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Front facade of Post Office and Federal Building, Fargo, N.D. under construction
Front facade of Post Office and Federal Building, Fargo, N.D. under construction
TitleFront facade of Post Office and Federal Building, Fargo, N.D. under construction
Date of Original1930?
CreatorAnderson, David, 1883-1962
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionView of the front (south) facade of Post Office and Federal Building, Fargo, N.D. with completed masonry up to third floor. Building materials visible on ground in front of building. Scaffold visible in front of building. Several construction workers visible in the image.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectPolitics & Government
Work Life
Subject (LCTGM)Building construction
Masonry
Government facilities
Post offices
Courthouses
Building materials
Scaffolding
Construction workers
Organization NameFederal Building (Fargo, N.D.)
United States Post Office (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - 1st Avenue N.
Fargo (N.D.) - 1st Avenue N. - 600 block
Decade1930-1939
Item Number2023.32.5
Negative Number2023.P-69 (8 x 10 plastic)
Format of OriginalFilm negatives
Gelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original20 x 25 cm.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Biography/History"The old U.S. Post Office and Courthouse, at 655 First Avenue N., built in 1929-30, under the administration of James Knox Taylor, head of the post office in Washington, D.C. The style is Beaux Arts, in dressed stone, with a two-story arcade of fluted Ionic columns between the second and third-story windows. Note the plain stone frieze, dentilled cornice, and balustraded parapet." - Fargo's Heritage, by Norene A. Roberts. 1983, p. 55.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionDavid Anderson Photograph Collection 2023
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/912
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2023.32.5)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs002502
Original SourceNegative
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