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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Woman and child standing in a room with three tables covered in tablecloths.

Date: 1875-10-09 

Description: Portrait of Moscow Laseselskab Fremad (Moscow Library Association). Rasmus B. Anderson is probably in the group.

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Frank Wedding

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Studio wedding portrait of the Franks in front of a painted backdrop.

Date: 1940-08-19 

Description: Dr. William Reese, a Welsh tenor, and song collector Helene Stratman-Thomas.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cyanotype of sisters Ellen Lloyd Jones (left) and Jane Lloyd Jones who founded and ran Hillside Home School. The women are the aunts of architect Frank Llo...

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Depot and Train

Date: 1925 

Description: View along railroad tracks towards the Rewey railroad station. A locomotive spewing smoke into the air is approaching the depot, and passengers are standin...

Date: 1948 

Description: The formal, quarter-length studio portrait of Margaret McGuire that was judged along with her resume for the first Alice in Dairyland contest. She became 1...

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Taliesin Courtyard

Date: 1957-08 

Description: View of the courtyard of Taliesin, the summer home of Frank Lloyd Wright, from the covered entrance. A man and a woman are walking through the courtyard. T...

Date: 1948-06-07 

Description: Alice in Dairyland, Margaret McGuire, chatting with Governor Rennebohm at the Kick-off for the Alice in Dairyland Program. She is wearing a full-length for...

Date: 1961-04-01 

Description: A happy Julie Matthews (right) receives a hug from her mother, Mrs. Harlan Matthews (left) of Platteville, after winning the Iowa County Spelling Bee. Jul...

Date: 1914 

Description: Remains of the living quarters of Taliesin as seen from the courtyard after a fire destroyed most of the building. Several people stand in the courtyard lo...

Date: 1953 

Description: Three women stand at a table while making Cornish pasties in the kitchen of a small restaurant.

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Business Section

Date: 1921 

Description: Elevated view of the central business district. The Avoca Cooperative Company is on the street corner on the left. Three men congregate near a car parked a...

Date:  

Description: Woman wearing a hairnet and an apron fills a pasty in her kitchen. A man wearing coveralls is seated at the table watching.

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Dancers at Taliesin

Date:  

Description: Dancers at a celebration on the grounds at Taliesin. Taliesin was the summer home of Frank Lloyd Wright and the Taliesin Fellowship. Taliesin is located in...

Date: 1925 

Description: An uphill view of a street in the main business district. The right side is lined with buildings. A drug store, a chiropractor and signs for tires and gas....

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Selma Eidsmoe

Date: 1935 

Description: Selma Eidsmoe, wearing knickers and a head scarf, poses holding a gun over her shoulder. She is standing on a bluff above the Pecatonica River valley. She...

Date: 1914-04-10 

Description: View of a group of people posing in front of the water tower. There is a windmill nearby on the right side.

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High School

Date: 1882 after

Description: Teachers and students pose in front of the public school.

Date: 1948-06-07 

Description: Newly crowned Alice in Dairyland, Margaret McGuire, and governor Oscar Rennebohm shown with Highland's oldest resident, 93-year old Chris Blabaum at Highla...

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