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Siler Lumber Co.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the lumber mill. On the left is a body of water and a boat, moving away from the loading dock, seen to the right. Smoke and steam emanate from...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of lumber being loaded onto a boat with various men, both on the boat and on the dock posing for the camera. On the dock, there is a small building...

Date: 1940 

Description: An International I-12 tractor owned by the city of Davenport lifts gravel into a truck.

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Dairy Exterior

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of a dairy. Two cars and a horse-drawn wagon loaded with milk cans are parked in front of building.

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Blied Building

Date: 1948-12-10 

Description: Elevated view is from the roof of the Park Hotel. Main Street businesses seen include from the left: Western Union Telegraph Company at 21 West Main Street...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Fox River. Small boats are docked along the left bank where factory buildings stand. The facade features advertisements for Wrigley's Spearmi...

Date: 1979-08 

Description: Theresa Fireman's Picnic Parade.

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Cliff House

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: Cliff House, a resort hotel built shortly after 1872 when Devil's Lake was reached by rail. Three-story frame house with balcony on each floor. There is a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men pose on and around a large steam engine locomotive and mineral cars(?) in front of a factory with tall smokestacks. The side of the engine reads: "Calu...

Date: 1940 

Description: Man at the wheel of an International model D-15-M truck with a 113-inch wheelbase and a Metro body. The truck was one of thirteen Internationals owned by t...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Bridge at the end of Main Street (West Montello Street). Sign on Bridge States "$5.00 Fine For Driving Or Riding Over This Bridge Faster Than A Walk."

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Leaning Barn

Date: 1965-05-30 

Description: Exterior view of a leaning barn. Shadows from a farm machine fall on the barn's side wall in the early morning.

Date: 1968 

Description: Elevated view of steam trains and railroad cars on the North Freedom Railroad at the Mid-Continent Railway Museum. Cars are in the parking lot on the right...

Photograph

Group on Sidewalk

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: View down side of street of a group of African-American men and women walking down the sidewalk on the left near a store called "Sonny's Curb Mkt." In the...

Date:  

Description: A man in a hat and overalls leans over a trench or ditch digger, looking down into the excavated area. Pipes, an automobile, and a building are in the back...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated general view of an industrial area. Automobiles drive down the road past stores and factories.

Date: 1929-01-14 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Muscatine Implement Company, an International Harvester dealership.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Men load hay into a barn with the help of an International 15-30 tractor.

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Railroad Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of a railroad depot. Men and women gathered on and near the tracks to board trains. Published by Quillin Bros. Druggists.

Date: 1909 

Description: William Upham standing outdoors on a sidewalk next to a snowbank and two dogs. Behind him is a barbershop pole. Commercial buildings, a horse-drawn vehicle...

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