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Building the first railroad in McKenzie Co. N.D. First engine for Wild Cow Branch down Missouri River
Building the first railroad in McKenzie Co. N.D. First engine for Wild Cow Branch down Missouri River
TitleBuilding the first railroad in McKenzie Co. N.D. First engine for Wild Cow Branch down Missouri River
Date of Original191-?
DescriptionThe stern wheeler "Dakota" on the Missouri River pushing a barge loaded with a Great Northern locomotive engine.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectTransportation
Subject (LCTGM)Barges
Railroad locomotives
Stern wheelers
Rivers
Railroad crossings
Railroad construction & maintenance
Organization NameDakota (Steamboat)
Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)
LocationMissouri River
McKenzie County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1910-1919
Item Number2000.442.5
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Photographic postcards
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Transcription"Alexander, N.Dak. Dec. 29, 1913. Dear Cousin Maud: I will send you a card to let you and all know Im still alive. I am working in Alexander at carpenter work. I think I will be down some time in Jan. We are having fine weather here. Love to all. Ans. soon. Your cousin Geo." - Handwritten on back of postcard, postmarked from Alexander, N.Dak. Dec 30, 1913. Addressed to Miss. Maud Steuart, Ronneby, Minn.
NotesTitle printed on front of postcard.
Photographer unknown.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionRonald Olin North Dakota Postcard Collection 2000
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/1115
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2000.442.5)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs004353
Original SourcePostcard
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