Fording the Little Missouri River

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Title

Fording the Little Missouri River

Description

Men on horses fording across the Little Missouri River north of Medora during flood stage. A team of four horses pulls a wagon carrying eight men across the river. The water is up to the top of the wagon wheels. There are three riders on horseback in the river near the wagon. In the background another wagon can be seen entering the river from the bank. Beyond this wagon are five additional wagons approaching the river bank at the ford. The river bank is wooded with large buttes in the background. Exact date unknown. Not identified.
Written in the lower right corner is, "(177) 403." Written on the back across the top is, "403 (197) / CROSSING LITTLE MISSOURI RIVER 1925 / AT FLOOD STAGE."

Creator

Osborn

Date

1925

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 photographic print

Identifier

2010-018-243

Spatial Coverage

Medora, ND

Provenance

Osborn, Lawton E. Sr.

Rights Holder

Copyright Southwestern North Dakota Museum Foundation and Dickinson Museum Center

Original Format

Photographic prints

Physical Dimensions

4.125" x 6.125"

Cataloguer's Notes

Title created by Dickinson Museum Center.

Physical Location

Osborn Album #4

Ordering Info

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Comments

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Collection

Citation

Osborn, “Fording the Little Missouri River,” Southwestern North Dakota Digital Archive At the Dickinson Museum Center, accessed October 7, 2022, https://dmc.omeka.net/items/show/824.