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People next to cook car
People next to cook car
TitlePeople next to cook car
Date of Original191-?
DescriptionThree men and two women in front of a cook car with door open. There is a wash tub hanging from the cook car door. Also a chair next to man at left with rag in his hand. A mark is inked over the man's head identifying his as author of the message on back of postcard.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectAgriculture
Work Life
Subject (LCTGM)Men
Chuck wagons
Wash tubs
Subject (Local)Cook cars
LocationVelva (N.D.)
McHenry County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2000.504.42
Format of OriginalPhotographic postcards
Gelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Transcription"Velva, N.D. Dear Friend, Recevd your yours letter some time. Will writhe soon use use are trashing and we is have fine wheghtre to I suppose you are all don trashing in youre cuntury. This is the car I am whight. Yours from S. D. It is me whight this mark - over my head." - Handwritten on back of postcard, postmarked from velva, N.D. Sep. 28, [year illegible]. Addressed to Mr. Alfred T Olson, Mentor, Minn, Polk Co.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
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 (2000.504.42)
Digital IDrs004421
Original SourcePostcard
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