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Pumping Station, Fort Clark Irrigation Project, Deapolis, N.D.
Pumping Station, Fort Clark Irrigation Project, Deapolis, N.D.
TitlePumping Station, Fort Clark Irrigation Project, Deapolis, N.D.
Date of Original1953-08-14
CreatorHerron, Gifford, 1912-1969
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionPartial view of man standing on top of pumping station looking out on the Missouri River. Electrical wires leading to pumping equipment below top of station.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectLandmarks
Subject (LCTGM)Irrigation
Pumping stations
LocationDeapolis (N.D.)
Stanton (N.D.)
Mercer County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Missouri River
Fort Clark Irrigation District (N.D.)
Item Number2035.1339
Negative Number2035.1339
Format of OriginalFilm negatives
Dimensions of Original10 x 13 cm.
Publisher of OriginalForum Publishing Company (Fargo, N.D.)
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"The pumping station on the banks of the Missouri, with the help of lift stations, boosts water to land as much as 100 feet above the river level." - Caption with image featured in article "Forum Photos Show N.D. Irrigation Project Dedication Activities", by Gifford Herron, Fargo Forum & Daily Tribune, August 16, 1953, p. 14.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
ContributorForum Publishing Company (Fargo, N.D.)
Biography/HistoryThe pumping station is located at the Deapolis townsite in Mercer County, near Stanton. The site was the location of a former grain barge loading site on the west bank of the Missouri River. In 1912 the site was abandoned when the railroad came through.
Bibliographic Reference"Brunsdale Officially Opens Ft. Clark Irrigation District", Fargo Forum & Daily Republican, August 15, 1953, p. 6.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFargo Forum Negative Collection 2035
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2035.1339)
Digital IDrs000288
Original SourceNegative
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