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Wind erosion on farm at Eckman, N.D.
Wind erosion on farm at Eckman, N.D.
TitleWind erosion on farm at Eckman, N.D.
Date of Original1936-07-24
DescriptionTaken alongside road with drifts of soil extending from fence line into road. In distance is farm buildings.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectEnvironment
Subject (LCTGM)Erosion
Dust storms
LocationEckman (N.D.)
Bottineau County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2057.8.2
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original13 x 18 cm.
Publisher of OriginalSoil Conservation Service (Bismarck, N.D.)
Place of PublicationBismarck (N.D.)
Transcription"ND-5010, 7/24/36, Bottineau Co., NoDak., 1 mi. s of Eckman. This picture shows the damage done by wind erosion on a well-developed farm. Some fields on this farm have been blown out to a depth of four feet and the resultant drift has ruined the remaining portion. A considerable area has been thus affected where light soils have been worked. SCS photo-Blake"--Printed on back of print.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionErling N. Rolfsrud Photograph Collection 2057
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2057.8.2)
Digital IDrs002925
Original SourcePhotograph
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