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Shipping the boilers of Packing Plant, Medora, N.D.
Shipping the boilers of Packing Plant, Medora, N.D.
TitleShipping the boilers of Packing Plant, Medora, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1886 and 1905?
DescriptionThis photograph features a wagon hauling the boilers of the De Mores Packing Plant. Four horses pull the wagon. The boiler is a large cast iron object. Three men stand beside the wagon and pose for this photograph. In the background bare trees and the chimney of the Packing Plant are visible. The snow indicates the winter season.
General SubjectPeople
Transportation
Subject (LCTGM)Boilers
Horses
Carts & wagons
Men
Trees
Chimneys
Personal NameLubert, George
Organization NameDe Mores Packing Plant (Medora, N.D.)
LocationBillings County (N.D.)
Medora (N.D.)
Decade1880-1889
1890-1899
1900-1909
Item NumberOFF-383P
Format of OriginalPostcards
Dimensions of Original8.5 x 14 cm.
Transcription"Shipping the Boilers of Packing Plant. Medora, N.D."--Handwritten on front of postcard. "This picture has historic significance. It gives proof of what ______? of part of the De Mores packing plant - George Lubert? apparently hauling boilers to railroad siding?"--Handwritten on back of postcard.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Repository InstitutionBillings County Historical Society
Credit LineBillings County Historical Society (OFF-383P)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Ordering InformationBillings County Historical Society Museum c/o Leona Odermann P. O. Box 364 Medora, ND 58645 701-623-4829 bcm@midstate.net
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08
Digital IDdmOFF-383P
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