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Main St. looking east, Sykeston, N.D.
Main St. looking east, Sykeston, N.D.
TitleMain St. looking east, Sykeston, N.D.
Date of Original190-?
DescriptionView looking down dirt commercial street in Sykeston, N.D. Wood frame buildings visible on left side of the street, with grain elevator at far end. Building in foreground has sign stating "Billard Hall", the next building to the right has sign stating "Market". Several people visible in the far distance.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Commercial streets
Dirt roads
Commercial facilities
Business districts
Billiard parlors
Wooden buildings
LocationSykeston (N.D.)
Wells County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2000.479.13
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Photographic postcards
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Publisher of OriginalL. A. Foster Photo Co. (Kewanee, Ill.)
Place of PublicationKewanee (Ill.)
Transcription"N.D. Sykeston. Aug. 10 08. Bro. Ben. We are just now going to leave town. We are just 22 miles from town. This is part of the town. I like the country fine, I think. John." - Handwritten on back of postcard, postmarked from Sykeston, N.Dak. Aug 11, 1908. Addressed to Mr. Bennie Linesay, Potoka, Marion Co., Illinois.
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 (2000.479.13)
Digital IDrs004518
Original SourcePostcard
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