item Number00239-002
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"North Dakota's biggest tree located 2 1/2 mi. E. and 1 1/4 mi. S. of Mayville, N.D. (cottonwood tree). Height 108.2 ', circumference at 4 1/2' above ground 23.0', average crown spread 63.7', estimated age 250-300 years. July 19 1955 State Soil Conservation Com. Dedicated by Gov. Norman Brunsdale on Sept. 24 1954"--Handwritten on back of photograph.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionMiscellaneous Photograph Collection 00239
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (00239-002)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh00239002
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