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Broadway and N.P. Ave., Fargo, N. Dak.
Broadway and N.P. Ave., Fargo, N. Dak.
TitleBroadway and N.P. Ave., Fargo, N. Dak.
Date of Original1909
CreatorOlson, W. O.
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionEast side of Broadway, looking north from the intersection at N.P. Avenue. The street is busy with pedestrians. There are two street railroad cars, a man on a bicycle and a horse pulling a carriage. There is an umbrella on the carrage. The bulding in the forgeround has a large advertisement for Anna Held Cigars. Other businesses visible are the Merchants National Bank, Western Union Telegraph and Cable Office, Great Northern Ticket Office, Dr's. Bailey & Kachelmacher Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists, Red River Valley Mortgage and Joseph & Pinkus Manufacturing Furriers, all housed in the Stern Building. There is a barber pole in front of the building at the corner.
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General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Business districts
Street railroads
Pedestrians
Carriages & coaches
Horses
Bicycles & tricycles
Awnings
Advertisements
Banks
Umbrellas
Streets
Telegraph offices
Barber poles
Organization NameMerchants National Bank (Fargo, N.D.)
Western Union Telegraph Company
Fargo & Moorhead Street Railway
Stern Building (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - Broadway - 50-75 block
Fargo (N.D.) - Broadway
Decade1900-1909
Item Number2001.13.9
Format of OriginalPhotographic postcards
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Transcription"Fargo, N.D. Friend Billy. Received your letter all OK. Will write more by letter. I am on a little visit up here. Best regards to all. Doc." - Postmarked from Fargo, N. Dak., Oct. 3 1909. Addressed to Mr. Wm. Spurl, Bellevue, Iowa.
NotesTitle printed on front of postcard.
"Photo Copyright 1909 by W. O. Olson" - Printed on front of postcard.
"604" - Printed on front of postcard.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionRonald Olin's Fargo, N.D. Photograph Collection 2001
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/1116
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2001.13.9)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs000069
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