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Looking south from P.O.
Looking south from P.O.
TitleLooking south from P.O.
Date of Original1897-04
CreatorStene, R. M. (Robert Martin), 1872-1954
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionElevated view looking southwest from the top of post office building. The roof top of Marsh & Loomis Livery building extends the full length of the image in the foreground. Also visible is the intersection of N.P. Avenue and 8th Street, the W.H.White Lumber Company, Dakota Business College, The Arlington Hotel, Martin Hotel, First Methodist Episcopal Church. The Cass County Courthouse, and the Fargo Central High building tower above the neighborhood in the far distance. View taken during flood, likely in 1897, with water visible on the left side of the image.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectWeather
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Floods
Bird's-eye views
Stables
Lumberyards
Hotels
Business education
Courthouses
Public schools
Methodist churches
Cityscape photographs
Subject (LCSH)Horizon
Organization NameMarsh & Loomis Livery (Fargo, N.D.)
W.H. White Lumber (Fargo, N.D.)
Martin Hotel (Fargo, N.D.)
Arlington Hotel (Fargo, N.D.)
Dakota Business College (Fargo, N.D.)
Cass County Courthouse (Fargo, N.D.)
Central High School (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - 8th Street N.
Fargo (N.D.) - 8th Street N. - 00 block
Fargo (N.D.) - Roberts Street
Fargo (N.D.) - Roberts Street - 0-26 block
Fargo (N.D.) - N.P. Avenue
Fargo (N.D.) - N.P. Avenue - 600 block
Fargo (N.D.) - N.P. Avenue - 800 block
Fargo (N.D.) - 8th Street S.
Fargo (N.D.) - 8th Street S. - 00 block
Decade1890-1899
Item Number2113.12.3
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original26 x 31 cm.
Publisher of OriginalStene, R. M. (Robert Martin), 1872-1954
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"Fargo - 1880" - handwritten on front of cardboard mount, however most likely taken in 1897.
NotesTitle handwritten on front of print.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFargo Forum Photograph Collection 2113
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/13377
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2113.12.3)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs005310
Original SourcePhotograph
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