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Walter Meister with gun collection, Fargo, N.D.
Walter Meister with gun collection, Fargo, N.D.
TitleWalter Meister with gun collection, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1949-07
DescriptionWalter Meister sitting on a workbench holding a rifle. More guns are visible propped up against the wall behind him. On the wall behind him are some photographs, posters and a plaque.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectPeople
Subject (LCTGM)Rifles
Firearms
Men
Basements
Interiors
Personal NameMeister, Walter H., 1904-1996
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1940-1949
Item Number2035.156
Negative Number2035.156
Format of OriginalFilm negatives
Dimensions of Original10 x 13 cm.
Publisher of OriginalForum Publishing Company (Fargo, N.D.)
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"Guns are his hobby - Walt Meister, 1542 Fifth St. S., is shown in his basement workshop with his collection of hunting and target weapons. He is holding an ancient flintlock rifle purchased by a member of the Meister family in 1796. The wall of the workshop is lined with pictures, plaques and medals accumulated by Meister since 1930." - Caption with image featured in article "Fargo Sharpshooter Plans Big Game Hunting Trip", Fargo Forum & Daily Tribune, July 20, 1949, p 8.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
ContributorForum Publishing Company (Fargo, N.D.)
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFargo Forum Negative Collection 2035
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/971
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2035.156)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs000280
Original SourceNegative
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