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Edwards Building, 20-26 Broadway, Fargo, N.D.
Edwards Building, 20-26 Broadway, Fargo, N.D.
TitleEdwards Building, 20-26 Broadway, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1904?
DescriptionFront and north side of three-story brick building, taken from center of Broadway and N.P. Ave. Primary business is Alex Stern & Co. Other business include the Big 5, 10 & 15 Store, Fargo Shoe Shop, Leo Zekman Fur Co. and on second floor are signs for Drs. E.C. Wheeler, G.A. Carpenter and T.H. Sherman, and Freeman's Studio. To far left is the Herbst Dept. Store building with a going out of business banner on front. On corner is barber pole and sign for "J. J. Furlong, Turkish & Plain Baths." Also visible are overhead street light, utility pole and lines, post office box, wooden bicycle racks, bicycles, sign for JB Cigars, and several persons on sidewalk.
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General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Commercial facilities
Business districts
Clothing stores
Variety stores
Signs (Notices)
Bicycles & tricycles
Barber poles
Mailboxes
Awnings
Utility poles
Street lights
Streets
Fire escapes
Window displays
Subject (LCSH)Building, Brick
Personal NameStern, Alex, 1857-1934
Organization NameAlex Stern & Co. (Fargo, N.D.)
Herbst Department Store
Edwards Building (Fargo, N.D.)
Big 5, 10 & 15 Store (Fargo, N.D.)
Leo Zekman Fur Co. (Fargo, N.D.)
Fargo Shoe Shop
Freeman's Studio (Fargo, N.D.)
John J. Furlong (Firm : Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - Broadway
Fargo (N.D.) - Broadway - 0-25 block
Fargo (N.D.) - N.P. Avenue
Fargo (N.D.) - N.P. Avenue - 600 block
Decade1900-1909
Item Number2047.4
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original21 x 26 cm.
Transcription"The Edwards Building" - Handwritten on front and back of image.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Photographic print mounted on cardboard.
ContributorBeebe, Milton E., 1840-1922
Contributor Rolearchitect
Biography/HistoryMilton E. Beebe designed this building for Alex Stern, to replace an earlier Edwards Building that burned on January 9, 1903.
Bibliographic Reference"The New Building - Architect Beebe is preparing plans and specifications for the new structure to replace the burned Edwards Building", Fargo Forum & Daily Republican, Feb. 7, 1903, p. 8.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFargo Business Photograph Collection 2047
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2047.4)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs000572
Original SourcePhotograph
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