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1. Interior of Jan's Cafe, Zap, N.D. Interior of Jan's Cafe, Zap, N.D. Interiors; Shelving; Drinking vessels; Souvenirs; Stores & shops; Merchandise displays; Signs (Notices); Restaurants; Cafes; Interior view of shelves holding glass cups, signs, and souvenirs in Jan's Coffee Shop in Zap, N.D. Items include a bag that says Wild Oats Sown and Grown Zap, Aspirin, Flints, Swisher, Union Leader, and...

2. Williston Orioles 1909 baseball team portrait Williston Orioles 1909 baseball team portrait Baseball; Baseball players; Athletic clubs; Athletes; Men; Boys; Uniforms; Portraits; Sporting goods; "When Joe arrived here via Great Northern Railway train in the spring of 1909, his thoughts were centered on playing shortstop or second base on a salaried team called "the Orioles," fielded at the time...

3. Albert M. Thompson portrait Albert M. Thompson portrait Men; Photographers; Portraits; Neckties; Suits (Clothing); Photographic studios; "Albert M. Thompson, and early-comer of the Wildrose area, filed on land two miles north of the town in what is present-day Divide county. His homestead was the first in Palmer township. A neighbor, Frank...

4. Wildcat portrait Wildcat portrait Wild cats; Taxidermy; Portraits; A portrait of a stuffed wildat posing in three positions.

5. Wild Cow railroad units hauling supplies from Williston to the railroad builders in McKenzie County, Wild Cow railroad units hauling supplies from Williston to the railroad builders in McKenzie County, N.D. Railroad cars; Railroad companies; Railroad construction & maintenance; Railroad employees; Railroad facilities; Railroad rails; Railroad shops & yards; Building materials; Nineteen-thirteen was the big year for the Wild Cow railroad as it brought hundreds of tons of supplies from Williston to the railroad builders in McKenzie county. Units of the Wild Cow R.R. are pictured...

6. Wild Cow Railroad, Guthrie & Riley, railroad construction contractors, with standard gauge steam locomotives, Wild Cow Railroad, Guthrie & Riley, railroad construction contractors, with standard gauge steam locomotives, McKenzie County, N.D. Railroad companies; Railroad cars; Railroad stations; Railroad employees; Railroad facilities; Railroad locomotives; Railroad shops & yards; Guthrie & Riley, railroad construction contractors, utilized standard gauge steam locomotives like this one, pictured somewhere along the Wild Cow right-of-way in McKenzie county. Railroad men would describe...

7. Wild Cow Railroad workers loading construction material on a barge for shipment, Williston, N.D. Wild Cow Railroad workers loading construction material on a barge for shipment, Williston, N.D. Construction; Rivers; Waterfronts; Railroad companies; Railroad construction & maintenance; Railroad construction workers; Railroad employees; Railroad shops & yards; Barges; Tugboats; Lumber; Building materials; Workmen are pictured loading timbers and other heavy construction material on a barge for shpment down-river to the Wild Cow railroad. The two Guthrie tugs, the Montana and the Dakota are tied up along...

8. Wild Cow Railroad, the Guthrie Construction Company's materials yard on the banks of the Missouri River, Wild Cow Railroad, the Guthrie Construction Company's materials yard on the banks of the Missouri River, Williston, N.D. Railroad cars; Railroad companies; Railroad stations; Railroad facilities; Railroad freight cars; Railroad construction & maintenance; Railroad rails; Railroad shops & yards; Railroads; Lumber; Building materials; Rivers; Waterfronts; Trees; Buildings; The Guthrie Construction Company's materials yard on the banks of the Missouri river. If this was here today it would be located across the tracks south of the Northwest Grain Co-op Terminal. Lumber and...

9. Wild Cow Railroad, Yellowstone tunnel excavation workers camp, Williston, N.D. Wild Cow Railroad, Yellowstone tunnel excavation workers camp, Williston, N.D. Camps; Excavation; Tunnels; Railroad construction & maintenance; Railroad construction workers; Railroad employees; Railroad facilities; Railroad tunnels; Huts; Dirt roads; Horses; Approximately 200 workers, employed to excavate the Yellowstone tunnel, lived in this camp at the east end, Williston, N.D.

10. Wild Cow Railroad, Montana tugboat construction, Williston shipyard on bank of Missouri, Williston, N.D. Wild Cow Railroad, Montana tugboat construction, Williston shipyard on bank of Missouri, Williston, N.D. Naval yards & naval stations; Tugboats; Rivers; Waterfronts; Railroad employees; Railroad construction & maintenance; Railroad shops & yards; Men; Lumber; Equipment; The hull of Guthrie's first tugboat, the Montana, takes shape in the Williston shipyard on the bank of the Missouri. Men are hard at work, Williston, N.D.

