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Object Name Postcard
Caption Wilton, North.Dakota, 1911
Scope & Content Sepia toned photographic postcard of an unidentified man standing with his hands in his pockets with high lace-up boots. A windmill and telegraph pole are visible in the background. A caption states "'I Guess Not Cold!' Dakota in Winter Time".
The photo is printed on post card stock and is addressed to Fred Trney, Hutchinson, MN. Postmarked: Bismarck, N.D. Nov. 25, 1911; green one cent Franklin stamp. The message sent from Wilton, N.D. speaks of a coming blizzard, an imitation water tank belonging to the Soo Line RR. and a comment about where the cold weather comes from.
Catalog Number 1985-0446-001
Search Terms Merrill Family
Winter
North Dakota
Subjects Men
Winter