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Crowd waiting for arrival of first train into Dunn Center, N.D.
Crowd waiting for arrival of first train into Dunn Center, N.D.
TitleCrowd waiting for arrival of first train into Dunn Center, N.D.
Date of Original1914-10-17
CreatorHenderson, Floyd
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionPeople wait alongside railroad tracks in Dunn Center, N.D. for the arrival of the first train into the town. The train is visible at center.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectPeople
Transportation
Subject (LCTGM)Firsts
Railroads
Railroad tracks
Crowds
LocationDunn Center (N.D.)
Decade1910-1919
Item Number00032-DU-27-03
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryGovernor L.B. Hanna was among the state officials on the first train that arrived in Dunn Center, N.D. on October 17, 1914. A stage was erected and a program conducted to commemorate the event.
Bibliographic ReferenceDauntless Dunn : stories of some of its early settlers, 1970. p. 144.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionOral History Project Photograph Collection 00032
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (00032-DU-27-03)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh00032DU2703
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