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1. Workmen with picks, axes and spades by bank of river Workmen with picks, axes and spades by bank of river Laborers; Winter; Snow; Rivers; Woodcutting; Woodcutters; Axes; Shovels; Saws; Men; Large group of men wearing winter coats standing in snow by bank of river. Most men holding or leaning on spade, ax, or pick and one with a saw visible. In background is river bed with small flow of water....

2. Lady Liberty float in parade on Broadway, Fargo, N.D. Lady Liberty float in parade on Broadway, Fargo, N.D. Parades & processions; Floats (Parades); Banks; View of parade on Broadway taken at the intersection with 1st Avenue N. The O'Neil Block with the Scandinavian American Bank is visible in the background. A float with a woman dressed as Lady Liberty and...

3. Main Avenue bridge over the Red River, Fargo, N.D. and Moorhead, Minn. Main Avenue bridge over the Red River, Fargo, N.D. and Moorhead, Minn. Rivers; Waterfronts; Bridges; Railroad bridges; View looking at the Main Avenue Bridge as viewed from the river bank. The railroad bridge is visible in the background.

4. W. H. Best crossing flooded intersection of 8th Street S. and 2nd Avenue S. during flood of 1897, Fargo, W. H. Best crossing flooded intersection of 8th Street S. and 2nd Avenue S. during flood of 1897, Fargo, N.D. Floods; Houses; Residential streets; Men; Wading; View looking across flooded intersection of 8th Street S. and 2nd Avenue S. with the house at 202 8th Street S. visible in the background. William H. Best is wading across the water in the middle of the...

5. Parade marchers outside O'Neil-Block, Broadway, Fargo, N.D. Parade marchers outside O'Neil-Block, Broadway, Fargo, N.D. Parades & processions; Marching; Signs USE Signs (Notices); Banks; Tailor shops; View of parade on Broadway taken at the intersection with 1st Avenue N. The O'Neil Block with the Scandinavian American Bank visible in the background. Rydstrom Tailor shop on 1st Avenue N. also visible...

6. Fargo Rotary Club in a parade, Fargo, N.D. Fargo Rotary Club in a parade, Fargo, N.D. Parades & processions; Drums; Marching percussion; Banks; Police; View of parade on Broadway taken at the intersection with 1st Avenue N. The O'Neil Block with the Scandinavian American Bank and Smedley & Company visible in the background. A group of marching drummers...

7. Color guard in parade on Broadway, Fargo, N.D. Color guard in parade on Broadway, Fargo, N.D. Parades & processions; Marching; Flags; Flag bearers; Banks; View of parade on Broadway taken at the intersection with 1st Avenue N. The O'Neil Block with the Scandinavian American Bank visible in the background, as are building in the 500 block of 1st Avenue N....

8. Backyard Party, Fargo, N.D. Backyard Party, Fargo, N.D. Eating & drinking; Backyards; Tables; Benches; People; Houses; Picnics; Group of young men and women seated and standing around a table and bench, some appear to be eating. Scene is outdoors with houses in the background.

9. Northern Pacific Railroad bridge during flood of 1897, Fargo, N.D. and Moorhead, Minn. Northern Pacific Railroad bridge during flood of 1897, Fargo, N.D. and Moorhead, Minn. Floods; Railroad bridges; Truss bridges; Rivers; Steeples; Railroad cabooses; Railroads; View looking at the Northern Pacific Railroad bridge over the Red River of the North, between Fargo, N.D and Moorhead, Minn. during flood of 1897. A caboose and other railroad cars are visible on the bridge....

10. Young girl on her homes wreckage, 1957 Fargo, N.D. tornado Young girl on her homes wreckage, 1957 Fargo, N.D. tornado Houses; Tornadoes; Children; Ruins; Debris; Young Men's Christian associations; View looking north from the 1100 block of University Drive North, near intersection with 12th Avenue N., after the 1957 Fargo, N.D. tornado. View shows a flattened home with a young girl stinding on top...

11. Fargo College during the flood of 1897, Fargo, N.D. Fargo College during the flood of 1897, Fargo, N.D. Universities & colleges; Floods; Schools; Houses; View showing the northwest corner of Jones Hall at Fargo College, surrounded by flood waters. Houses and Hawthorne School are visible in the background.

12. Fargo Street Railway Co., at Broadway and Main Fargo Street Railway Co., at Broadway and Main Tents; Clothing stores; Horse railroads; Street railroads; Fire stations; Railroad freight cars; A tent with “Boston – One Price Clothing Circus” painted on the side. Several men are standing on the wooded sidewalk in front. At the far left is a horse-drawn street railroad car (horses not visible)....

13. Houses in Fargo flood, spring 1897 Houses in Fargo flood, spring 1897 Floods; Houses; Roofs; Rivers; Privies; View likely looking southwest from the Front Street (Main Avenue) bridge in Fargo, N.D. showing flooded houses. Far in the background is visible the old waterworks building in Island Park and Jones Hall...

14. Waterworks during flood of 1897, Fargo, N.D. Waterworks during flood of 1897, Fargo, N.D. Waterworks; Floods; Boats; Debris; Chimneys; View showing old waterworks building along 4th Street S. during flood. Water is up to the roof with brick chimney extending above building. Two people are visible in a boat in the background as is Island...

15. Carnegie Library construction site, Fargo, N.D. Carnegie Library construction site, Fargo, N.D. Construction; Ruins; Building materials; Masonry; Commercial facilities; Methodist Episcopal churches; Public libraries; View looking northeast from the corner of Roberts Street and 2nd Avenue N. over the ruins of the Columbia Hotel which burned in 1893. Large stone blocks in foreground may for construction of the Carnegie...

16. Silver City, N.Dak. Ag. College temp. housing, Fargo tornado Silver City, N.Dak. Ag. College temp. housing, Fargo tornado Ruins; Houses; Commercial facilities; Debris; Tornadoes; View looking west over wreaked home in North Dakota Agricultural College Faculty Housing complex taken after the 1957 Fargo, N.D. tornado. The rear of Reed Cleaners Cash and Carry at 1233 University Drive...

17. Thunderstorm over Fargo, N.D. Thunderstorm over Fargo, N.D. Lightning; Storms; Commercial streets; Business districts; Electric signs; Marquees; Elevated night view looking northeast over Broadway, with lit electric business signs, including the Fargo Theatre, Bison Hotel and Ford. Several bolts of lightning lighting up the sky in the background....

18. Sangerfast [sic], 7.12.1912, Fargo, ND Sangerfast [sic], 7.12.1912, Fargo, ND Ethnic groups; People; Banners; Celebrations; Advertisements; Norwegian bygdelag groups with banners gathered together at the foot of Broadway in Fargo near the Northern Pacific Railroad tracks. The building in the background has a large advertisement for the Ringling...

19. East from Golden Ridge area, Fargo, N.D. tornado East from Golden Ridge area, Fargo, N.D. tornado Debris; Neighborhoods; Tornadoes; Houses; Automobiles; Tires; View looking across yard strewn with debris from tornado, including several automobiles. House in the background is likely 805 26th Street N., Fargo, N.D.

20. View from 1200 block, 12th Street N., Fargo, N.D. after 1957 tornado View from 1200 block, 12th Street N., Fargo, N.D. after 1957 tornado Houses; Ruins; Tornadoes; Young Men's Christian associations; Automobiles; Debris; View after the 1957 Fargo, N.D. tornado, looking southwest from the 1200 block of 12th Street N. with a house in the North Dakota Agricultural College Faculty Housing complex visible at right, and the...
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