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Agricultural building at the Fargo fair grounds
Agricultural building at the Fargo fair grounds
TitleAgricultural building at the Fargo fair grounds
Date of Original1925?
CreatorHartman, William D., 1873-1948
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionFront and west side of agricultural building with people on steps and on balcony. Exhibits and tents surrounding building, with signs visible for popcorn and ice cream booths. Flag flying atop building. In center bottom is a wooden litter box with Stone Piano Company lettering on back side. In distance is the carnival area with sign visible for the "Old King Tuts Hut" tent. Building is a Classical Revival building with Ionic columns and dentil cornice.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectSocial Life & Customs
Subject (LCTGM)Exhibition buildings
Refuse disposal
Food vendors
Subject (LCSH)Columns, Ionic
Subject (AAT)Classical Revival
Organization NameInterstate Fair (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number51.48.22
Negative Number120mm-21.1a copy neg.
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original19 x 24 cm.
Publisher of OriginalNew Garden Studio (Fargo, N.D.)
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"New Garden Studio, Fargo, 1923?" - Handwritten on back of photograph.
"Agricultural Building, Fargo, N.Dak" - Handwritten on front of photograph.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Biography/HistorySince likely taken in 1925, it was the Interstate Fair and not the North Dakota State Fair which alternated with Grand Forks.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFargo, N.D. Photograph Collection 51
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (51.48.22)
Digital IDrs001177
Original SourcePhotograph
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