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Bit of Europe in Dakota, the Germany-Russian colony at Eureka
Bit of Europe in Dakota, the Germany-Russian colony at Eureka
TitleBit of Europe in Dakota, the Germany-Russian colony at Eureka
Date of Original1896
DescriptionMontage of photographic illustrations of Eureka, South Dakota and the Russian Germans that settled the area including views of people, sod church, and farms.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectEthnic
Subject (LCTGM)Sod buildings
Families
Horses
Carts & wagons
Grain industry
Ethnic groups
Children
Subject (LCSH)Russian Germans
Sod houses
Subject (Local)Sod churches
LocationEureka (S.D.)
McPherson County (S.D.)
South Dakota
United States
Decade1890-1899
Item NumberFolio 102.EtG47.1
Format of OriginalPhotomechanical prints
Dimensions of Original40 x 27 cm.
Publisher of OriginalHarper's Magazine Co.
Place of PublicationNew York (N.Y.)
Transcription"A typical peasant;" "A typical church;" Eureka, the market town of the colony;" "Children of the colony;" Women of the colony;" House of a German-Russian farmer, one of the more pretentious kind;" House and stable, built of clay and straw bricks, and sods" - Captions for each of the images from top to bottom, left to right.
NotesTitle from caption with images.
Photographer unknown.
External ResourceAccompanying text, available on the NDSU Germans from Russia Heritage Collections website: http://library.ndsu.edu/grhc/history_culture/history/eureka.html
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionDakota Lithographs and Engravings Collection Folio 102
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/6673
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (Folio 102.EtG47.1)
Rights ManagementImage in public domain.
Languageeng;
Digital IDrsL00050
Original SourceHarper's Weekly, July 11, 1896. p. 689.
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