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Title: B. P. McCusker Oral History Photo Collection

Dates: ca. 1880-1915

Collection Number: 00032-RI-01

Quantity: 27 items

Abstract: Photographs copied from personal collection of B. P. McCusker during his Oral History Interview in Wahpeton (ND), Richland County. The interview can be found on Oral History tape 794A&B.

Provenance: The North Dakota Oral History Project was undertaken by Larry Sprunk, with the cooperation of the North Dakota American Revolution Bicentennial Commission, the North Dakota Farmers Union, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota. The primary objective of the North Dakota Oral History Project was to conduct oral tape recorded interviews with North Dakotans who lived through the state's history and who could speak of this history from a first-hand basis. Interviewees were photographed at the time of their interviews. In addition, the project borrowed over 6,000 historical photographs which were copied and added to the State Historical Society's collection. Many interviewees also donated family histories, documents, letters, ledgers, books, and artifacts.

Property Rights: The State Historical Society of North Dakota owns the property rights to this collection.

Copyrights: Copyrights to this collection remain with the donor, publisher, author, or author's heirs.  Researchers should consult the 1976 Copyright Act, Public Law 94-553, Title 17, U.S. Code or an archivist at this repository if clarification of copyright requirements is needed.

Access: This collection is open under the rules and regulations of the State Historical Society of North Dakota.

Citation: Researchers are requested to cite the collection title, collection number, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota in all footnote and bibliographic references.

PHOTOGRAPHS INVENTORY

00032-RI-01-01                  St. Paul-Pacific Railroad, first depot in Wahpeton (ND) 1880
00032-RI-01-02                  Germania Hose Company, Fire Department, Wahpeton (ND) ca. 1888
00032-RI-01-03                  National Guard Artillery about to pass review at Sugar Hill, Wahpeton (ND)
00032-RI-01-04                  Streetcar, Wahpeton (ND) 1915
00032-RI-01-05                  Joseph Harff, R.B. Carson, Cashier, Gordon Lockmill, and C. B. Pinney, President inside Farmers and Merchants Bank, Wahpeton (ND)
00032-RI-01-06                  Reeder, Wolfe and Wache Grocery store in old opera house, Wahpeton (ND)
00032-RI-01-07                  Early threshing scene, Richland County (ND)
00032-RI-01-08                  J. P. Reeder in front of Chicago Cheap Store dry goods and groceries, Wahpeton (ND) 1885
00032-RI-01-09                  Public School, Wahpeton (ND) 1910
00032-RI-01-10                  Main Street looking west, Wahpeton (ND) ca. 1912
00032-RI-01-11                  Main Street looking east, Wahpeton (ND) ca. 1912
00032-RI-01-12 – 13         Threshing on Downing or Adams farm near Wahpeton (ND) ca. 1905. Possibly a bonanza farm with over 20 rigs
00032-RI-01        0014       North side of Dakota Avenue between 6th and 5th streets after a big snow storm, Wahpeton (ND)
00032-RI-01-15 – 17         Leach and Gamble Wholesale House, Wahpeton (ND)
00032-RI-01-18                  Baseball Team, Wahpeton (ND) 1889: S. S. Welch, L. F. Braley, C. Brooks, Puffer, (Manager), Jones, (Scorer), P. Wilmot, C. F. Loomis, L. H. Slayton, B. B. Warner, R. E. Ide, I. B. Lincoln
00032-RI-01-19                  Mr. Vollrath and Orrin Leach in a car, businessman from Wahpeton (ND)
00032-RI-01-20                  Reeder, Wolfe and Wacha Grocery Department, Wahpeton (ND)
00032-RI-01-21                  Wolfe and Wacha Dry Goods and Ladies Store, Wahpeton (ND)
00032-RI-01-22                  J. P. Dietz, Great Wehner Meat Market, Wahpeton (ND) 1911
00032-RI-01-23 – 25         Interior of Opera House, Wahpeton (ND)
00032-RI-01-26                  Opera House exterior, Wahpeton (ND)
00032-RI-01-27                  Men at mess, Camp David Stanley, north of San Antonio in Bexar County (TX)

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