Float builders



Float builders



Photo of a horse drawn doctor's carriage. The carriage has 4 large wood spokes wheels and has a single seat, with a 4-bow covering over the seat. On the far left side of the photo is seen part of large tractor tire. Behind the carriage is a widow. Next to the widow are unidentified pales and a work bench vice. Through the next large window, trees and a wire fence can be seen. A file cabinet, with many drawers, is next. On top of this is top part of a roll-down desk. On top of this desk top are boxes and a Hills Brothers coffee can. An electrical chord hangs from the ceiling. Next is a open door to an office. A light can be seen hanging from the ceiling and an oil can be seen in front of the window. Above this office is a storage area with chicken wire around it. A ladder can be seen attached to his storage area. Attached to the ceiling is a large hook with a scale attached to the hook and chains extend down from the scale. Behind the carriage are 6 people. The 1st person, a man, is wearing a shirt, wrist watch and is smoking a cigar. He has a pair of pants in his hands. The 2nd person, a man, is wearing a t-shirt, pants, hat, and a wrist watch. The 3rd person, a man, is wearing a shirt, pants, glasses and a hat. The 4th person, a boy, is wearing a shirt, pants, and a hat. The 5th person, a young woman, is wearing a dress, fireman's hat, a wrist watch, and is does wearing shoes. She has a water hose in her hands and is watering the carriage. The 6th person, a man, is wearing over-alls, and a hat. He has his arms extended. Behind him, on the floor, is a 5 gallon can and a small wooden bench. Exact date and location unknown. Unidentified.


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black and white Ansco Safety Film





Spatial Coverage

Dickinson, N.D.

Original Format

Safety Film Negative

Physical Dimensions

4 x 5


Cataloguer's Notes

No receipt.

Physical Location

Box 88-3

Ordering Info



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“Float builders,” Southwestern North Dakota Digital Archive At the Dickinson Museum Center, accessed July 14, 2024, https://dmc.omeka.net/items/show/43066.