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Grain elevators, Baker, N.D.
Grain elevators, Baker, N.D.
TitleGrain elevators, Baker, N.D.
Date of Original1913?
DescriptionThree grain elevators along railroad tracks with center one under construction.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
Subject (LCTGM)Grain elevators
Railroad cars
Organization NameSoo Line Railroad Company
LocationBaker (N.D)
Benson County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2000.33.2
Format of OriginalPhotographic postcards
Gelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Transcription"Pub. for S.O. Olsen" - Printed on front of postcard.
Postmarked July 9, 1913, addressed to H.O. Blegen, Churchs Ferry, N.D. Text reads: "York, N.D., 7/9-13. Kjaere Fader. Vil sende et ord saa dere faar hore at vi er alle friske, haaber dere er det samme. Det er forfaerdeligt tort saa det bliver nok daarlig avling iaar. Fik plogen (?) alright men det er saa tort at det er immuligt at brukke, har brekt omtrent 25 acre. Hils alle ifra os der nede [illegible] Kjaerlig hilsen til deg og alle hjemme ifra os. Din son O.H. Blegen" (in Norwegian, some Norwegian letters could not be transcribed)
NotesTitle printed on front of postcard.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryBaker, N.D. was founded in 1911 by Soo Line Railroad and lots sold in 1912.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionRonald Olin North Dakota Postcard Collection 2000
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2000.33.2)
Digital IDrs003083
Original SourcePostcard
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