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Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two cows graze under a bridge.

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...

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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...

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Stand Pipe

Date: 1916 

Description: A water tower with a ruler indicating the amount of the water inside.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The "Rock School" building with children and teachers posed outside.

Date: 1925 

Description: The exterior of the Congregational Church.

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...

Date: 1956 

Description: High school.

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Bird's Eye View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Bird's-eye view of Bloomington. In the open space, there are trees and a creek. In the developed area, there are stores, apartments, and barns. The buildin...

Photograph

High School

Date: 1925 

Description: Exterior of the two-story high school.

Date: 1912 

Description: The facade of Ludden's Big White Store. The building features two bay windows, two stories, and two large display windows. The window displays umbrellas, d...

Photograph

CCC Camp Scene

Date: 1938 

Description: Elevated view of Civil Conservation Camp (CCC), tentatively identified as the Bloomington camp.

Date: 1956 

Description: School known as the "old stone school", the first public school building in Bloomington. The clock tower replaced the former bell tower.

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: Corner of Canal and Congress streets, showing a building erected by James Sprague and Lyman D. Holford in 1880. Two stores occupied the ground floor, inclu...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: D.F. Brown house during the spring or summer, with two elm trees, three children and a woman. A picket fence runs along the sidewalk in the front of the h...

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Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man driving a carriage pulled by two horses is at the curb of the post office. On the street, there is the dentist office of H.H. Hancock, a bank, and J....

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: 1899 ca.

Description: View of Bloomington with a man looking over the vista.

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Footbridge

Date:  date unknown

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

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