An aerial view of the town of Medora, ND, taken from the northeast during the summer. In the background is the Little Missouri River and the Chateau de Mores can be seen on a hillside. The town consists of about four city blocks, with numerous houses and other buildings. There is a church with a steeple in the foreground. The Rough Riders Hotel can be seen in the right hand corner of the photograph. A passenger train is passing on the railroad tracks which run east and west. There is a water tower near the tracks. Exact date unknown.
L.E. Osborn, Sr.
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black and white Nitrate Film
Medora, Billings County, North Dakota
3.5" x 6.5"
Written on the negative is BIRDS EYE VIEW OF THE FAMOUS ROOSEVELT TOWN MEDORA ND, Dickinson, N.D. Photo By RED TRAIL STORE
One of two negatives in plastic sleeve marked Medora, 1925-54. Missing envelope.
Osborn Copy Negatives Box. Photo Storage.
Osborn Studio, “Medora Aerial-1925,” Southwestern North Dakota Digital Archive At the Dickinson Museum Center, accessed January 18, 2022, https://dmc.omeka.net/items/show/1108556.