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Fargo, North Dakota, USA

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Where is Fargo, North Dakota, USA? 

Fargo is the largest city in the State of North Dakota. Fargo is also the county seat of Cass County.

Founded in 1871, Fargo is a cultural, retail, health care, educational, and industrial center. Fargo is home to North Dakota State University.Wikipedia


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Fargo, North Dakota, USA - St. Mary's Cathedral, Fargo, N. Dak.
Fargo, North Dakota, USA

St. Mary's Cathedral, Fargo, N. Dak.
Fargo, North Dakota, USA - N. P. Depot and Front Street, Fargo, N.D.
Fargo, North Dakota, USA

N. P. Depot and Front Street, Fargo, N.D.
Fargo, North Dakota, USA - Broadway Looking North, Fargo, N.D.
Fargo, North Dakota, USA

Broadway Looking North, Fargo, N.D.

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News  1887 - Fire in Fargo.
FARGO, Dak., Dec. 23. - Fire broke out at about 4 o'clock this morning in the block fronting on...Read MORE...

1890 - March 8 – North Dakota State University is founded in Fargo.

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March 8, 1890
News  1893 - High Water and a Furious Snow-Storm.
FARGO, N. D., April 12. - The Red river rose steadily all day long, and tonight the water is up to...Read MORE...

News  1893 - FARGO'S SAD DISASTER. ALMOST THE ENTIRE BUSINESS PORTION OF FARGO WIPED OUT BY FIRE. FOUR FIRE DEPARTMENTS ARE UNABLE TO COPE WITH THE RAGING ELEMENT.
THE WORST AND MOST DESTRUCTIVE DISASTER IN THE HISTORY OF THE STATE.

OVER A MILLION DOLLARS...Read MORE...

News  1897 - HEADQUARTERS HOTEL AT FARGO, N. D., DESTROYED.
Fargo, N. D., June 14. - The Headquarters hotel, the oldest hostelry in the state, was totally...Read MORE...

1916
Fargo, a banking city and railroad-centre, capital of Cass co., N.Dak., on the Red River, 254 miles ...Read MORE...

1953 - June 1 - WDAY TV channel 6 in Fargo, ND (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting

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Ancestors Who Were Born Here


Delaney
World War II Soldier flag  Daniel DELANEY (12/15/1925, Fargo, North Dakota, USA - 12/30/2002, Denver, Colorado, USA) gravestone
 

Ancestors Who Died Here


Sigman
flag  Marie Hedwige SIGMAN (October 1870 , Mount Carmel, Champlain North, Quebec, Canada - 20 March 1950, Fargo, North Dakota, USA) gravestone

Sutliff
World War II Soldier flag  Quentin SUTLIFF (04,24,1923, Waterville, Minnesota, USA - 11,27,1969, Fargo, North Dakota, USA) gravestone
 

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