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Chevrolet automobiles, Fargo, N.D.
Chevrolet automobiles, Fargo, N.D.
TitleChevrolet automobiles, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1938-05-10
CreatorAnderson, David, 1883-1962
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionChevrolet automobiles parked in two rows in grassy area between the Great Northern Railroad tracks and 7th Avenue N. in the 1300 block. A banner states "Fargo Zone A.D. Drive Away". Automobiles likely for sale by a dealership. Great Northern Railroad freight cars parked on the tracks at left.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectTransportation
Business & Industry
Subject (LCTGM)Automobiles
Automobile dealerships
Parking lots
Subject (LCSH)Chevrolet automobile
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - 7th Avenue N.
Fargo (N.D.) - 7th Avenue N. - 1300 block
Item Number2023.P-159
Negative Number2023.P-159 (8 x 10 plastic)
Format of OriginalFilm negatives
Dimensions of Original20 x 25 cm.
Transcription"This striking picture was taken on Thirteenth st. N., Fargo, along the Great Northern right of way, where the Fargo Chevrolet zone had parked 150 automobiles in anticipation of a small dealer meeting today. The dealers, with C.B. Smith, zone manager, as official host, were dined this noon, held business sessions during the afternoon and wind up the meeting by attending the evening ball game today before they drive their cars out." - caption with similar photograph published in the Fargo Forum & Daily Republican, May 10, 1938, p. 5.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionDavid Anderson Photograph Collection 2023
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2023.P-159)
Digital IDrs002618
Original SourceNegative
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