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Threshing scene in Pembina County, N.D
Threshing scene in Pembina County, N.D
TitleThreshing scene in Pembina County, N.D
Date of OriginalBetween 1890 and 1920?
CreatorCampbell Studio
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionThis shows a threshing scene in Pembina County. At right the steam engine is visible, and thresher can be seen at center. Several workers are scattered throughout the photograph. Buggy at left.
General SubjectPioneer Era
Rural views
Work Life
Subject (LCTGM)Steam engines
Subject (Local)Threshing crews
LocationPembina County (N.D.)
Item NumberPCHS-5163
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"Campbell Studio, NECHE, N.DAK" Stamped into front of photograph.
"Mr. Patton" - Handwritten on back of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
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 CollectionPaton Family Photograph Collection
Credit LinePembina County Historical Society (PCHS-5163)
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 IDdmPCHS5163
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