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3rd Street, Grand Forks, N.D.
3rd Street, Grand Forks, N.D.
Title3rd Street, Grand Forks, N.D.
Date of Original1906?
DescriptionA view of storefronts on both sides of the street. There are bicycles on both sides of the street, as well as horses and wagons. Sidewalks and streetlights also run along the road. A few people are on the right sidewalk. Trolley tracks are visible in the middle of the street.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Business & Industry
People
Transportation
Subject (LCTGM)Streets
Street lights
Sidewalks
Carts & wagons
Horses
Bicycles & tricycles
Appliance stores
Storefronts
General stores
Hotels
Street railroads
Organization NameThe Ontario Store (Grand Forks, N.D.)
Northern States Power Company Appliance Store (Grand Forks, N.D.)
Grand Theatre (Grand Forks, N.D.)
Hotel Dacotah (Grand Forks, N.D.)
LocationGrand Forks (N.D.)
AddressGrand Forks (N.D.) - 3rd Street
Decade1900-1909
Item NumberA5999
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryThe Ontario Store (in the right background) was established in 1881, moving to this location in 1884. The four story building seen above was built in 1906. The five story brick building on the right is the Northern States Power Company's appliance store. The Hotel Dacotah is visible on the left, a five story structure built in 1888.
Bibliographic ReferenceTweton, D. Jerome. Grand Forks: A Pictoral History. Donning Co., Norfolk: 1986. 42-43, 66, 100, 131.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A5999)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA5999
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