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Casting of large plaque for Carl Ben Eielson
Casting of large plaque for Carl Ben Eielson
TitleCasting of large plaque for Carl Ben Eielson
Date of Original193-?
CreatorAnderson, David, 1883-1962
DescriptionPlaster cast of a plaque honoring Carl Ben Eielson. Plaque features a depiction of his face surrounded by his life dates, an airplane, and eagle and a globe. Wording on the plaque states "In Memory of Carl Ben Eielson. May his achievements be an inspiration and a challenge to all students of this school". In the lower left corner is etched "Fargo Jewelry Mfg. Co." and in the lower right is "R. Whedon - 1931".
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectArt & Architecture
Subject (LCTGM)Plasterwork
Plaques
Monuments & memorials
Air pilots
Personal NameEielson, Carl Benjamin, 1897-1929
Whedon, Roland W.
Organization NameFargo Jewelry Manufacturing Co. (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1930-1939
Item Number2023.48.7
Negative Number2023.P-291 (8 x 10 plastic)
Format of OriginalFilm negatives
Gelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original26 x 21 cm.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Biography/HistoryArtist likely Roland W. Whedon.
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 (2023.48.7)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs005275
Original SourceNegative
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