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Date: 1948-08-28 

Description: Fire fighters applying water to the burning Fitzgibbons building downtown.

Date: 1963-05-19 ca.

Description: A small tree grows through a window-opening of stone wall of a ruined old commercial building.

Photograph

Coates House

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: The Coates house.

Date: 1981-01 

Description: A ranch style farmhouse sits in the far distance beyond an empty field at night, with a full moon in a cloudless sky directly above.

Photograph

Group of Usherettes

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Usherettes perform Swiss folk dances for the annual William Tell Festival.

Photograph

Arlene Elmer

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Arlene Annette Elmer, 14, poses with three of her drawings alongside the Farmer's Grove School. Her teacher wrote on the reverse of this photograph that sh...

Photograph

Gas Station

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across road of the exterior of a Red Crown Gasoline station and repair shop. A worker poses while holding a push lawn mower. There is a tire display a...

Photograph

Esther A. Elmer

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Esther Elmer, 20, poses with jars of fruits and vegetables which she has canned. A fancy carpet is hung behind her as a backdrop. She wrote on the reverse...

Date: 1959-07-31 

Description: A brother and sister pose with their calves at the Green County Fair.

Photograph

Labor Day Parade

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: The Brooklyn Grange parade float in a Labor Day parade. Men and women on the float mimic various household and recreational activities.

Photograph

Railroad Yard

Date: 1963-05-18 ca.

Description: View across a railroad yard with several railroad cars and four storage tanks in the background.

Date: 1909-01-02 

Description: Photographic postcard from water of a tree-covered shoreline near Dr. Whitcomb's Sanitarium. Two men sit in a rowboat near another man in a rowboat in a bo...

Photograph

Prairie House

Date: 1925 

Description: Clothes dry on a line behind the Prairie House Inn north of Monroe. The house has an exposed stone lower level and a porch wrapping around the two sides w...

Date: 1924 

Description: View down sidewalk of two young girls standing at the base of the Soldiers Monument. There is a fountain near the monument on the right. There are benches...

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Severtson Swiss Cheese Factory.

Photograph

Girl with Guitar

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Arlene Elmer, 14, poses outside the Farmer's Grove School with a guitar. On the reverse of the photograph is written "This pupil is leader in plays and gam...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1909 

Description: View down Main Street of cars and shops lining both sides of the street. The buildings include: the Grand Central Hotel, an ice cream shop, and an automoti...

Date: 1944-06-05 

Description: G.F. Klassy operates a McCormick-Deering Farmall M with a Number 15 Genius tractor plow on his farm on Route 1.

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Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Browntown train depot. The depot offers Wells Fargo & Company Express delivery and Western Union telegraph service. There are two carts on the platform...

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Residential Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view down a tree-lined dirt road in a residential area. Houses and sidewalks line both sides of the road, and pedestrians are in the far background.

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