Texaco - Exxon Station

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Title

Texaco - Exxon Station

Description

Photo of an Exxon service station on 2nd Ave West and Villard St. Two signs on the building read Exxon. Words on the front of the station read Happy Motoring. A 2-way radio antenna is located on top of the building. A ad in the window reads How much life does your battery have left. Atlas, Worry-Free. Another sign reads Quality Products. The license plate on a Chevrolet car reads North Dakota ADY 439 Peace Garden State. Another car's license plate reads North Dakota AHZ 944 Peace Garden State. A pickup has the word International on it. Signs on 2 restroom doors read Ladies, and Men. A 2 story brick building is next to the Exxon station. It has glass block windows on the 2nd floor. The next 2 story brick building has a sign outside that reads Police & Fire Department. On a garage door are the words Department and (No) Parking. This building was located at 25 2nd Ave W. Exact date unknown.

Creator

Osborn Studio

Date Created

Probably 1980s.

Contributor

L.E. Osborn, Sr.

Rights

This image cannot be copied or reproduced without the written permission of the Dickinson Museum Center. This image may be freely used for education uses, so long as it is not altered in any way. No commercial reproduction or distribution of this image file is permitted without written permission of the Dickinson Museum Center.

Format

jpg, tiff

Medium

black and white Kodak safety film

Type

.jpg

Identifier

0079-010

Spatial Coverage

Dickinson, Stark County, North Dakota

Original Format

Safety Film Negative

Physical Dimensions

2.5 x 2.75

Address

2nd Ave West and Villard St.

Text

Exxon. Happy Motoring. How much life does your battery have left. Atlas, Worry-Free. Quality Products. Chevrolet. North Dakota ADY 439 Peace Garden State. North Dakota AHZ 944 Peace Garden State.International. Ladies. Men. Police & Fire Department. Department and (No) Parking.

Cataloguer's Notes

No receipt. 1 envelope has the words Texaco - Exxon Station and the number 79. 6 CA negative holders. The number 8 is on this negative.

Physical Location

Osborn Copy Negatives Box. Photo Storage.

Ordering Info

http://www.dickinsonmuseumcenter.com/fees/

Comments

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Citation

Osborn Studio, “Texaco - Exxon Station,” Southwestern North Dakota Digital Archive At the Dickinson Museum Center, accessed June 16, 2024, https://dmc.omeka.net/items/show/1108106.