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Sod house near Fairdale, North Dakota : two little prairie flowers
Sod house near Fairdale, North Dakota : two little prairie flowers
TitleSod house near Fairdale, North Dakota : two little prairie flowers
Date of Original1903?
CreatorMcCarthy, John, 1861-
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA sod house near Fairdale, N.D. with a pitched roof, window, door and stovepipe showing. Pictured to one side of the house are the photographer's daughters, the eldest is named Esther, the other is unidentified. There are plants growing out of the roof of the house, and a rake is leaning against a wall.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectPioneer Era
Subject (LCTGM)Sod buildings
Children
Subject (LCSH)Sod houses
Personal NameMcCarthy, Esther, 1899-
LocationFairdale (N.D.)
Walsh County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1900-1909
Item Number2028.113
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original21 x 26 cm.
Transcription"McCarthy's daughters on picture" - Back of hand-colored print.
NotesTitle taken from label with hand-colored print.
Hand colored version of image available.
External ResourceImages featured on "Northern Great Plains, 1880-1920" part of American Memory, Library of Congress: http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/award97/ndfahtml/ngphome.html
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFred Hultstrand History in Pictures Collection 2028
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/14271
Credit LineFred Hultstrand History In Pictures Collection, NDIRS-NDSU, Fargo (2028.113)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs006667
Original SourcePhotograph
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