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Broadway business district, Fargo, D.T.
Broadway business district, Fargo, D.T.
TitleBroadway business district, Fargo, D.T.
Date of Original1881?
CreatorHaynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionStereograph view of a Broadway street scene looking at the east side of the 100 block. There is a wooden sidewalk in front of the buildings, with men standing on it. On the sidewalk in front of one business are four stoves. A large representation of a water pitcher, is on a pole in front of Freeman & Drew, dealers in crockery and glassware. Further down the block is a sign for "Broadway Shoe Store". On the street is a man in a horse drawn wagon.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Streets
Business districts
Commercial facilities
Shoe stores
Wooden sidewalks
Carts & wagons
Signs (Notices)
Horse teams
Organization NameFreeman & Drew (Fargo, N.D.)
Broadway Shoe Store (Fargo, N.D.)
Yerkes Block (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - Broadway
Fargo (N.D.) - Broadway - 100 block
Item Number2006.15.7
Format of OriginalAlbumen prints
Dimensions of Original10 x 18 cm.
Publisher of OriginalHaynes Studio (Fargo, N.D.)
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"Northern Pacific Views, Along the Lone of the Northern Pacific Rail-road from Lake Superior to the Yellowstone Valley. Finest Scenery in the Northwest. Published by F. Jay Haynes, Official Photographer, N.P.R.R., Fargo, D.T." - Printed on back of cardboard mount.
"Broadway Fargo" - Handwritten on back of cardboard mount.
"#4 L. Myrick" - Handwritten in pen on back of print, and crossed out.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Copy print of image in A Century Together Photograph Collection (Mss 1970.4.10)
Biography/HistoryThe 1881 Fargo City Directory lists "Freeman & Drew, wall paper, crockery and glassware, Yerkes block, Boradway." Business operated by G. B. Freeman and L. D. Drew.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionJohn Caron's Fargo, N.D. Photograph Collection 2006
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2006.15.17)
Digital IDrs001041
Original SourcePhotograph
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