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William and Avis Palmer, North Dakota Agricultural College
William and Avis Palmer, North Dakota Agricultural College
TitleWilliam and Avis Palmer, North Dakota Agricultural College
Date of Original1920-11-08
DescriptionWilliam and Avis Palmer standing in front of an automobile on the campus after a student-faculty demonstration for President Edwin F. Ladd, nearly elected United State Senator from North Dakota. In the background is the Mill and Flour Testing Laboratory.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectColleges & Universities
Subject (LCTGM)Faculty USE Teachers
Personal NamePalmer, William C. (William Carl), 1873-1956
Organization NameNorth Dakota State University - Buildings
North Dakota State University - People
Mill and Flour Testing Laboratory (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Negative NumberGPN 2268
Format of OriginalGlass negatives
Dimensions of Original13 x 18 cm.
Publisher of OriginalNorth Dakota Agricultural College (Fargo, N.D.)
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"Student Faculty Demonstration, Mr. & Mrs. Palmer."
Biography/HistoryWilliam C. Palmer originally worked for the North Dakota Cooperative Extension Service when he came to the College in 1910. He organized boys and girls club work and launched the college press service, was in charge of the college's agricultural film and slide service, and served as the Chairman of the college Information Department until his retirement in 1945.
This was one of a series of photographs taken due to the following: "Monster Demonstration held by student for Pres. Ladd." In the words of President Emeritus John H. Worst, students and faculty of the North Dakota Agricultural College ‘made history' on Monday, Nov. 8 at the convocation hour when they staged a big demonstration in honor of President E.F. Ladd's election to the United State Senate. Practically the entire student body and faculty was present and took part in the big parade which preceded the enthusiastic demonstration in the armory…."
Bibliographic ReferenceThe Weekly Spectrum, November 17, 1920, pp. 1, 3.
Credit LineUniversity Archives, NDSU, Fargo (GPN 2268)
Rights ManagementCopyright held by the University Archives.
Digital IDua000614
Original SourceGlass negative
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