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Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1922 

Description: View down main street with storefronts on both sides, with large power lines along the sidewalks stretching into the distance, and a hill in the background...

Photograph

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...

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: 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...

Photograph

Hotel White

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Hotel White. Four men and one woman are posed on the porch. On the roof of the hotel is a widow's walk.

Date: 1910 ca.

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

Photograph

Bank of La Farge

Date: 1921 

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

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.

Photograph

Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: View of stage and original painted act curtain in the Temple Theatre.

Date: 1915 

Description: Street scene with a gas station and restaurant on the left and parked cars on the right. Two men stand in front of the service station, and further down th...

Photograph

Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Carved stone medallion on exterior of the Temple Theatre featuring the Blue Lodge Masons' symbol.

Photograph

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.

Photograph

Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Temple Theatre Lobby including murals painted by Ken DeWaard depicting scenes of Vernon county.

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...

Photograph

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: 1911 

Description: Exterior of the Hillsboro high school.

Photograph

Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: View of Temple Theatre Opera House and auditorium from back of house.

Date: 1955 

Description: A man dressed as Santa Claus leans down from an open car to hand sacks of candy to a crowd of warmly-dressed children and parents. Santa's visit took place...

Date: 1922 before

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

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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