Oldest house in N.D. at Walhalla Historic Site 1850, Walhalla, N.D.
|Title||Oldest house in N.D. at Walhalla Historic Site 1850, Walhalla, N.D. |
|Date of Original||1960-06-12 |
|Creator||Burkum, Lester, 1912-2001|
|Creator Role||Photographer |
|Description||View of a single storey log building with the doorway and windows covered with wood. There are trees and shrubs on both sides of the log house. |
|General Subject||Historic sites|
Frontier & pioneer life
|Personal Name||Kittson, Norman W. (Norman Wolfred), 1814-1888|
Pembina County (N.D.)
|Item Number||S-208 |
|Format of Original||Slides|
|Dimensions of Original||5 x 5 cm. |
|Transcription||"Oldest house in N.D., Walhalla Historic Site 1850, Walhalla N.D., 6/12/1960 built by Thomas Sinopkius, fur trader" -- Handwritten on slide. |
|Biography/History||The building looks to be the Kittson Trading Post, which was constructed in 1844 and used as the post office and customs house for Pembina. |
|Repository Institution||Manfred Heritage Museum|
|Repository Collection||Lester Burkum Slide Collection|
|Credit Line||Manfred Heritage Museum, Manfred, N.D. (S-208) |
|Rights Management||Copyright status unknown. |
|Ordering Information||Manfred Heritage Museum |
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|Grant||NHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08 |
|Digital ID||dmS208 |