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Wildrose, N.D.
Wildrose, N.D.
TitleWildrose, N.D.
Date of Original1912?
DescriptionElevated view looking down commercial street in Wildrose, N.D. taken during a celebration, perhaps the visit of a circus as large tent visible at end of street. A band is standing in a circle in the far distance. Also visible are several pedestrians, a horse and carriage, and an automobile. Sign on side of building advertises "Adam and Columbus. Under Canvas, Thursday, July 18". Businesses visible are H. R. Lomen Grocery and The Hub Restaurant.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Commercial streets
Business districts
Commercial facilities
Show tents
Grocery stores
False fronts
Carriages & coaches
Organization NameHub Restaurant (Wildrose, N.D.)
H. R. Lomen Grocery (Wild Rose, N.D.)
LocationWildrose (N.D.)
Williams County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2000.526.1
Format of OriginalPhotographic postcards
Gelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Transcription"Wild Rose N.D. Aug. 25 - 1912. I recived your letter a few days ago. I was very glad to hear from you. We have got a danty crop all around here. They never had much a crop like this one. I am working in town again $15.00 a week and board and room. Men are very scarce here now. Nearly every body is cutting now. I wrote you a letter a few days ago. From S.C.H. answer soon." - Handwritten on back of postcard, postmarked from Wildrose, N.Dak. Aug 26, 1912. Addressed to Mr. George M. Oliver, Ogilvie, Minn.
NotesTitle handwritten 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 (2000.526.1)
Digital IDrs004533
Original SourcePostcard
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