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Luman B. Rodman octagonal barn, hay dormer supports, Edgeley, N.D. vicinity
Luman B. Rodman octagonal barn, hay dormer supports, Edgeley, N.D. vicinity
TitleLuman B. Rodman octagonal barn, hay dormer supports, Edgeley, N.D. vicinity
Date of Original198-
CreatorPerry, L. Martin
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionThe 2x4 and 2x6 stud supports for the hay dormers in the interior of the Rodman octagonal barn near Edgeley. A scattering of hay can be seen on the floor.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectAgriculture
Rural views
Subject (LCTGM)Barns
Dormers
Hay
Rafters
Farms
Historic buildings
Subject (Local)Round barns
LocationEdgeley (N.D.)
Decade1980-1989
Item Number32LM75-18
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryBuilt around 1890, the Rodman Octagonal Barn near Edgeley is one of the earliest examples of this type of agricultural architecture. Luman B. Rodman was an early settler of the state, arriving from New York in 1882. His barn was built using the octagonal shape and heavy dimension lumber of the time. 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 (32LM75-18)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh32LM7518
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