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W. G. Tollack home with Christmas lights, Grafton, N.D.
W. G. Tollack home with Christmas lights, Grafton, N.D.
TitleW. G. Tollack home with Christmas lights, Grafton, N.D.
Date of Original1941
DescriptionNight view showing a house decorated with electric lighting for Christmas. There is an electric sign over the front door stating "Merry Xmas The Tollack's" and above that, a lit Santa Claus decoration. Snow is visible on the ground in front of the house.
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General SubjectSocial Life & Customs
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Christmas decorations
Electric lighting
Houses
Snow
Night photographs
Personal NameTollack, William G., 1889-1949
LocationGrafton (N.D.)
Walsh County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1940-1949
Item Number2101.20.1
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original10 x 12 cm.
Transcription"Bill Tollock, Res - Western Ave. 1941. Decorated for Xmas 1941. 82% Page 242" - handwritten on back of photograph.
" W. G. Tollack home decorated for Christmas, 1941." - caption with photograph published in A 100 Year Look At Grafton, North Dakota, 1882-1982, p. 242.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/History"This home at 906 Western Avenue was built about 1936 for W. G. Tollack, onetime mayor and owner of a local hardware concern. Dewey and Verna Kiewel, onetime owners of a local Ford agency, purchased the house in 1958. It was sold to David and Delores Hvidsten in 1965; Floyd and Shirley Weisz in 1968 and present owners, Donald and Colleen LaBarge, in 1970."- history of house published in A 100 Year Look At Grafton, North Dakota, 1882-1982, p. 242.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionGrafton, N.D. Photograph Collection 2101
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/8537
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2101.20.1)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs006104
Original SourcePhotograph
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