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Old Settlers Picnics, Foster County, N.D.
Old Settlers Picnics, Foster County, N.D.
TitleOld Settlers Picnics, Foster County, N.D.
Date of Original1905-07-20
1911-07-25
DescriptionThree panel photograph on cardboard mount. The top two panels show a large group of people gathered on a road next to a grove of trees. Several horse drawn carriages are visible. The bottom panel shows a group playing tug-of-war, with a group of spectators watching.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectSocial Life & Customs
Entertainment
Subject (LCTGM)Picnics
Celebrations
Organizations
Tug of war
Crowds
Spectators
Carriages & coaches
Organization NameOld Settlers' Association (Foster County, N.D.)
LocationCarrington (N.D.)
Foster County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1900-1909
1910-1919
Item NumberFolio 37.1
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Photomontages
Dimensions of Original31 x 36 cm.
Transcription"Old Settlers Picnic, 1905 & 1911 Holcomb Grove" - handwritten on back of cardboard mount.
"Returning from the rally. First Annual Picnic O.S.A. Foster Co., N.D. Holcomb Grove July 20th, 1905" - printed on front of top photograph.
"Old Settlers Picnic Holcomb Grove July 25, 1911." - printed on front of bottom picture.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryHolcomb Grove was located on the Niagara Farm belonging to B. J. Holcomb, Section 14, Carrington Township (146N 66W), Foster County, N.D.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFoster County (N.D.) Old Settlers' Association Photograph Collection Folio 37
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (Folio 37.1)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs006511
Original SourcePhotograph
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