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Main Street, Johnstown, N.D.
Main Street, Johnstown, N.D.
TitleMain Street, Johnstown, N.D.
Date of Original191-?
DescriptionView looking down street in Johnstown, N.D. with commercial buildings with false fronts on left side visible. A horse-drawn wagon and an automobile visible on the street. H. B. Murphy general store in foreground. Two men standing on front porch of store.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Business & Industry
Subject (LCTGM)Commercial streets
Commercial facilities
Business districts
Carts & wagons
General stores
LocationJohnstown (N.D.)
Grand Forks County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2000.266.1
Format of OriginalPhotographic postcards
Gelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Transcription"Sept. 3, 1913 Johnstown, N.D. Dear Vinnie, I started a letter to you one week ago and never got it [illegible] or finished yet, so will send you a card of Johnstown. How do you like it. Mr. Murphy & Newton are the men. How is Ira & all the rest. We have not a man now got our lower place all cut but lot of shocking to do yet. Nil is in Inkster now. I got all my upper teeth out and feel as if I will starve sure now. Write soon. Love to all Ma Mcart. Tell Eva the Dentist asked for her." - Handwritten on back of postcard, postmarked from Johnstown, N.D. Sep. 5, 1913. Addressed to Vinnie Lee, Canora, Sask.
NotesTitle printed on front of postcard.
Photographer unknown.
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 (2000.266.1)
Digital IDrs003593
Original SourcePostcard
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