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Johnson Brothers Operation, Cavalier, N.D.
Johnson Brothers Operation, Cavalier, N.D.
TitleJohnson Brothers Operation, Cavalier, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1910 and 1915?
DescriptionThis photograph shows a steam engine pulling a long plow unit. The piece of machinery was meant to plow, pack, harrow, and seed. A man stands behind the long piece of machinery and the field in the distance is very flat.
General SubjectPeople
Agriculture
Subject (LCTGM)Plowing
Plows
Agricultural machinery & implements
Croplands
Personal NameEinarson, Sig
LocationPembina County (N.D.)
Cavalier (N.D.)
Decade1910-1919
Item NumberPCHS-5208
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original50 x 68 cm
Transcription"PLOWING, PACKING, HARROWING AND SEEDING IN ONE OPERATION JOHNSON BROS. CAVALIER, N.D." Handwritten on front of photograph.
"This 10 bottom plow unit was in operation in 1910, and used a fuel called motor spirits which cost around 7 cents a gallon. The operator pictured is Sig Einarson who last resided just northeast of the Vidalin Church" Printed on label with photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Repository InstitutionPembina County Historical Society
Repository CollectionJohnson Family Collection
Credit LinePembina County Historical Society (PCHS-5208)
Rights ManagementOn Loan by W. B. Johnson Family. Permission granted by family.
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 IDdmPCHS5208
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