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Letter from Dorothy Stickney to President Scott
Communication; Colleges and universities;
A letter from Dorothy Stickney to Dickinson State Teachers College President Charles E. Scott concerning the Theodore Roosevelt Centennial Symposium. Stickney expresses her endorsement and good wishes...
Facts and Figures about Dakota Territory for those intending to settle
Agriculture; Land surveys; Pioneer Era; Environment; Transportation; Weather; Business & Industry;
A twenty page pocket volume that contains facts, figures, and also describes and answers questions about farming and homesteading in Dakota Territory in 1886. Also included is information for emigrants,...
Navy yearbook, Dickinson State Teachers College
Colleges and universities; Military;
A 21-page yearbook produced by the Navy V-12 Program personnel who were stationed and trained at Dickinson State Teachers College in Dickinson, North Dakota, during World War II. The yearbook contains...
Centennial Pageant, Wimbledon, N.D.
City & Town Life; Entertainment; People; Social Life & Customs; Women;
A group of men and women in costumes represent the centennial farms in the Wimbledon area, or farms that have been running for over 100 years. The hold signs that read, "Rose Farm 1882-1982 Ronald and...
Dickinson State Teachers College homecoming greeting
Communication; Indians of North America;
A handwritten poem with artwork by Mr. and Mrs. Bert Fisher for Dickinson State Teachers College in Dickinson, North Dakota. The poem is written in the style of the winter count that was an important part...
July 4th horse race, Wimbledon, N.D.
People; Women; Sports & Recreation;
A horse race outside of Wimbledon, North Dakota. Six horses and riders race around a dirt track while a large crowd of people watch from a grandstand and bleachers off to the side of the track. One man...
Great Public Vendue advertisement
A large piece of paper with information about an auction, selling horses, sheep, cattle, grain, hogs, and machinery. There is a studio portrait of J. (James) A. Buchanan, one of the owners, reprinted in...
Miss Silvia Johnson, superintendent of schools, Pembina County, N.D.
Art & Architecture; Women; Transportation; Education;
A page of a scrapbook put together by Lily and Rose Benedictson on Silvia Johnson who became the superintendent of schools in Pembina County in the 1912 election year. There is a flyer promoting Miss Silvia...
Matilda Stoxen at Dickinson State College commencement, Dickinson, N.D.
People; Education; Colleges and universities;
A photo of Matilda Stoxen, a member of the first graduating class. The photo was taken during the 1990 Dickinson State University commencement ceremonies, 70 years after she graduated. Stoxen is sitting...
Dana Wright portrait
Portraits; People; Military;
A portrait of Dana Wright seated at a table with a book in front of him. He is wearing a military uniform.
J. Christopher Harper portrait, Enderlin, N.D.
A portrait of J. Christopher Harper wearing sports clothes, standing next to a table with a silver tea service sitting on it.
Car of poultry shipped from Jamestown, N.D.
A railroad freight car that is loaded with poultry from Jamestown, N.D. There is a door in the center of the railroad car, and open air traveling compartments on either side for the poultry. There are...
Sven and Sofie Erfjord wedding portrait
A studio wedding portrait of Sven and Sofie Erfjord, probably taken in Norway. Sven is sitting in a chair wearing a suit, while Sofie stands next to him on the right, with her hand on his shoulder. She...
Nils Holm's farm, Kensal, N.D.
A view of farm buildings, including a barn, farmhouse, and windmill.
Fritz Truck Line trucks, Enderlin, N.D.
Business & Industry; Transportation;
A view of the different trucks used by the Fritz Truck Line throughout the years. In a row is a wagon, a truck likely from the 1920s, and another truck likely from the 1950s, all which were used to ship...
Farmers Home, Jamestown, N.D.
A view of the Farmers Home, a wooden two story building built by A.J. Smith who was in the hotel and livery business. There are three women standing near the doorway, and an older man in a buggy being...
German Reform Church and parsonage, Wimbledon, N.D.
Religion; City & Town Life;
A view of the German Reform Church and parsonage in Wimbledon, N.D. The Church in the foreground is a wooden building with a steeple, and various windows. The parsonage is visible in the background. It...
Methodist Church, Wimbledon, N.D.
A view of the Methodist Church in Wimbledon, North Dakota partially blocked by a tree. The church is a wooden building with various windows and a steeple.
Stutsman County Memorial Museum, Jamestown, N.D.
Museums and historical societies;
A view of the three story brick building that was built in 1907 as a home and became the Stutsman County Memorial Museum in 1965. There are trees and bushes as well as a flag out front. A sign says "Stutsman...
Threshing rig owned by Martin Joos and managed by M.D. Williams
A view of threshing machinery with a threshing crew working. There are five carts, one of which is hooked up to one horse. On the right is a carriage with a man in it being pulled by a team of two horses....
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