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Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Methodist Evangelical church. Small outbuildings are near church on the right. There is a bell in the belfry, and stained glass windows.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three-quarter view of front and side of the German Lutheran Church, a brick building with steps to the entrance. There are narrow arched windows, a belfy w...

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Retreat Church

Date: 1922 

Description: View across road of a white wooden church with a belfry, and a weather vane on top of the steeple. There is decorative running trim on the eaves.

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Bank of Ontario

Date: 1921 

Description: View from street of exterior of the Bank of Ontario.

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Public School

Date: 1914 

Description: Exterior view of a small brick public school on a hillside. There is a bell in a small bell tower above the entrance.

Date: 1922 

Description: Street scene of road going through a business district with cars parked along the curbs. Storefronts and power lines are along the road, and pedestrians ar...

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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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...

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Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

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

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Depot and Train

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across snow between two sets of railroad tracks towards the Readstown Depot on a winter's day. Two trains facing in opposite directions are on the lef...

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Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

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

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Hotel Ward

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Exterior of Ward Hotel from road. Sign painted on roof of turret says, "Hotel Ward." A large group of men, two women, and a dog, are posing on the sidewalk...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Street scene of road going through a business district with cars and horse-drawn vehicles parked along the curbs. Storefronts and power lines are along the...

Date: 1922 

Description: View from the hilltop at the Genoa cemetery looking down towards the village, the Mississippi River and the Minnesota border.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of an L-shaped stone barn. Piles of sand, broken wood and an old plow are in the foreground.

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Barn Raising

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Group of barn raising participants posed in front of the structure in progress.

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...

Date: 1922 

Description: View across street of children on the sidewalk outside the Coon Valley State Bank. At the end of the street, there is an automotive repair station.

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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:  date unknown

Description: M.H. Bekkedale and E. Rosenwald and Brothers Leaf Tobacco warehouse. There is a boxcar on tracks near the warehouse, and a bluff in the far background.

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