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One of the big dikes holding high water in river bed, Minot, N.D.
One of the big dikes holding high water in river bed, Minot, N.D.
TitleOne of the big dikes holding high water in river bed, Minot, N.D.
Date of Original1927-04-29
CreatorLandsverk, Ole N., b. 1882
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA large dike in the 3rd Avenue and 4th Street NW area in Minot holds back the flooded Souris River. A truck with two people sitting in the back is parked on the roadway. Houses and businesses are visible in the distance. Trees are submerged in the flood water.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectTransportation
People
Water
Subject (LCTGM)Floods
Dikes (Engineering)
Trucks
Trees
Flood control
LocationMinot (N.D.)
AddressMinot (N.D.) - 3rd Avenue
Minot (N.D.) - 4th Street NW
Decade1920-1929
Item Number00283-08
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"One of the big dykes holding high water in river bed. April 29th 20.20 high river mark 1927 Minot, N.D. 240 3 Ave. & 4th St. NW Photo by Landsverk"--Printed on front of photograph.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionMinot Daily News Photograph Collection 00283
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (00283-08)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh0028308
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