|Title||Train going into the snow drift, East of Valley City, N.D. |
|Date of Original||1893 |
|Description||View of a railroad snowplow engine cutting through a large snowdrift. There are people dressed in winter coats and hats ontop of the snow drift on the left. The train engine is on the right blowing smoke and snow. |
Railroad snowplow locomotives
|Location||Valley City (N.D.)|
Barnes County (N.D.)
|Item Number||BC 11-4-1 |
|Format of Original||Photographic prints|
|Dimensions of Original||14 x 17 cm. |
|Publisher of Original||Fisher & Co. Photo|
|Place of Publication||Valley City (N.D.)|
|Transcription||"Fisher & Co., Photographers, Valley City, N.D."--Stamped on the back of photograph. |
"11.47" and "Donated by Stull, Valley City"--Handwritten on back of photograph.
"Going through the drift"--Handwritten on front of photograph.
|Notes||Title created by staff. |
|Biography/History||Item donated by E.B. Stull, the Methodist pastor from 1891-1892. Valley City Churches, Epworth United Methodist Church. |
"The blizzard of 1893 east of Valley City."
|Bibliographic Reference||Information in quotes from page 346, printed right under the same image, in Barnes County History, Barnes County, North Dakota. Printed by Taylor Publishing Company, 1976. |
|Repository Institution||Barnes County Historical Society|
|Repository Collection||Barnes County Historical Society Photograph Collection|
|Credit Line||Barnes County Historical Society (BC 11-4 -1) |
|Rights Management||Copyright status unknown. |
Owned by Barnes County Historical Society.
|Ordering Information||Barnes County Historical Society address: |
315 Central Ave. N.
Valley City, ND 58072
Phone number: 701-845-0966
|Grant||NHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08 |
|Digital ID||dmBC1141 |