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State Federation of Women's Clubs presentation at North Dakota State Capitol groundbreaking ceremony
State Federation of Women's Clubs presentation at North Dakota State Capitol groundbreaking ceremony
TitleState Federation of Women's Clubs presentation at North Dakota State Capitol groundbreaking ceremony
Date of Original1932-08-13
DescriptionA woman, perhaps Elita McArdle, of the North Dakota Federation of Women's Clubs speaking a the North Dakota State Capitol groundbreaking ceremony. Crowd of people and flags visible in background.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectWomen
Social Life & Customs
Subject (LCTGM)Public speaking
Women
Ground breaking ceremonies
Crowds
Flags
Benches
Subject (LCSH)Microphone
Organization NameNorth Dakota State Capitol (Bismarck, N.D.)
North Dakota Federation of Women's Clubs
LocationBismarck (N.D.)
Burleigh County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1930-1939
Item Number477.12.16
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original10 x 12 cm.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryThe North Dakota State Capitol groundbreaking ceremony took place August 13, 1932, with Gov. George F. Shafer turning the first sod. The ceremony featured chief justice of the State Supreme Court A. M. Christianson as master of ceremonies. The Rev. Opie S. Rindahl gave the invocation. Mrs. James H. Cooper led the crowd in singing "America". Elita McArdle, of the North Dakota Federation of Women's Clubs presented 50 volumes on the lives of pioneer mothers to the State Federation president, Mrs. A. E. Jones and Col. C. B. Little of the State Historical Society. The benediction was given by Rev. Walter E. Vater.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFrank Anders Photograph Collection 477
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/910
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (477.12.13)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs004816
Original SourcePhotograph
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