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Photograph

Flood in Darlington

Date: 1948-02-28 ca.

Description: View up hill of cars driving in the flooded street of the downtown area. The downtown had also flooded in 1923 and 1937. The Pecatonica River rose rapidly...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Front view of the Lafayette County courthouse during construction.

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Bird's-Eye View

Date: 1929 

Description: Elevated view of town looking down a hill. In the foreground is a river with trees along the bank. On the other side of the river is a factory with industr...

Date: 1950 after

Description: Aerial view of main street. There is a bridge with a stream flowing under it in the foreground.

Date:  

Description: Exterior view from lawn of the Darlington Public Library. Above the main entrance it reads: "Carnegie Free Library." On the reverse of the photograph is re...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Soldiers' Monument.

Date: 1929 

Description: View down tree-lined hill over the Pecatonica River. The bridge connects River Street to Main Street. Storefronts line the street, and the Lafayette County...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Front view of the Lafayette County courthouse.

Photograph

Masonic Temple

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Masonic temple. The facade features a balcony, columns, and a cross gable roof.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the main street of town.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1929 

Description: View down Main Street. Cars and shops line the street. The Soldiers and Sailors of the Civil War memorial is in the far background at the top of the hill.

Photograph

Ioca Gas Station

Date:  

Description: View from street of an old brick Ioco gas station with a few cars parked on the left.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Racetrack at the "Big White Fair".

Photograph

Pecatonica River

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Pecatonica River with trees lining its banks.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Pecatonica River and bridge.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Church of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary, a Catholic church built in 1866-1868.

Photograph

Soldiers' Monument

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Soldiers' Monument.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down the unpaved Ohio Street, with houses on both sides.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Front view of the Lafayette County courthouse, built in 1861.

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Soldiers Monument

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Soldiers and Sailors of the Civil War memorial on the unpaved Main Street. The memorial features a plaque, a shield, crossed swords, and monument of a...

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