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Construction of the Great Northern from Minot N.D. to Great Falls, Mont. about 1887. In the buckboard, Mr. Cox, paymaster and John Grant, contractor. In the Foreground, J.H. Benson. Standing on the track, John Moriarty, track inspector.

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Construction of the Great Northern from Minot N.D. to Great Falls, Mont. about 1887. In the buckboard, Mr. Cox, paymaster and John Grant, contractor. In the Foreground, J.H. Benson. Standing on the track, John Moriarty, track inspector.
Collection

Early Western prints and photographs [1790-1887]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1790 - 1887
Publisher: S.l. : s.n., c1932
Library locations
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy
Shelf locator: IW+ (Early) (Early Western photographs)
Topics
West (U.S.)
Westward movement -- Pictorial works
Indians of North America -- Pictorial works
Railroad construction & maintenance
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Biographical/historical: original photo created 1887
Physical Description
Extent: Photograph : b 14.7 x 24.2 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13104934
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b7072da0-004d-0130-aeac-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1790: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "Construction of the Great Northern from Minot N.D. to Great Falls, Mont. about 1887. In the buckboard, Mr. Cox, paymaster and John Grant, contractor. In the Foreground, J.H. Benson. Standing on the track, John Moriarty, track inspector." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1790 - 1887. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a4428fc7-56fe-e1a8-e040-e00a180603e2

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Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "Construction of the Great Northern from Minot N.D. to Great Falls, Mont. about 1887. In the buckboard, Mr. Cox, paymaster and John Grant, contractor. In the Foreground, J.H. Benson. Standing on the track, John Moriarty, track inspector." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 16, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a4428fc7-56fe-e1a8-e040-e00a180603e2

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Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. (1790 - 1887). Construction of the Great Northern from Minot N.D. to Great Falls, Mont. about 1887. In the buckboard, Mr. Cox, paymaster and John Grant, contractor. In the Foreground, J.H. Benson. Standing on the track, John Moriarty, track inspector. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a4428fc7-56fe-e1a8-e040-e00a180603e2

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Construction of the Great Northern from Minot N.D. to Great Falls, Mont. about 1887. In the buckboard, Mr. Cox, paymaster and John Grant, contractor. In the Foreground, J.H. Benson. Standing on the track, John Moriarty, track inspector.