Michael Frank Farm (Tom Ridl Farm?)



Michael Frank Farm (Tom Ridl Farm?)


The Michael Frank Farm, south west of Dickinson, on the site of the experimental livestock area [experiment farm?]. In the photo is a shed, a barn, cattle, a 2 story home with a covered porch, and a grain storage building, with an auger in front of it. Next to the grain storage building is a windmill. In the upper right corner of the photo are the words Photographer's Inc. Written on the back in the upper left is, "-120-" and on the right, "-(120)- - / ALBUM / NEG# 148."




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.


jpg, tiff


black and white photographic print



Spatial Coverage

Stark County, ND


Osborn, Lawton E. Sr.

Rights Holder

Copyright Southwestern North Dakota Museum Foundation and Dickinson Museum Center

Original Format

Photographic prints

Physical Dimensions

8.25" x 9.75"


5261 109th Ave SW

Cataloguer's Notes

Title created by Dickinson Museum Center.
No receipt. 1 glassine envelope with the words Tom Ridl Farm and the number 148. 1 CA neg envelope with the words Tom Ridl Farm and the number 148.
Osborn Index #120 "Tom Ridl Farm west of Dickinson".

Updated January 2020 as the Michael Frank farm, per a comment from someone who lived there, Barry Frank:
"This is a picture of the Michael Frank farm. Location is south of Dickinson at 5261 109th Ave SW. Current owner Lucas Frank. House is still standing and lived in. Have a picture of the house prior to this picture just after the house is built aprox 1916. I grew up on this farm."

Physical Location

Osborn Album #3

Ordering Info

http://dickinsonmuseumcenter.com/fees/ ?


Allowed tags: <p>, <a>, <em>, <strong>, <ul>, <ol>, <li>



Osborn, “Michael Frank Farm (Tom Ridl Farm?),” Southwestern North Dakota Digital Archive At the Dickinson Museum Center, accessed July 14, 2024, https://dmc.omeka.net/items/show/766.