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Madson's Eat Shop Shock Troops, by Powers Hotel, Fargo, N.D.
Madson's Eat Shop Shock Troops, by Powers Hotel, Fargo, N.D.
TitleMadson's Eat Shop Shock Troops, by Powers Hotel, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1919?
CreatorDewey, Arthur W., 1860-1925
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA large group of people, mostly children, standing along 4th Avenue N., Fargo, in the 600 block, beside the rear of the Powers Hotel building. One child is holding a sign that states "Madson's Eat Shops Shock Troops". Another young man is holding an American flag. There is a women and child peering out a second story window in the hotel.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectPeople
Social Life & Customs
Subject (LCTGM)Children
Men
Women
People
Patriotism
Flags
Signs (Notices)
Hotels
Restaurants
Organization NameMadson's Eat Shop (Fargo, N.D.)
Powers Hotel (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - 4th Avenue N. - 600 block
Fargo (N.D.) - 4th Avenue N.
Decade1910-1919
Item Number51.8.24
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Gelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original20 x 25 cm.
Publisher of OriginalDewey's Studio (Fargo, N.D.)
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"Dewey's Studio, Fargo, N.D." - Embossed on lower right corner of photograph.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Upper right corner of photograph is broken off.
There is a tear down the middle of the image that has been repaired by tape on the reverse side of the photograph.
Biography/HistoryThe Madson's Eat Shop appears only in the 1919 Fargo-Moorhead City Directory. George Pirie Company is listed as the proprietors. The business was located at 120 Broadway. Buisness likely named after the company president, Andrew O. Madson.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFargo, N.D. Photograph Collection 51
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/archives/collections-institute/photography/holdings/fargo-photograph-holdings
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (51.8.24)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs000360
Original SourcePhotographic print
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