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Merchants building State Fair grounds, Fargo, N.D.
Merchants building State Fair grounds, Fargo, N.D.
TitleMerchants building State Fair grounds, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1910?
DescriptionLong one story wood frame building with sign that states "Merchants Building". An open observation deck is in the center of the building, surmounted by a hipped roof. There are three American flags flying from the top of the building. A horse track is visible in front of the building with a horse and sulkie on it.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectSocial Life & Customs
Entertainment
Subject (LCTGM)Exhibition buildings
Fairs
Harness racing
Racetracks (Horse racing)
Horse racing
Flags
Organization NameNorth Dakota State Fair Association for Fargo
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1910-1919
Item Number2006.109.6
Format of OriginalPhotographic postcards
Gelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Transcription"4" - Printed on front of postcard.
"Cousin Anna, I am in Fargo now at the present time all threw harvesting and threshing now I think that I shall go back to S. Dak. good by C.M." - Handwritten on back of postcard, postmarked from Fargo, N. Dak. Sep 6 [no year], addressed to Miss Anna Spilman, Clear Lake, Iowa.
NotesTitle printed on front of postcard.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionJohn Caron's Fargo, N.D. Photograph Collection 2006
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/936
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2006.109.6)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs001174
Original SourcePhotograph
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