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Front Street Bridge during the flood of 1897, Fargo, N.D.
Front Street Bridge during the flood of 1897, Fargo, N.D.
TitleFront Street Bridge during the flood of 1897, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1897
DescriptionStanding on the bank of the Red River of the North on the Moorhead, Minn. side looking across the flooded Red River and the Front Street bridge into Fargo, N.D. The bridge says "1888" on it. On the left there are a lot of buildings and roofs submerged in the river. There is a boat with a rower in it. There are many people standing on the Front Street bridge, and also on the railroad tracks on the right, which is to the North. A large building on Fargo side of the river says "FARGO-PACKING, " and there is a billboard that says "Lion Brand." On the far right there is another building that says "Pacific Lumber Co."
General SubjectWater
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Bridges
Water
Floods
Utility poles
Buildings
People
Billboards
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
Red River of the North
Decade1890-1899
Item Number2070.225.2
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original16 x 24 cm.
Transcription"North Dakota Masonic Grand Lodge Library"--Stamped 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 (2070.225.2)
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 IDdm20702252
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