The Northern Great Plains collections are no longer updated in American Memory. Please visit the up to date presentations: Fred Hultstrand History in Pictures Collection (external link) F.A. Pazandak Photograph Collection (external link)
These two collections from the Institute for
Regional Studies at North Dakota State University contain
900 photographs of rural and small town life at the turn of the century.
Highlights include images of sod homes and the people who built them;
images of farms and the machinery that made them prosper; and images of
one-room schools and the children that were educated in them.
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