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Father Nicholas T. Cloos at the scene of a train derailment, Fero, N.D.
Father Nicholas T. Cloos at the scene of a train derailment, Fero, N.D.
TitleFather Nicholas T. Cloos at the scene of a train derailment, Fero, N.D.
Date of Original1948-08-17
CreatorHerron, Gifford, 1912-1969
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionFather Cloos standing in shirt and pants with suspenders holding a hat. Behind him is visible two derailed railroad passenger cars.
Ordering Informationhttp://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/ndirs/collections/photography/Reproductions.htm
General SubjectReligion
Transportation
Subject (LCTGM)Priests
Railroad accidents
Railroad cars
Railroad passenger cars
Hats
Personal NameCloos, Nicholas T., 1903-1983
Organization NameGreat Northern Railway Company (U.S.)
LocationFero (N.D.)
Rugby (N.D.)
Pierce County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1940-1949
Item Number2035.994
Negative Number2035.994
Format of OriginalFilm negatives
Dimensions of Original13 x 10 cm.
Publisher of OriginalForum Publishing Company (Fargo, N.D.)
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"Father Cloos of Rugby, N.D. in this unclerical garb, administered last rites of the Catholic church to the most seriously injured." - Caption with image, Fargo Forum & Daily Tribune, Aug. 18, 1948, p. 4.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
ContributorForum Publishing Company (Fargo, N.D.)
Biography/HistoryOne wheel leaving the track at a switch at Fero, N.D., five miles east of Rugby, was to blame for the derailment of the G.N. Orental Limited on the evening of Monday, August 16, 1948. Forty passengers were injured in the accident.
Bibliographic Reference"Wheel leaving switch blamed for GN wreck", by Lloyd W. Sveen, Fargo Forum & Daily Tribune, Aug. 18, 1948, p. 1.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFargo Forum Negative Collection 2035
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/971
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2035.994)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs000162
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