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Statue of Marquis de Mores in Medora, North Dakota Badlands
Statue of Marquis de Mores in Medora, North Dakota Badlands
TitleStatue of Marquis de Mores in Medora, North Dakota Badlands
Date of Originalbetween 1938 and 1950
DescriptionThe statue of the Marquis de Mores and the flagstone courtyard that surrounds it is visible in this postcard view. The buttes that surround the town of Medora are visible in the background.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectStatues and monuments
WPA projects
Subject (LCTGM)Sculpture
Trees
Postcards
Personal NameMores, Antoine Amedee Marie Vincent Manca de Vallombrosa, marquis de, 1858-1896
LocationMedora (N.D.)
Decade1930-1939
1940-1949
Item NumberA6565
Format of OriginalColor postcards
Publisher of OriginalHafstrom Company
Place of PublicationBismarck (N.D.)
Transcription"Statue of Marquis de Mores in Medora, N. Dak. Badlands"--Printed on front of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryThis statue of the Marquis de Mores was struck in Paris and erected in Medora in 1926. The flagstone courtyard that surrounds the statue was created by the WPA in 1938.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A6565)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA6565
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