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View of Fort Stevenson, Dakota Territory
View of Fort Stevenson, Dakota Territory
TitleView of Fort Stevenson, Dakota Territory
Date of Originalbetween 1880 and 1890
CreatorMorrow, Stanley J.
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA group of men is on the parade grounds. The fort buildings are in the background. Grass in the foreground.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectMilitary
People
Pioneer Era
Subject (LCTGM)Military facilities
Men
Barracks
Forts & fortifications
Organization NameUnited States. Army
United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Fort Berthold Agency
LocationFort Stevenson (N.D.)
Fort Berthold Indian Reservation (N.D.)
Decade1880-1889
Item NumberB0773-0001
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"Fort Stevenson"--Handwritten on front of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Relation[Is Part Of] North Dakota eighth grade curriculum
Biography/HistoryOriginally known as New Fort Berthold, the name was changed to Fort Stevenson the same year as its completion, 1867. The military turned the fort over to the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation in 1883. The civilian post office closed in 1894. The site now rests under Lake Sakakawea.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 69.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0773)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDshB0773
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