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Highway 52 road construction
Highway 52 road construction
TitleHighway 52 road construction
Date of Original1962-06-02
CreatorBurkum, Lester, 1912-2001
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionView of the highway 52 road construction project. There are many trucks, construction workers, and construction equipment such as a crane and cemete truck in view.
General SubjectTransportation
Work Life
Subject (LCTGM)Construction
Hoisting machinery
Construction equipment
Construction workers
Concrete mixers
LocationWells County (N.D.)
United States Highway 52
Item NumberS-1076
Format of OriginalSlides
Color images
Dimensions of Original5 x 5 cm.
Transcription"June 2, 1962"--Handwritten on slide.
Notes(Highway 52 construction) Staking new Highway 52, sign says "Bridge Site 704 (1)" another says "State- Federal Highway construction, 11.84 miles, cost $180, 163.85, State funds 50%, Federal -aid funds 50%, North Dakota Highway Department, U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of Public Roads. Project F-704 (1)" --Sign west edge of Fessenden, ND, April 13, 1962, New Highway 52.
Repository InstitutionManfred Heritage Museum
Repository CollectionLester Burkum Slide Collection
Credit LineManfred Heritage Museum, Manfred, N.D. (S-1076)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Ordering InformationManfred Heritage Museum
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Mailing address: Manfred History and Preservation Inc., PO Box 321, Harvey, N.D. 58341
Open May 1- September 30, on Tuesday- Saturday 10am-4pm.
When open, Museum phone number (701) 547-2564.
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GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08
Digital IDdmS1076
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