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Flooding of DeMers Avenue, Grand Forks, N.D.
Flooding of DeMers Avenue, Grand Forks, N.D.
TitleFlooding of DeMers Avenue, Grand Forks, N.D.
Date of Original1897-04
DescriptionShows DeMers Avenue as viewed from an upstairs window. Water can be seen on street and broken pavement from flood. Bridge is visible in background with overflowing river. Storefronts are visible on the right side of the street.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Business & Industry
Subject (LCTGM)Streets
Floods
Bridges
Disasters
Wooden buildings
Rivers
LocationGrand Forks (N.D.)
Red River of the North
AddressGrand Forks (N.D.) - Demers Avenue
Decade1890-1899
Item NumberB0407-1
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"E. G. Forks from Club Rooms. (Loose paving on De Mers Ave.)"--Handwritten on front of photograph.
NotesPhotographer unkown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryThe Red River rose more than 40 feet over the low water mark in April, 1897.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0407-1)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshB0407-1
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