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Odd Fellow Hall after the fire, Williston, N.D.
Odd Fellow Hall after the fire, Williston, N.D.
TitleOdd Fellow Hall after the fire, Williston, N.D.
Date of Original1909-11-16
CreatorKloss, Athniel, 1868-1937
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionTwo men and a child standing in front of burned out, ice covered building after fire. A ladder is propped up along the buildings right side. Signs visible are "IOOF" at the top of building over entrance, and "Going out of business in Williston, our entire stock must be closed out by Dec. 1st at.25 on the dollar reduction" visible over store window on left side of building.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
Subject (LCTGM)Fires
Ice
Winter
Ruins
Signs (Notices)
Ladders
Fraternal lodges
Organization NameIndependent Order of Odd Fellows
LocationWilliston (N.D.)
Williams County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1900-1909
Item Number2000.527.187
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Photographic postcards
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Publisher of OriginalKloss Studio (Williston, N.D.)
Place of PublicationWilliston (N.D.)
Transcription"What do you know about this. We had quite an excitment here last evening. 'Hutetu" but its cold down here. We are working to beat 'old Harry'. Greeting from your Irish friend." - Handwritten on back of postcard, postmarked from Williston, N.Dak. Nov 18 [no year]. Addressed to Mr. L. S. Olson, Bonetraill, N.Dak.
NotesTitle printed on front of postcard.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionRonald Olin North Dakota Postcard Collection 2000
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/1115
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2000.527.187)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs004619
Original SourcePhotograph
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