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Diary of William Cuningham
Agriculture; Rural views; Social Life & Customs;
A twenty-one page diary of William Cuningham's travels from Boston, MA to various locations in Pembina County during the summer and fall of 1914.
Dean Pearson 2 weeks old, Pearson family, Bowman County Jubilee parade video
Agriculture; Bands, clubs and societies; Entertainment; People; Social Life & Customs; Sports & Recreation; Women;
A collection of short films featuring a 2 week old Dean Pearson and members of the Pearson family, and a parade for the Bowman County Jubilee. In the parade are decorated cars, bands, majorettes, horses...
Train plowing snow
A front view of a railroad snowplow locomotive clearing the snow from the railroad tracks. It is throwing the snow over the telegraph wires and utility poles. The train is emitting a lot of steam and smoke....
Steam engine, Towner County, N.D.
Agriculture; Pioneer Era; People;
A large steam engine is seen here. Several men pose around it. They are in an open field.
Threshing in Pembina County, N.D.
Women; People; Pioneer Era; Agriculture; Rural views; Work Life
A large threshing operation is shown here. At right, the steam engine is visible. At center, several horse-drawn carts loaded with grain can be seen by the viewer. Additionally, several workers pose for...
Slope County Fair video
Bands, clubs and societies; Education; Entertainment; People; Social Life & Customs; Sports & Recreation; Women;
A parade celebrating the Slope County Fair. Included are men, women, and children riding on horseback, flag bearers, floats of water skiiers, homestead shacks, churning butter, the Statue of Liberty and...
Train plowing snow through the cut
A railroad snowplow locomotive clearing the snow from the railroad tracks. It is a view from the back of the train, so the railroad cars are visible. There are people on top of on of the railroad cars....
Threshing engine, Casselton, N.D.
A side view of an "Advance Straw Burner" threshing steam engine, with decorative writing of Advance. On the left in the background is a building, on the right is a pile of grain.
W.H. Sisson and Sons, first steam tractor around Spiritwood, N.D.
A side view of the first steam tractor around Spiritwood, N.D. A threshing crew of nineteen men are working with the threshing equipment and loaded carts being pulled by horses.
Threshing scene, Richland County, N.D.
Agriculture; People; Work Life
A threshing outfit is seen here. At left, the steam engine is running. A long belt extends from the steam engine to the thresher. Farm laborers pose for the photograph and a large pile of hay can be seen...
Threshing scene, McLean County, N.D.
A threshing scene is pictured in this photograph. At left, a wagon full of grain is positioned next to a steam engine. A long belt stretches across the field from the steam engine to another piece of harvesting...
Alex Morrison’s threshing machine, Pembina County, N.D.
A threshing scene is visible here. At left, the steam engine can be seen, and a horse-drawn wagon is shown at right. Ten workers pose for this photograph. Behind them, a wooden building is in sight.
Steam engine derailed east of Casselton, N.D.
A train accident with the engine slanted, and a train car tipped over on the left. It has 2144 printed on the engine. The railroad tracks are broken, and all pushed together. There is a utility pole in...
Rotary Snowblower, Egeland, N.D.
A train cuts through snowdrifts that are blocking the track. At center, snow shoots through the air and off to the side. Smoke from the train also drifts to the right. At left, electrical poles can be...
Northern States Power Company Fargo steam plant, Fargo, N.D.
Business & Industry;
A view looking northeast at the Fargo Steam Plant, a part of the Northern States Power Company. In the foreground are railroad tracks, and a train is off on the right in the distance. The exterior of the...
Sawmill, Washburn, N.D.
People; Business & Industry; Work Life;
A view of a sawmill at Washburn, N.D. At center is the mill. Several individuals and horses stand around to participate in the operation. At left is a large pile of lumber. In the background, bare trees...
Soo Line Crane dragging wrecked carload of paper pulp, Anamoose, N.D.
A view of a Soo Line Crane dragging a wrecked railroad carload of paper pulp, after a Soo line train derailment west of Anamoose, N.D. There are many spectators standing behind the crane on the other side...
Threshing, Ransom County, N.D.
A view of a threshing crew and threshing machine with the steam from the steam tractor visible. On the right is a cart, pulled by a horse, full of wheat.
Threshing by barn North of Buttzville, N.D.
A view of a threshing crew and threshing machinery, with a steam tractor. Wooden carts are full of wheat and are pulled by horses. A barn is in the background.
Steam threshing outfit and Buick automobile, Stutsman County, N.D.
A view of threshing machinery and men working. There is threshing machinery on the right, men driving carts with horses, and other carts with equipment and wheat. In the background are a few huge piles,...
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