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Date: 1864 

Description: The village, founded by Delos W. Taft, had its name changed to Bloomington in 1867. It had been named Tafton.

Date: 1956 

Description: The building was erected after a fire which destroyed most of the Bloomington business section in 1897. The bank was acquired by Peter Woodhouse and Patric...

Date: 1925 

Description: The exterior of the Congregational Church.

Photograph

Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two cows graze under a bridge.

Date: 1921 

Description: Cars are parked at the curbs along the shops. The visible shop signs are Guernsey Restaurant, Ludden's, Ludden's Store for Men, Billiard Hall, The Sanitary...

Photograph

Brown House

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Pedestrian walking on the snowy street in front of Daniel Fitch Brown's house.

Photograph

Roany House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: House owned by Melvin Garthwaite of Bloomington, Wisconsin.

Photograph

Free Tourist Park

Date: 1925 

Description: The entrance to the Carthwaite Park tourist camp and picnic grounds. There is a sign for a filling station 1 mile ahead. A car is parked inside the grounds...

Date: 1925 

Description: View of the church from across the intersection. The church building features a french door with a fanlight, arched windows, and a steeple.

Date: 1956 

Description: House with typical extension in rear.

Photograph

Footbridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman stands on a wooden footbridge. There are homes in the distance.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The exterior of the Catholic church and the parsonage. The church building has a gable roof, lancet arched windows, and a steeple with a cross atop.

Date: 1956 

Description: High school.

Date: 1916 

Description: Elevated view from the water tower. There is a laundry line in the backyard of the white house in the foreground. A car is driving down the road. In the di...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Shops along Main Street after the rain. On the left, there is the dentist office of S. A. Marlow, August Dreifus and Company Clothing - "shoes for the whol...

Date: 1908 

Description: The church was built in 1872.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1925 

Description: Rows of cars are parked at shops on Main Street. The shop signs (from left to right) are: Doctor R.H. Merrifield Dentist, Clem Meyer — Dry Goods and Grocer...

Date: 1921 

Description: Exterior view of Ludden's Poultry and Eggs from the dirt road. The shop features a porch, gable roof, and fenced yard. There are wooden crates and barrels...

Postcard

Hotel Donnelly

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the Hotel Donnelly. Men are standing and visiting on the porch. A sign on the corner reads "Hotel & Livery." Horse-drawn vehicles...

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Rock School

Date:  date unknown

Description: The two-story stone schoolhouse. A flagpole hangs over the entrance.

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