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Hamilton High School, Hamilton, N.D.
Hamilton High School, Hamilton, N.D.
TitleHamilton High School, Hamilton, N.D.
Date of Original190-?
DescriptionThis photograph features the Hamilton High School. It is a large brick structure with many windows. On the front of the building a bell tower is visible as well as an American flag waving in the wind. Below, vegetation can be seen.
General SubjectEducation
Subject (LCTGM)Schools
Windows
Bell towers
Flags
Subject (LCSH)Building, Brick
Organization NameHamilton High School (Hamilton, N.D.)
LocationPembina County (N.D.)
Hamilton (N.D.)
Decade1900-1909
Item NumberPCHS-5171
Format of OriginalPhotographic postcards
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm
Transcription"HIGH SCHOOL HAMILTON, N.D." Handwritten on front of post card.
"POST CARD. THE ADDRESS TO BE WRITTEN ON THIS SIDE. Place 1-Cent Stamp Here" Printed on back of post card.
"School Hamilton N. Dak" Handwritten on back of post card.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryHamilton became a town in 1882 as a result of the railroad coming to Pembina County. As a result of the railroad and its location in the center of the county, Hamilton grew in size. After the railroad lines were changed between Grafton and Walhalla, expansion in Hamilton stopped.
Bibliographic ReferencePembina Centennial Committee. A History of Pembina County. 1967, 33.
Repository InstitutionPembina County Historical Society
Repository CollectionPembina County Historical Society Photograph Collection
Credit LinePembina County Historical Society (PCHS-5171)
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
Email: pchsm@polarcomm.com
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2009-2010 NAR10-RC-10062-09
Digital IDdmPCHS5171
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