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E. E. Barry’s threshing rig, rural Pembina, N.D.
E. E. Barry’s threshing rig, rural Pembina, N.D.
TitleE. E. Barry's threshing rig, rural Pembina, N.D.
Date of Original1911
DescriptionThis photograph provides an up close view of a thresher. Two agricultural workers pose on the machine wearing clothing indicative of the time period. Notice the oil can in the hand of the man on bottom.
General SubjectAgriculture
Work Life
Rural views
Subject (LCTGM)Farmers
Oil cans
Agricultural machinery & implements
Subject (Local)Threshing crews
Personal NamePike, Robert
Pike, Walter
LocationPembina County (N.D.)
Pembina (N.D.)
Item NumberPCHS-5126
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original11 x 17 cm
Transcription"E. E. Barry's Threshing Rig, 1911. Pike Bro Farm, 1911. Robert Pike, Walter Pike" Handwritten on back of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Robert Pike is the man on the ground. Walter Pike is the standing on the thresher.
Biography/HistoryThe name Pembina is derived from the Chippewa Indian term for the high bush cranberry which grew in profusion along the Pembina River. Anepeminan Sipi means Redberry River. With the pronunciation of the French Metis, anepeminan could very easily become Pembina.
Bibliographic ReferencePembina Centennial Committee. A History of Pembina County. 1967, 4.
Repository InstitutionPembina County Historical Society
Repository CollectionPembina County Historical Society Photograph Collection
Credit LinePembina County Historical Society (PCHS-5126)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to Pembina County Historical Society.
Ordering InformationPembina County Historical Society
Zelda Hartje
13572 Hwy 5
Cavalier, ND 58220
Phone: (701) 265-4941
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2009-2010 NAR10-RC-10062-09
Digital IDdmPCHS5126
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