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Sacred Heart Acadamy, bent flagpole, Fargo, N.D.
Sacred Heart Acadamy, bent flagpole, Fargo, N.D.
TitleSacred Heart Acadamy, bent flagpole, Fargo, N.D.
Date of Original1957-06
DescriptionFlagpole bent over to the left with Sacred Heart Convent in the background. Debris and ruins of building struck by tornado visible in background.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectWeather
Religion
Subject (LCTGM)Tornadoes
Debris
Convents
Flagpoles
Ruins
Organization NameSacred Heart Academy (Fargo, N.D.)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - Broadway
Fargo (N.D.) - Broadway - 1300 block
Decade1950-1959
Item Number2107.88.27
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original21 x 26 cm.
Transcription"(F07) Fargo, N.D., June 21 -- TORNADO BENDS FLAG POLE -- The strong winds of last night's death-dealing tornado bent this flag pole in front of the Sacred Heart Convent and did heavy damage to the building. Some of the Nuns were injured. There are nine dead in the storm and some 40 still hospitalized. (APWirephoto) 1957 (geh6lll5stf-geh)1" -caption printed on front of photograph.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionHerschel Lashkowitz Photograph Collection 2107
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/9014
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2107.88.27)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs006609
Original SourcePhotograph
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