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Elkhorn Ranch
Elkhorn Ranch
TitleElkhorn Ranch
Date of Original1925-06
CreatorReid, Russell, 1900-1967
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionThis photograph shows the site of the house on the Elkhorn Ranch near Medora, N.D. Trees and buttes are visible as well
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
Subject (LCTGM)Buttes
Trees
Ranches
LocationLittle Missouri River (Wyo.-N.D.)
Badlands (N.D.)
Elkhorn Ranch (N.D.)
Decade1920-1929
Item Number10190-76-01-07
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original16.5 x 21.5 cm
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryGeorge Francis Will, Sr. was born on November 8, 1884. He was the son of Oscar H. Will, owner of the Oscar H. Will & Company. In June of 1925 George Will, Russell Reid, and Clell G. Gannon took a rowboat down the Little Missouri River from Medora to Elbowoods. They completed their journey by navigating down the Missouri River to Bismarck. The trip was meant to be a vacation while camping at and photographing various locations along the way.
Bibliographic ReferenceGannon, Clell G. "A Short Account of A Rowboat Journey From Medora To Bismarck." North Dakota Historical Quarterly 1, No. 1 (1926): 16-22.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionWill Family Collection MSS 10190
Collection Finding AidConsult http://history.nd.gov/archives/manuscripts/inventory/10190.html
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (10190-76-01-07)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh10190-76-01-07
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