11. Wild Cow Railroad, railroad workers at Parker Camp on the Little Missouri River Wild Cow Railroad, railroad workers at Parker Camp on the Little Missouri River Railroad construction & maintenance; Railroad construction workers; Railroad employees; Railroad shops & yards; Railroads; Men; Horses; Camps; Equipment; Trees; When grading commenced on the railroad right-of-way, everything had to be done by hand and by horseā€¦At the Parker Camp on the Little Missouri River, the men at the left are utilizing the smaller, hand-tipped...

12. Wild Cow Railroad, Alexander Grain Co. temporary grain bins, Alexander, N.D. Wild Cow Railroad, Alexander Grain Co. temporary grain bins, Alexander, N.D. Granaries; Grain industry; Railroad companies; Railroad construction & maintenance; Railroad crossings; Railroad locomotives; Railroad cars; Railroad rails; Railroad shops & yards; With the beginning of rail service imminent, a group of Alexander businessmen and farmers organized the Alexander Grain Co. Their first task was to erect temporary bins, pictured in this photograph. A...

13. Wild Cow Railroad, Gutherie Construction Company tug, "Dakota," on the Missouri River, McKenzie County, Wild Cow Railroad, Gutherie Construction Company tug, "Dakota," on the Missouri River, McKenzie County, N.D. Tugboats; Rivers; Railroad ties; Railroad employees; The Guthrie Construction Company tug, "Dakota," heads south on the Missouri river pushing a barge piled high with railroad ties...destined for use in building the Wild Cow supply line from the river to...

14. Wild Cow Railroad, the Gassman railroad trestle, McKenzie County, N.D. Wild Cow Railroad, the Gassman railroad trestle, McKenzie County, N.D. Railroad bridges; Railroad cars; Railroad crossings; Railroad locomotives; Railroads; Trestles; The Gassman trestle looked like this before the storm. A locomotive is crossing the second largest timber trestle at the time, which was destroyed as the result of a cyclone on August 13, 1898.

15. Wild Cow Railroad, Trestle over million yard fill, near Watford City, N.D. Wild Cow Railroad, Trestle over million yard fill, near Watford City, N.D. Trestles; Railroad construction workers; Railroad construction & maintenance; Railroad employees; Men; Workers and trestle construction over million yard fill hear Watford City, N.D.

16. Wild Cow Railroad, carloads of dirt being dumped in fill for railroad construction, Watford City, N.D.
 Wild Cow Railroad, carloads of dirt being dumped in fill for railroad construction, Watford City, N.D. Dirt; Trestles; Railroad construction workers; Railroad employees; Railroad cars; Railroad locomotives; Great Northern management kept its word that the tracks would be laid as far east as Watford. A crew of some forty men arrived and fired up the boilers. It was not too long until the first carloads of...

17. Wild Cow Railroad, steam shovel working, McKenzie County, N.D. Wild Cow Railroad, steam shovel working, McKenzie County, N.D. Steam shovels; Railroad construction workers; Railroad employees; Men; The first of three 110 ton steam shovels went into use July 20, 1913. The big machine could scoop four cubic yards of earth, weighing approximately three tons, with each bucket-full. It was the largest...

18. Wild Cow Railroad, steam shovel near Erickson's Camp on Little Missouri River, building the first railroad Wild Cow Railroad, steam shovel near Erickson's Camp on Little Missouri River, building the first railroad in McKenzie Co., N.D. Steam shovels; Railroads; Railroad cars; Railroad companies; Railroad construction & maintenance; Railroad construction workers; Railroad employees; Railroad freight cars; Railroad locomotives; Railroad rails; Railroad shops & yards; Railroad tracks; Horses; Carts & wagons; Men; Dirt; trees Steam shovel loading dump cars on narrow gauge railroad train. Both the shovel and the train had to be hauled to the construction site "knocked dosn" by horses and wagons. Contractors paid $1.00 per hundred...

19. Wild Cow Railroad, "Hotel" Parker at a rail construction camp on Cherry Creek, Watford City, N.D. Wild Cow Railroad, "Hotel" Parker at a rail construction camp on Cherry Creek, Watford City, N.D. Construction; Camps; Railroad companies; Railroad construction workers; Railroad construction & maintenance; Railroad employees; Chuck wagons; Men; Women; Children; Tableware; Skirts; Trees; Shrubs; Men, women and children relax outside "Hotel" Parker at a rail construction camp. Dinnerware is seen inside the chuck wagon, and tools are hung up on the outside. Trees and shrubs are visible behind the...

20. Wild Cow Railroad, two hopefuls looking for work, McKenzie County, N.D. Wild Cow Railroad, two hopefuls looking for work, McKenzie County, N.D. Men; Automobiles; Steam shovels; Railroad construction & maintenance; Railroad construction workers; Railroad cars; Railroad facilities; Railroad rails; Railroad shops & yards; Railroad tracks; Construction; Two hopefuls in an automobile out looking for work on the Wild Cow Railroad, McKenzie County, N.D.
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