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Date: 1909 

Description: Six men, a young boy and a woman stand outside on the porch and road in front of the General Store. There is a sign for "Star Brand Shoes" posted on the ro...

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Viola Depot

Date: 1909 

Description: View down center of tracks along platform towards the railroad depot. Two men are standing on the platform near two carts. On the platform are two wooden c...

Date: 1921 

Description: View across street of the Sextonville General Store, a two-story brick building on a corner. A car is parked on the left, and two men are sitting in a hors...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Creamery, a small wood frame building. Two workmen wearing overalls are standing on the drive in front. Behind them next to the entran...

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New High School

Date: 1909 

Description: View across lawn of the high school, which is a two and a half story brick building, and on the roof is a large round metal vent, and a belfry with a coppe...

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Catholic Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of church in the countryside. The church has a cross on the roof and lancet arched windows. There is a building behind the church.

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Public School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the three-story public school.

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Street Scene

Date: 1921 

Description: A view of the central business district. A creamery on the left. A house on the right with a woman in a rocking chair and two children in front. Some men s...

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Elephants Foot Rock

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from above of Elephant's Foot Rock with Woodstock in the valley below.

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Bird's-Eye View

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down hill of town in a valley. There is open land, homes, barns and a bee farm.

Date: 1911 

Description: This 1911 map from the U.S. Post Office Department shows rural delivery routes, active and discontinued post offices, selected rural landowners and houses,...

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General Store

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from unpaved road of the front of the two-story general store with a group of six men standing on the stoop. One man, perhaps the proprietor, wears st...

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Exterior of Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of a church with a steeple, cross, lancet arched windows and door.

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Viola Court House

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the "Viola Court House" — a small wooden building where one can find the Justice of the Peace. Posters on the exterior walls promote an up...

Date: 1912 

Description: Elevated view of town.

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General Store

Date:  date unknown

Description: Four men, a dog and a boy sitting on the porch of the general store. Signs in the windows read, "Ferry & Co. Seeds" and "Rape seed for sale." A barn and wi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from street of the J.H. Frazier Residence, which is a two-story wood frame home with a porch and a balcony. There is a small garden in the center of t...

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Business Section

Date: 1925 

Description: View across road of the exterior of L.H. Hanold, a general merchandise store offering gasoline, tires, tubes, eggs, and cream. In the far background is a t...

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High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the high school. The building features a bell tower, tall chimney, arched doorway and Dutch/Flemish gable. On the surrounding lawn, there is a...

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