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Flowers at Governor Winfield Scott Hammond's grave, Mount Hope Cemetery, Saint James, Minnesota
Flowers at Governor Winfield Scott Hammond's grave, Mount Hope Cemetery, Saint James, Minnesota
TitleFlowers at Governor Winfield Scott Hammond's grave, Mount Hope Cemetery, Saint James, Minnesota
Date of Original1915
DescriptionView shows a large funeral floral display over the gravesite of Winfield Scott Hammond. One arrangement has the state seal of Minnesota, another says "St. Paul Letter Carriers", and another says "City of Virginia".
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectSocial Life & Customs
Subject (LCTGM)Cemeteries
Flower arrangements
Canopies
Funeral rites & ceremonies
Governors
Personal NameHammond, Winfield S., 1863-1915
LocationSaint James (Minn.)
Watonwan County (Minn.)
Minnesota
United States
Mount Hope Cemetery (Saint James, Minn.)
Decade1910-1919
Item Number2060.7.3
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Photographic postcards
Dimensions of Original9 x 13 cm.
Transcription"Flowers at Gov. Hammons's Grave" - printed on front of postcard.
Message on back of postcard handwritten in German, postmarked from Truman, Minn., Feb. 9, 1916, and addressed to Mrs. Emma Becker, Imanuel Hospital, Mankato, Minn.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionDeath and Dying Historical Photograph Collection 2060
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/955
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2060.7.3)
Languageeng
ger
Digital IDrs006202
Original SourcePostcard
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