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Start of Fargo Fire, June 7, 1893, looking east on Front St. from Broadway
Start of Fargo Fire, June 7, 1893, looking east on Front St. from Broadway
TitleStart of Fargo Fire, June 7, 1893, looking east on Front St. from Broadway
Date of Original1893-06-07
CreatorFlaten, O. E. (Ole E.), 1865-1933
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionMen working with fire hoses on street with dark smoke rising in background. Brick building on extreme right.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Fires
Firefighting equipment
Disasters
Business districts
Restaurants
Streets
Men
Smoke
Hoses
Organization NameUnited Block (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - Main Avenue
Fargo (N.D.) - Main Avenue - 500 block
Decade1890-1899
Item Number51.30.1; Folio 71.9.1
Negative Number120mm-51 (copy neg.)
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original30 x 35 cm.
Publisher of OriginalFlaten, O. E. (Ole E.), photographer
Place of PublicationMoorhead (Minn.)
Transcription"From the Collection of Mrs. Alexander Stern" - Typed on back of print (51.30.1)
NotesTitle handwritten on back of print (51.30.1).
Photograph mounted on cardboard mount (Folio 71.9.1).
Biography/HistoryThe Fargo Fire of June 7, 1893 started in the rear of Mrs. Rosa Herzman's dry goods store at 512 Front Street (Main Avenue). The fire spread over much of downtown Fargo, burning nearly 200 buildings.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFargo, N.D. Photograph Collection 51
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/archives/collections-institute/photography/holdings/fargo-photograph-holdings
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (51.30.1)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs000998
Original SourcePhotograph (Folio 71.9.1)
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