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Photograph

Business District

Date: 1922 

Description: View across unpaved road of the Preston Business District. Three men and a young child stand in front of what may to be a general store, with large show wi...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Three men, Henry Dietrich, Frank Eckstein and Peter Bausch, are posing with the fire truck they built. They took the truck to Dubuque to have the bright wo...

Photograph

Metropolis Hall

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior of the brick Metropolis Hall building in winter.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view of "Patriotism in Stone" on the grounds of the Dickeyville Grotto. The sculpture, which was created by Father Matthias Wernerus...

Photograph

General Store

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across street of the General Store. A group of five men, two women, and three children are standing in front. with a windmill is in the back and a sta...

Photograph

Parochial School

Date: 1925 

Description: View across road towards the parochial school, which is a two-story brick building with a cross on the steeple. Arched windows are above the entrance. Tree...

Date: 1930-10-24 ca.

Description: Celebrating the first "Cheese Day" with a parade. A group of spectators gather on the sidewalk near a truck displaying a banner and stove in the back.

Date: 1910-12-06 

Description: Elevated view of stock day at the railroad yards, showing pens of sheep and other livestock ready for loading into railroad cars. All of the cars are deco...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: View of fountain with a statue of a bird on top. There is a memorial to Christopher Columbus behind the fountain, and a church with a steeple in the backg...

Photograph

State Bank

Date: 1916 

Description: View across street of five men posing on the sidewalk outside the State Bank. Next door to the bank, on the left, is the City Meat Market.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An exterior view of the old brewery at Potosi. A man is walking down the street toward the building.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Cassville Public School, remodeled in 1911. Here, the second floor porch has been enclosed with new bricks and windows on one side.

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Description: Two men sit outside on bench on a sidewalk in front of a building near a door.

Postcard

City Hall

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A view of City Hall, erected in 1883.

Date: 1912-05 

Description: Group of children pose in front of the entrance to a brick building. First row, reading from left to right: Willie Wieland, Millie Geyer, Florence, Wielan...

Date: 1965-04-18 ca.

Description: The "Early American Country Store Farm Museum." Storefront view of an antique shop with various farm implements on its front porch.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of downtown intersection. The view shows the Tate and Kleinpell Hardware store, Dr R.W. Scott, dentist, the Braun Bros with Dubuque Beer on tap. The...

Date: 1896-11-01 

Description: Canal Street less than a year before a fire swept through and destroyed many of these buildings on March 22, 1897, resulting in a loss of about $45,000. P...

Photograph

City Hall

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: City Hall and surrounding streets.

Date: 1913 

Description: One-room clapboard school building with bell tower. Field and trees are in the background.

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