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Deapolis, N.D.
Deapolis, N.D.
TitleDeapolis, N.D.
Date of Original1925-06
CreatorReid, Russell, 1900-1967
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionThis photograph shows Deapolis, N.D. The elevator with the extending marine "leg" or loading shute is visible. Reflections can be seen in the river.
Ordering Information
Subject (LCTGM)Loading docks
Railroad cars
LocationMissouri River
Deapolis (N.D.)
Item Number10190-76-01-123
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original4.5 x 7 cm
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryGeorge Francis Will, Sr. was born on November 8, 1884. He was the son of Oscar H. Will, owner of the Oscar H. Will & Company. In June of 1925 George Will, Russell Reid, and Clell G. Gannon took a rowboat down the Little Missouri River from Medora to Elbowoods. They completed their journey by navigating down the Missouri River to Bismarck. The trip was meant to be a vacation while camping at and photographing various locations along the way.
Bibliographic ReferenceGannon, Clell G. "A Short Account of A Rowboat Journey From Medora To Bismarck." North Dakota Historical Quarterly 1, No. 1 (1926): 16-22.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionWill Family Collection MSS 10190
Collection Finding AidConsult
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (10190-76-01-123)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh10190-76-01-123
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