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Clarence Dale on grader
Clarence Dale on grader
TitleClarence Dale on grader
Date of Original1910
DescriptionSteam traction engine pulling a plow and packer. Man identified as Clarence Dale seated on the packer. Also visible are two men, two women and a child next to the engine. Horse and wagon visible in the background.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectAgriculture
Subject (LCTGM)Plows
Traction engines
Agricultural laborers
Personal NameDale, Clarence, 1887-1935
LocationTaft (N.D.)
Slope County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2000.480.1
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Photographic postcards
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Transcription"Got your picture & it was certainly fine. This is rig I worked on a while last fall. Lots of snow here now. Had a blizzard here the 1st. Good times you bet, Clarence Dale" - Handwritten on back of postcard, postmarked from Taft, N.Dak. [month illegible] 6, 1911. Addressed to Miss Ida Offerdahl, Soldiers Grove, Wis.
"C. Dale" - Handwritten in pen on front of postcard.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryClarence Dale homesteaded in Peaceful Valley Township in Slope County. He taught school and served as Slope County Auditor from 1916-1921. In 1921 he moved from Slope County. He died in Fergus Falls, Minnesota in 1935.
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 (2000.480.1)
Digital IDrs004517
Original SourcePostcard
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