|Title||L.O. Burkum Store, Manfred, N.D. |
|Date of Original||191-? |
|Description||A view looking down a dirt road in Manfred, N.D. There are a few small buildings on the left, a house at the end of the road, and a few buildings and storefronts on the right. The building second up the street on the right was the Burkum Store. There is an automobile parked outside another building on the right. |
|General Subject||Business & Industry|
City & Town Life
Stores & shops
|Personal Name||Burkum, Lars O., 1876-1943|
|Organization Name||L.O. Burkum Store (Manfred, N.D.)|
Wells County (N.D.)
|Item Number||001.03.01 |
|Format of Original||Photographic postcards|
|Dimensions of Original||9 x 14 cm. |
|Transcription||"Manfred"--Handwritten on back of photograph. |
|Biography/History||In 1894 T. K. Rogne and L.(Lars) O. Burkum established the first store in Manfred, N.D. located on Block 3, Lot 8. In 1905 they built the building pictured which was known as the Burkum Hardware Store. In 1916 Lars O. Burkum sold the store and bought a farmstead three miles west of Manfred, N.D. |
H. B. Myhre bought out L. O. Burkum in 1916 and Anton Aasand and Nick Halvorson was purchased the building in 1917. In 1926 the Sons of Norway purchased the building for lodge use and continued to use it until 1952 when the building burned down.
|Bibliographic Reference||Information found at the ManfredND.org website under Biographies and then the families last name, and Businesses and then the business name. |
|Repository Institution||Manfred Heritage Museum|
|Repository Collection||Manfred Heritage Museum Photograph Collection|
|Credit Line||Manfred Heritage Museum, Manfred, N.D. (001.03.01) |
|Rights Management||Copyright unknown. |
|Ordering Information||Manfred Heritage Museum |
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|Grant||NHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08 |
|Digital ID||dm0010301 |