Skip to content home : browse : advanced search : preferences : my favorites : about : help  login  
 
Search results for McLean County Historical Society   
Refine your search
General Subject
People (76)
Transportation (29)
Water (15)
Women (15)
City & Town Life (9)
Show more...

Creator
Degraff, William H. (10)
Diesen, C. M. (2)
Fair & Thompson (1)

Date of Original
Between 1900 and 1915? (5)
Between 1890 and 1905 (4)
1913 (3)
193-? (2)
194-? (2)
Show more...

results 1-20 of 97 item(s)  page 1 of 5 : ( <<  1  2  3  4  5  >> ) :: previous : next
select all : clear all : add to favorites
 Image: Title: General Subject: Description:

1. Forbes Drug Store, Washburn, N.D. Forbes Drug Store, Washburn, N.D. This photograph shows the Forbes Drug Store on the right. The store has large windows in the front on the ground level. The window displays are able to be seen through the windows and a man stands in the...

2. Grain elevator, Washburn, N.D. Grain elevator, Washburn, N.D. Agriculture; Transportation The photograph features the first grain elevator in Washburn, N.D. At right, the words "NORTHERN PACIFIC 19073; AIR BREAK; FLOUR LINE" are painted on the rail car. At center stands the grain elevator with...

3. Missouri River bank elevator, Washburn, N.D. Missouri River bank elevator, Washburn, N.D. Agriculture; Water; Transportation; This is a photograph of the grain elevator where the river boats unloaded grain. Two river boats with paddlewheels can be viewed. The marine "leg" of the elevator stretches down the bank. The river and...

4. Otter Tail power company, Washburn, N.D. Otter Tail power company, Washburn, N.D. Business & Industry This photograph features the Otter Tail Power Company. It is a brick structure with many windows. Power lines are visible as well.

5. First electrical plant, Washburn, N.D. First electrical plant, Washburn, N.D. Business & Industry The first Washburn light plant is displayed in the middle of the photograph. To the left another building can be seen and to the right a train is visible.

6. Washburn city hall and fire department, Washburn, N.D. 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....

7. View of Jewell Avenue, Washburn, N.D. View of Jewell Avenue, Washburn, N.D. City & Town Life; This postcard features Jewell Ave. looking toward the west in Washburn, N.D. At right is Forbes Drug Store and two automobiles. Several buildings line both sides of the unpaved street. The side walks are...

8. Bird's eye view, Garrison, N.D. Bird's eye view, Garrison, N.D. City & Town Life; Aerials; Postcard features a view of Garrison, N.D. In bottom of photograph a lumber yard is visible. Various other buildings and residences are visable in the background. Electrical poles are in sight too.

9. Nelson's Grocery Store, Washburn, N.D. 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...

10. Side view of third McLean County Court house, Washburn, N.D. Side view of third McLean County Court house, Washburn, N.D. Court houses; 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...

11. 1st McLean County Court house, Washburn, N.D. 1st McLean County Court house, Washburn, N.D. Court houses; 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.

12. Second McLean County Court House, Washburn, N.D. Second McLean County Court House, Washburn, N.D. Court houses; Law A photograph of the second McLean County courthouse. It was a two storey building with a wooden frame.

13. Third McLean County Courthouse, Washburn, N.D. Third McLean County Courthouse, Washburn, N.D. Court houses; People; Politics & Government; Law Photograph of the third McLean County Courthouse in Washburn, N.D. It is a three story brick building with a tower that juts out of the front of the building. View the center of the photograph where construction...

14. Public School, Dogden, N.D. Public School, Dogden, N.D. Education; The front of this postcard features the public school in Dogden, N.D. It is a three storey brick building with a tower that juts out of the front. To the right an outhouse as well as the chimney can be...

15. Native American camp, McLean County, N.D. 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,...

16. National Guard of Washburn, N.D. National Guard of Washburn, N.D. Military; People; Photograph of the National Guard of Washburn, N.D. The men are dressed in military uniforms. The first row of men kneel down while the second row stands. In the background buildings of Washburn can be...

17. Winter ice harvest, McLean County, N.D. Winter ice harvest, McLean County, N.D. People; Eight men pose for this photograph. Four men kneel and four men in the back stand. All are dressed in winter clothing To the right a horse is visible. In the background the opposite bank of the river can...

18. Children with northern pikes Children with northern pikes People; Hanson children with two big Northerns in the winter of 1930. They stand in front of a house holding their large fish. The fish are almost as big as the children. Both are dressed in winter garb.

19. Ice jam on Painted Woods Creek Ice jam on Painted Woods Creek People; Large ice chunks take the focus of this photograph. At left, the side of the bridge is visible. In the background, a person as well as small hills can be seen.

20. Harvesting grain, McLean County, N.D. Harvesting grain, McLean County, N.D. People; Agriculture; A cab-less combine harvests grain in the field. The front header picks up the grain from the ground. At center a man runs the piece of machinery. Notice the uncovered belts and chains in the center of...
select all : clear all : add to favorites
results 1-20 of 97 item(s)  page 1 of 5 : ( <<  1  2  3  4  5  >> ) :: previous : next
powered by CONTENTdm ® | contact us  ^ to top ^