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Sverre Oftedal House at 1125 5th Street N., Fargo, N.D.
Sverre Oftedal House at 1125 5th Street N., Fargo, N.D.
TitleSverre Oftedal House at 1125 5th Street N., Fargo, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1925 and 1926
CreatorJohnson, Leone M., 1902-1990
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionOne and a half story stucco French Eclectic style house. The roof is steeply pitched with flared eaves. View includes driveway, gateway and hedges. An automobile is visible in the driveway.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Fraternities & sororities
Houses
Driveways
Automobiles
Hedges (Plants)
Subject (LCSH)Architecture--French influences
Personal NameOftedal, Sverre, 1883-1948
Organization NamePhi Omega Pi. Zeta Chapter (North Dakota Agricultural College)
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Cass County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
AddressFargo (N.D.) - 5th Street N.
Fargo (N.D.) - 5th Street N. - 1100 block
Decade1920-1929
Item Number2034.4.1
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original12 x 17 cm.
Transcription"Phi Omega Pi Sorority House 1925-1926" - caption handwritten with photograph mounted on album page.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Biography/HistoryThe 1125 5th Street N. was built in 1920, in the French Eclectic style for Physician Sverre Oftedal. It was designed by the architects Magney & Tussel, and built by T. F. Powers & Co. The house was rented by the Phi Omega Pi Sorority during 1925-1926, while the Oftedal family visited Europe.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionLeone M. Johnson Collection 2034
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2034.4.1)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs007212
Original SourcePhotograph
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