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Degraff, William H.
Diesen, C. M.
Fair & Thompson
Date of Original
Between 1900 and 1915?
Between 1890 and 1905
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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.
75th anniversary of settlement, Washburn, N.D.
Col. Hugh Johnson, Vice Adm. Homer M. Wallin, and Ben O. Everson visit with each other during Washburn's 75th anniversary. To the left flowers can be seen while to the right, other people face away from...
A. Nelson Store, Washburn, N.D.
People; City & Town Life;
The focus of this photograph is the A. Nelson store. In front of the store individuals including Axel Nelson, the owner, stand on wooden platform. At left, Walter Jertson stands next to the header. In...
Admiral Homer Wallin at war memorial, Washburn, N.D.
People; Military; Cemeteries and graves;
Admiral Homer Wallin poses next to the war memorial in the Washburn cemetery. He is dressed in his uniform. The memorial has plaques on it indicating the names of the soldiers.
Automobiles, McLean County, N.D.
Cars parked in front of a barn are featured in this photograph. At center is a large white barn. In the doorway of the barn several people can be viewed.
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.
Beaver dam on Turtle Creek, McLean County, N.D.
At center a beaver dam stretches across the photograph. A man stands on the beaver dam and his reflection can be seen in the river water below. In the background the river bank is visable.
Below deck on steamboat, McLean County, N.D.
Three men stand on a lower deck of a steamboat. At left, one man repairs a device. The two men at right stand idle. The boat is made up of wooden planks.
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.
Birka Church ladies, McLean County, N.D.
Several ladies washing and drying dishes in a church basement. They are busy at work in a kitchen. All wear dresses and some wear hats. A long white cupboard extends through the center of the picture. ...
Boats at Washburn Landing, Washburn, N.D.
People; Water; Transportation;
Photograph displays river boats Benton, Frayne, and Washburn on Missouri River near Washburn, N.D. Debris is visable on river bank. In the center of the photograph, men standing on Benton can be viewed....
Boats docked at Washburn, N.D.
Several boats are docked on the Missouri River bank at Washburn, N.D. The boats are docked very close together. In the background the opposite bank is visible.
Cable ferry, McLean County, N.D.
People; Pioneer Era; Water; Transportation;
View of cable ferry on Missouri River near Washburn, N.D. Long cables extend into the far right of the post card. A team of horses pulling a wagon ride on the ferry waiting to cross the river. In the far...
Children with northern pikes
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.
Coal miners, Washburn, N.D.
Mine workers stand near the entrance to the mine. Behind the workers a building can be viewed at left. At right, rubble above the opening to the mine is visable. A small rail car is situated near the men....
Cold weather golfers, Washburn, N.D.
People; Sports & Recreation;
Fred Jefferis and George Cramer are in Lipski's pasture golfing in January. Each man holds his golf bag propped up and dresses in clothing appropriate for the season. On the ground snow can be viewed.
Dedication Day, Washburn, N.D.
People; Women; Water; Awards and ceremonies;
Individuals stand on the river bank and throw wreaths into the water. To the left the river can be seen. On the right hand side individuals are dressed in coats and hats indicating the season. Mature trees...
Deer hunters, McLean County, N.D.
Four men stand with their rifles and hunting dogs at right. View the one rabbit and eleven deer hanging from the log. In the background a cabin or house is visible. In front, logs and debris can be seen....
Dog cart in parade, Max, N.D.
People; Transportation; Sports & Recreation
A man rides in a small cart while being pulled by a dog down an unpaved street. The side of the cart reads "Headliner." View the background where observers can be seen.
Ferry boats tied up at Washburn, N.D.
Ferry boats tied up on the Missouri River bank in Washburn, N.D. The bows of the boats are visible. At right a man poses for the photograph.
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