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Colfax, N.D. Blacksmith Shop
Colfax, N.D. Blacksmith Shop
TitleColfax, N.D. Blacksmith Shop
Date of Original1927?
CreatorHay, Donald G. (Donald Gordon), 1901-
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionOutside view of Wollan blacksmith shop showing wheels and other metal parts in the foreground.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
Work life
Subject (LCTGM)Forge shops
Grinding wheels
Personal NameWollan, Anfin L., 1876-1932
Wollan, Leonard, 1909-1996
LocationColfax (N.D.)
Richland County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Item Number2108.3.3
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original7 x 12 cm.
Transcription"This shop is owned and operated by Wollan, one of the most respected men in the community, who is known far and wide as the best blacksmith for many miles around. He is especially expert in the construction of various wooden articles such as wagon wheels, sleighs, and etc. Mr Wollan and his son Leonard, a student at the N.D.A.C. are in the doorway." - Typed caption on page
NotesTitle from caption with image.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionSociological Survey of Colfax Township, Richland County, N.D. Photograph Collection 2108
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2108.3.3)
Digital IDrs006035
Original SourcePhotographic Print
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