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Flood of 1897, firewood floating down Front Street, Fargo, N.D.
Flood of 1897, firewood floating down Front Street, Fargo, N.D.
TitleFlood of 1897, firewood floating down Front Street, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1897
DescriptionA view of Front Street flooded. On the left is a building and utility poles. The center and foreground are all water with floating firewood, there is one man trying to walk across the street. Behind him are two figures rowing a boat. On the right is a building with signs that say "Fargo Horse Transfer, Livery Sale & Boarding Stable. Hacks Day & Night, Wagon Yard and Feed Barn, Jeff Young." There is a large group of people on the right, and behind them more buildings.
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Water
Subject (LCTGM)Water
Floods
Buildings
People
Boats
Utility poles
Stables
Fuelwood
Signs (Notices)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
Decade1890-1899
Item Number2070.229.6
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original11 x 14 cm.
Transcription"Front Street, " and "Loaned, Mrs. Ray Umsted, Page, N.D. 58064"--Handwritten on back of photograph.
NotesTitle supplied by cataloger.
Photographer unknown.
Repository InstitutionCass County Historical Society
Repository CollectionCass County Historical Society Photography Collection 2070 (Institute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo)
Credit LineCass County Historical Society, Bonanzaville, West Fargo (2070.229.6)
Ordering Informationhttp://www.bonanzaville.org/main.php
(701) 282-2822
Cass County Historical Society
1351 West Main Ave.
West Fargo, ND 58078
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08
Digital IDdm20702296
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