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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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Ladies on ferry, Washburn, N.D.
Six women on the stairs of a ferry boat in Washburn, N.D. All are dressed in clothing indicative of the time period and wear large hats. In the top left corner of the photograph a young women holds a horn....
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...
Quilting group at church in Underwood, N.D.
People; Women; Fine arts, folk arts
Several women sit around a frame making a quilt. Other women stand in the back and observe the process. A building can be viewed behind the women. Off to the right, a carriage can be seen.
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.
Funk family outing, Washburn, N.D.
People; Water; Transportation;
Frank E. Funk with his wife and two sisters. The individuals sit in a rowboat on the Missouri River. Water can be viewed as well as trees in the background.
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...
Fred Jefferis in print shop, Washburn, N.D.
People; Work Life
Fred Jefferis, left, setting type in the old print shop. Another man stands at his right observing the process.
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.
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.
Fred Jefferis with Hans Nelson at El Zagal Meeting
People; City & Town Life;
Fred Jefferis and Hans Nelson pose wearing Shriners hats for the El Zagal meeting. In the background a building can be viewed.
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.
McLean County Welfare Board members
People; Social welfare
Members of the McLean County Welfare Board sit in front of a building. These individuals are dressed in clothing indicative of the time period. In the background a building and mature trees can be viewed. ...
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.
Pete Boris with dog "Spike", Washburn, N.D.
A man stands in front of the cabin he built with his dog "Spike". The cabin has one door in the center of the photograph and a window to the right and left sides. On the right a shovel leans against the...
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.
Men's basketball team, Washburn, N.D.
People; Sports & Recreation;
Seven young men pose for the photograph standing in a straight line. They face to the right, away from the camera. They seem to be dressed in athletic clothing indicative of the time period. View the center...
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.
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