Search results for
McLean County (N.D.)
Refine your search
City & Town Life
Date of Original
Between 1900 and 1915?
Diesen, C. M.
Degraff, William H.
Fair & Thompson
page 3 of 4 : (
add to favorites
Holtan's Mercantile Co., Washburn, N.D.
People; City & Town Life; Business & Industry
In center is Holtan's Mercantile Co. which was later Maxine's fabric shop. Mature trees grow in front of the building. An automobile sits on the unpaved street as well.
1st McLean County Court house, Washburn, N.D.
This photograph features the first McLean County Court house in Washburn, N.D. The building is made of wood and has two storeys. On the front of the building is a small porch as well as a tower.
Nelson's Grocery Store, Washburn, N.D.
City & Town Life; Business & Industry
At center is the grocery store. The building has two sets of stairs leading up to two separate entrances for the store. The store has five large display windows on the main level and four small windows...
Ladies on a haystack, McLean County, N.D.
People; Women; Agriculture;
Two young women sit on top of hay stacks. What appears to be a pitch fork is stuck in the hay between them. They are both dressed in white dresses and wear hats.
Otter Tail Power Company plant under construction, Washburn, N.D.
People; Business & Industry
This photograph features the construction of the Otter Tail Power Company plant. The building itself is at center, where a man pulling a wheelbarrow is visible. To the right rubble can be seen in the background....
Olaf Lee with his chair and basket
People; Portraits; Fine arts, folk arts
Olaf Lee poses for the photograph sitting on the wooden chair he carved and holding the basket he constructed. In the background a painting of a woman can be viewed.
Washburn city hall and fire department, Washburn, N.D.
City & Town Life;
This is a photograph of the McLean County city hall and fire hall. Washburn's first fire truck, a 1926 model, sits in front of the building. The building has steps leading up to double doors at its entrance....
Women in winter clothing, McLean County, N.D.
People; Women; Weather
Three women dressed in winter clothing stand outside by a fence. They all wear hats and fur.
Louie and Tollie Pfeister with automobile, McLean County, N.D.
People; Women; Transportation
Louie and Tollie Pfeister sit in their automobile. In the background small trees and a fence can be viewed. Both individuals look towards the camera.
Ice jam on flats below Washburn, N.D.
People; Environment; Weather; Water
Two men and a woman stand near the ice jam on the Missouri River. The enormous pieces of ice can be seen on the right and left. Two dogs are visible as well as an unidentifiable individual behind the man...
Native American camp, McLean County, N.D.
Indians of North America; People;
The post card displays a Native American camp. Tipis are the large focus of the postcard. To the right three men on horseback look toward the camera. Several hides hang from racks in front of the tipis,...
Roe School, McLean County, N.D.
People; Education; Women; Pioneer Era;
A group of individuals pose for a photograph next to Roe School. In the background on the right, an outhouse can be viewed. Baskets and tubs are located between the children on the ground.
Ice harvest, Washburn, N.D.
Several men on frozen Missouri River in Washburn, N.D. harvesting the ice. Some of the men hold shovels and saws to free the ice. In the background the opposite bank of the river and some buildings can...
Man on stalled freight train, McLean County, N.D.
People; Weather; Transportation;
Unidentified man standing on the top of a freight train. The train is stalled due to a large snowfall. The train runs through the center of the photograph. View either side of the train cars, where the...
Unidentified train wreck, McLean County, N.D.
This is a photograph of a wreck of some sort. To the right and left piles of rubble can be viewed near the rail road tracks. In the center of the photograph, what appears to be a locomotive is de-railed....
Register of deeds office in third court house, Washburn, N.D.
People; Court houses;
This postcard features the Register of Deeds Office in the Washburn court house around 1908. Three women and two men work in the office and all appear to be busy with their tasks. Large windows are located...
Side view of third McLean County Court house, Washburn, N.D.
Post card shows the third (brick) court house of Washburn, N.D. It shows a side and back view of the building. The building is only partly completed. In the background the second school and old jail (built...
Outing at Painted Woods Lake, N.D.
People; Environment; Women;
Joseph Henry Taylor, Nora Erickson, and Frances Brannon are out in the brush near Painted Woods Lake. Taylor seems to be leading the way and clearing away the brush for others to follow. Mature trees,...
Balanced Rock, Washburn, N.D.
People; Landmarks; Environment;
Elba Garside and Guy Roe stand on Balanced Rock near Washburn, N.D. It is an interestingly shaped geological site. The square shaped rock appears to be balanced on a hillside.
Wilton baseball team portrait
People; Sports & Recreation;
Members of the Wilton baseball team pose for the photograph. All are dressed in uniforms which read "WILTON" In front, the young men hold baseballs and gloves. In the back row at center is a man dressed...
add to favorites
page 3 of 4 : (
powered by CONTENTdm
^ to top ^