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Levi Glick round barn, roof replacement in progress, Surrey, N.D. vicinity
Levi Glick round barn, roof replacement in progress, Surrey, N.D. vicinity
TitleLevi Glick round barn, roof replacement in progress, Surrey, N.D. vicinity
Date of Original1949?
CreatorPerry, L. Martin
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionThe replacement of the original roof of the Levi Glick round barn near Surrey. The original roof collapsed on one side as the result of a windstorm in 1949 and the new roof was added while the remaining portion of the old roof was still in place, necessitating the lowering of the roofline. The brick milkhouse is seen in the foreground. Two people stand atop a remaining section of the old roof.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectAgriculture
Rural views
Subject (LCTGM)Barns
Farms
Constitutions
Roofs
Building failures
People
Milking
Historic buildings
Subject (Local)Round barns
LocationSurrey (N.D.)
Decade1940-1949
Item Number32WD50-05
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryBuilt in 1923, the Levi Glick round barn near Surrey has undergone many changes throughout the years. Most dramatic is the replacement of the entire roof after a windstorm placed undue stress on the rafters and they collapsed on one side. The new roof was installed while the old roof was still in place. The structure was entered into the National Register of Historic Places 1986-08-21 as part of a Round Barn Thematic Nomination.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Archaeology and Historic Preservation Division Collection
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (32WD50-05)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh32WD5005
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