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Business District

Date: 1912 

Description: View from road of men and women posing at the entrance of a general store. Horses and wagons are at the curb. The store advertises Jewel paints, Climax tob...

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Scenic View

Date: 1924 

Description: A road intersection in a rural area. A tree and a shed on the left. A general store in the back. A house, a shed and a cornfield on the right.

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Side Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two boys, barefoot and in overalls, stand in the middle of the unpaved street. A boy on a fence and a man on a bicycle are near the curb. The shops on the...

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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: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Viroqua Public Library.

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Bird's-Eye View

Date: 1925 

Description: Elevated view from bluff of Chaseburg. The train depot is at the bottom of the frame.

Date: 1925 

Description: Elevated view of Coon Valley from a hilltop. Trees are on either side of the frame. In the city, there is a cemetery, church, and field of crops.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Side view of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church.

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Public School

Date:  date unknown

Description: The public school, a two-story wooden building, surrounded by a lawn, with a tree and sidewalk in front. A house with a picket fence is next door on the le...

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1985 

Description: Exterior view of the Kickapoo Oil Company's corporate offices. A carved wood totem pole stands in front of the building. Headquartered in Hillsboro, the co...

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Highway 11

Date: 1928 

Description: A car drives across a metal bridge on Highway 11.

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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: 1911-07-04 

Description: Elevated view looking towards sidewalk and street of a crowd looking at automobiles lined up for a downtown race. According to Alan Picha of the Hillsboro...

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Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Close-up of floral patterned stencil work, restored plasterwork details and gilded wall panels in the the Temple Theatre.

Date: 1963 

Description: Sterling Standiford, a State Trooper, talking to a group of local children on bicycle safety during National Bicycle Week. The activities took place outsid...

Date: 1909 

Description: View from railroad tracks of a group of six people standing on the platform of the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul depot. Beyond the depot is a water tower...

Date: 1922 before

Description: Construction workers pose at the entrance of the public school during construction.

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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.

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Downtown Hillsboro

Date: 1908 

Description: View across unpaved street of people, horses and wagons, and businesses on one side of Water Avenue, the heart of Hillsboro's downtown and business distric...

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