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State Agency Records - Business & Industrial Development - #32293

Title: Business and Industrial Development Department (BIDD)

Dates:  1972-1976

Series Number: 32293

Quantity: 1.5 feet

Abstract:
Consists of photographs, negatives, pamphlets, and promotional brochures of manufacturing and business companies across North Dakota. The name of the Economic Development Commission was changed to BIDD (the Business and Industrial Development Department) in 1969 (S.L. 1969, Ch. 446) and in 1981 the name was changed back to the original name Economic Development Commission (S. L. 1981, Ch. 528).

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Box / Folder Inventory

Box 1: photos
1 Oil Rigs 8 prints             
2 Governor Art Link 1 print          
3 Danish Windmill Kenmare        
4 Capitol and Pioneer Family Statue        
5 Fort McKeen Blockhouse near Mandan             
6 International Peace Garden flower beds          
7 Sugar Beet Refinery at Drayton             
8 Airport (Mandan?) negs/1 print            
9 Air Heaters Inc. Tioga negs/8 prints     
10 Alloway Lift-A-Broom Fargo 2 prints  
11 American Crystal Coop ground breaking Hillsboro 3 prints       
12 Andre Industries Bismarck negs/5 prints         
13 Arkota Valley City 3 prints      
14 Business and Industrial Development BIDD staff Jan. 1974 negs/14 prints       
15 Community Betterment Contest 1976 17 prints

Box 2: photos   
1 Ask Inc. Minot 1 print 
2 Basin Electric ground breaking July 11, 1974     
3 Branick Manufacturing Co. Fargo negs/2 prints              
4 Ehrich’s Manufacturing Fargo negs/6 prints     
5 Environmental Development Corporation Dickinson negs/1 print          
6 Expo ’74 Vancouver, BC - Art and Grace Link and Buffy the Bison 20 prints        
7 Fargo Foundry negs/1 print     
8 Fargo Industrial Park negs/1 contact sheet       
9 French Welding and Manufacturing Grafton negs/2 prints        
10 Gate City Savings & Loan Carrington negs       
11 Gwinner Metal 1 print             
12 Haybuster Distributing Jamestown negs         
13 Implement Convention Bismarck Nov. 1972 negs/1 print        
14 Industrial Molasses Mapleton negs/3 prints  
15 Kirschmann Manufacturing Bismarck negs/3 prints    
16 Ladish Malting Spiritwood 9 prints     
17 Lockwood Aircraft Minot negs/4 prints            
18 Loegering Manufacturing Casselton negs/1 print        

Box 3: photos
1 McNish Inc. 3 prints
2 MDS – Atron Belcourt negs/13 prints
3 Newman Signs Jamestown negs
4 Nordic Fiberglass 2 prints
5 North American Coal Beulah 3negs/18 prints
6 Northland Oil and Refinery Co. Dickinson 7 prints
7 Northrup Dakota New Town 8 prints
8Olin Manufacturing Co. New Salem 1 print
9 Pembina Bus Plant 3 prints
10 PRS Products Bismarck negs/6 prints

Box 4: photos
1 Red River Valley Coop Hillsboro plant dedication Aug. 24, 1974 – Senators Quentin Burdick and Mark Andrews 4 prints
2 Rhino Industries Grand Forks 8 prints
3 Reiter Inc. Cooperstown 1 print
4 Richardton Machine and Manufacturing negs/5 prints
5 Rolla Jewel Bearing Plant 2 prints
6 Rollohome Corporation Jamestown negs/5 prints
7 Steffes Church Furniture Manufacturing Dickinson negs/15 prints
8 Steiger Tractor Inc. Fargo 2 prints
9 Summers Manufacturing Co. Inc. Maddock 4 prints
10 Tri-W-G Valley City 6 prints
11 TMI Trimline Dickinson negs/6 prints
12 Wahpeton Sugar Beet Plant ground breaking Feb. 3, 1973 3 prints
13 Williston Woodworks negs/5 prints
14 Wil-Rich Wahpeton 2 prints

Box 5: promotional materials
1 Air Heaters Tioga
2 Alloway Fargo
3 Andre Industries Inc. Bismarck
4 Arkota Industries Valley City
5 BIDD Logos
6 BIDD newsletter Nov. 1976
7 Blumhardt Manufacturing Inc. Ashley
8 Bordon’s Grafton
9 Ehrich’s Manufacturing Fargo 1973-1975
10 Environmental Development Corporation Dickinson Environmental Equipment Co. Bismarck
11 Fargo Foundry
12 French’s Welding and Manufacturing Grafton
13 Frontier West Fargo
14 Haybuster Distributing Jamestown
15 Kerian Machines Inc. Grafton
16 Kirschmann Manufacturing Bismarck
17 Leon’s Manufacturing Co, Ltd. Yorkton, Sask.
18 Loegering Manufacturing Inc. Casselton
19 Motor Coach Industries Pembina
20 Nordic Fiberglass Devils Lake
21 Northrup Dakota New Town
22 Oakes Manufacturing
23 PRS Products Bismarck
24 R. Bussiere & Sons Vonda, Sask.
25 Reitan Machine Shop Cooperstown
26 Rhino Grand Forks
27 Richardton Machine & Manufacturing Co.
28 Smith Roles Inc. Minot
29 Steffes Church Furniture Manufacturing Inc. Dickinson
30 Steiger Tractor Inc. Fargo
31 Steinman Manufacturing Inc. Carrington
32 Swiewo Construction Calgary Alta. 1976
33 Trimline Dickinson
34 Tri-W-G Valley City 1974
35 Versatile Manufacturing Co. Fargo
36 Wahpeton Canvas 1976
37 Wedg Cor Inc. Jamestown

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