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Tornado at Fargo, North Dakota
Tornado at Fargo, North Dakota
TitleTornado at Fargo, North Dakota
Date of Original1890-07-07
DescriptionA view of a train tipped over on its side. There are people walking around, mostly men and a few children. There are three people on top of the railroad cars. In the background on the left is a three story brick building labled as the County Hospital. The train tracks and utility poles are on the right.
General SubjectTransportation
Subject (LCTGM)Railroads
Railroad cars
Railroad tracks
Railroad accidents
Utility poles
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
Item Number2070.304.5
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original19 x 21 cm.
Transcription"West of slough, Large building County Hospital." and "Mary Sheaff Chamberlain (J.P.) 9-1956"--Handwritten on back of photograph.
Tornado at Fargo, North Dakota, July 7, 1890, PHOTO"--Printed on front of photograph.
"#606"--Handwritten on front of photograph.
NotesPhotographer 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 (2070.304.5)
Ordering Information
(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 IDdm20703045
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