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Photograph

Lover's Lane

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across a wooden footbridge. There are two men and a cart below on the left.

Photograph

Ford Garage

Date: 1921 

Description: The Ford service station. There is graffiti on the interior side of the windows. A car is parked outside.

Photograph

Post Office

Date: 1921 

Description: A group of men stand outside of the post office. There is a parked car at the curb. A building is being demolished and there is a pile of rubble in the str...

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...

Photograph

Footbridge

Date:  date unknown

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

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: 1896-11-01 

Description: Canal Street less than a year before a fire swept through and destroyed many of these buildings on March 22, 1897, resulting in a loss of about $45,000. P...

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...

Photograph

Stand Pipe

Date: 1916 

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

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1905 

Description: View of Main Street. F.L. Greer Dry Goods appears in the middle of the picture.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Shops along Main Street. On the left, there is a Woodhouse and Bartley bank, a hardware store, Greer shoe store, J.B. Ludden general merchandise, a bank, a...

Photograph

Brooklyn Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down hill of the Brooklyn Bridge and houses.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Indoor portrait of Mr. Daniel Fitch Brown, father-in-law of the photographer.

Photograph

Interior of Home

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Interior of the Daniel Brown home in Bloomington. Brown was a retail merchant. Mr. Zimmerman was a prominent lawyer, and one-time law partner of R.M La Fol...

Photograph

Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two cows graze under a bridge.

Date: 1956 

Description: House with typical extension in rear.

Photograph

View of Bloomington

Date: 1873 after

Description: View of Bloomington by the pioneer photographer of the village, Frank Witcomb, sometime after 1873. There are buildings identified in the foreground on bot...

Date: 1956 

Description: Canal Street with the businesses that were built after the fire. Ford stepside truck on the left side of the photo. Businesses with three Coca-cola signs...

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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