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Waterfront and grain elevator, Fargo, Dakota Territory
Waterfront and grain elevator, Fargo, Dakota Territory
TitleWaterfront and grain elevator, Fargo, Dakota Territory
Date of Original1881
CreatorHaynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA view from across the Red River of the landing and grain elevator in Fargo in 1881.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Pioneer Era
Transportation
Water
Subject (LCTGM)Grain elevators
Rivers
Waterfronts
Marine terminals
Harbors
Personal NameHaynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921
Organization NameNorthern Pacific Railroad Company
LocationFargo (N.D.)
Dakota Territory
Decade1880-1889
Item NumberA0346
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"F. Jay Hayes, Fargo D.T. Official Photographer Northern Pacific Railway"--Stamped on edges of print.
"Northern Pacific Views Comprise Views Of Duluth, Brainerd, Fargo, Jamestown and Bismarck. At the Crossings of the N.P.R.R. And the St. Louis, Mississippi, Red, Missouri, Little Missouri And Yellowstone Rivers. Great Wheat Fields of the Red River Valley, Dalrymple And Grandin Farms. Also the Black Hills And Upper Missouri And Bad Land Park, the Finest Scenery in the Northwest, Published by F. Jay Haynes, Official Photographer N.P.R.R. Fargo, D.T."--Stamped on back of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Relation[Is Part Of] North Dakota eighth grade curriculum
Biography/HistoryThough Fargo was a railroad town, riverboats carried passengers and freight north to Grand Forks and Winnipeg until 1915. This grain elevator is situated to move grain on the Red River, rather than the railroad.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A0346)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA0346
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