• 1898 Fire

    The Fire of 1898 was the most devastating fire seen in Bismarck, wiping out a large portion of the...

  • 2008-2009 Winter Season / Blizzard

    The Winter Season of 2008-2009 was unquestionably one of the worst winter seasons ever recorded in Bismarck,...

  • 40 Steak + Seafood (Formerly Caspar’s East 40 Food & Drink)

    40 Steak + Seafood (formerly Caspar’s East 40; East 40 Chophouse & Tavern) is an upscale bar and...

  • A.W. Lucas Company

    A.W. Lucas & Company, often shortened to A.W. Lucas or simply Lucas’s, was a local department store...

  • Alexander McKenzie

    Alexander McKenzie (1851-1922) was a powerful “political boss” who is widely credited for being the person responsible...

  • Arrowhead Plaza Shopping Center

    Arrowhead Plaza was Bismarck’s first shopping center and, by some counts, is the oldest shopping center in...

  • Arthur Van Horn

    Arthur Van Horn was a local architect responsible for designing many of Bismarck’s historic buildings. He is...

  • Arthur W Lucas

    Arthur W. Lucas was a prominent businessman and congressman, who is best known for cofounding the department...

  • Auto-Dine Hamburger Drive-in

    Auto-Dine Hamburger was a drive-in restaurant located on the corner of 7th Street & Main Avenue in...

  • Belle Mehus Auditorium

    Belle Mehus Auditorium is an auditorium located in downtown Bismarck, best known as the home of the Bismarck-Mandan...

  • Best Products Retail Store

    Best Products, popularly known as “BEST,” is a defunct national discount catalog retailer who maintained a Bismarck...

  • Bismarck Big Boy Restaurant

    Other than the famous statues adorning its lawn, little about Bismarck’s Big Boy Restaurant resembles those from the...