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State Bank

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Exterior of brick building. A banner hangs over the entrance, and three men wearing hats sit on the steps near the front door. Another building is on the l...

Date: 1879 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Viroqua, county seat of Vernon County.

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State Bank

Date: 1912 

Description: Exterior of the Chaseburg State Bank.

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Hillsboro Trolley

Date: 1911 

Description: Composite photograph of a trolley traversing Hillsboro's Main Street. Hillsboro did not actually have a streetcar; the image of the trolley was taken from...

Date: 2008 

Description: In 1933, Lester Proksch constructed this striking filling station in the small river town, at 201 North Main Street. Less's Service was opened in July of 1...

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Bank of La Farge

Date: 1921 

Description: Exterior view of the Bank of La Farge from street.

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Toots Station

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Toots Sullivan (on left) and Emil Picha stand in front of the exterior of the Toot's Standard Gas Station at the intersection of Mill Street and Prairie Av...

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Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Close-up of Temple Theatre's Art Deco Marquee and front of building.

Date: 1922-08-24 

Description: Rooftop view of a parade passing through downtown Viroqua. A boy is sitting on a roof on the left, looking down towards the street at the marching bands an...

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Mitscher in Parade

Date: 1945-07-12 

Description: Elevated view of Vice Admiral Marc Mitscher's car in a parade held in his honor. Hillsboro planned the celebration to commemorate the first time in ten yea...

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Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Close-up of restored gilded Tiffany glass chandelier in the Temple Theatre.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman (possibly a nurse) standing on the sidewalk in front of the sign at the entrance to Hansberry Hospital, Hillsburo's first hospital. It was establis...

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Public School

Date: 1929 

Description: View of front of the public school, a two-story brick building with a cupola and flagpole over the bell. A cornfield and bluff are in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Locomotive at the depot with what may be a coal car. The engineer is leaning out the window.

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Street Scene

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Horse and wagons along the street. There is a small child walking in the lower-left corner. There are advertisements for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show and...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down hill towards Stoddard, with the Mississippi River and hills in the background. The German Lutheran Church is in the foreground, and there are rai...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from across street of four men posed next to two automobiles in front of a garage.

Date: 1964-09-07 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Saint Peter's Lutheran church. Set in a rural landscape, the church is flanked by two large pine trees. Additionally, a dairy barn is visi...

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Barn Raising

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Seated group of women participating in a barn raising.

Date: 1963 

Description: A boy taking part in a National Bicycle Week Celebration stands near a bicycle. Sterling Standiford, a State Trooper who was present to explain proper ope...

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