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Photograph

Depot and Train

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View across road of travelers on platform exiting the Lancaster train depot. A man sits on a horse-drawn wagon in front of the depot.

Date: 1875 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Lancaster, with inset of Monument for the Soldiers of Grant County.

Photograph

Cow Pasture

Date: 1966-05-30 ca.

Description: View from hill of cows grazing below in a pasture, as seen through a cluster of trees in bud.

Photograph

Farwell Hotel

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of the three-story Farwell/Capital Hotel.

Date: 1868 ca.

Description: The Grant County Soldier's Monument.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Thought to be the first soldier's monuments erected in the United States.

Photograph

Haying Operations

Date: 1945-07 

Description: Front view of two men wearing hats standing atop a wagon piled with hay that is being pulled across a partially cut hay field by two horses.

Date: 1912-05-05 

Description: Large group of children and adults pose on the lawn in front of brick building. Other people look out of open windows.

Photograph

A Lancaster Home

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Stereograph of a home in Lancaster.

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Stereograph of Lancaster with the Congregational Church to the right.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Exterior of post office.

Photograph

Grant County Jail

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Grant County Jailhouse.

Date: 1951-12-22 

Description: Two unidentified men stand next to a display announcing a .01 cent sale of Old Dutch cleanser in a Lancaster grocery store. A banner annoucing the product...

Date: 1928-06 ca.

Description: Outdoor group portrait of some of the members of the Grand Army of the Republic at a reunion.

Grant County Rural Schools

Photograph

Farwell Hotel

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Stereograph of the three-story Farwell Hotel in Lancaster.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: A Civil War Monument and fountain in Lancaster.

Photograph

Howe / Baxter House

Date: 1949-08-04 

Description: Mrs. W. T. Cartwright, right, and her daughter Jane Cartwright sit in the living room of the Howe/Baxter House, owned by Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Cartwright of L...

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Description: Contest winners pose outside brick building in doorway. The children are wearing ribbons on their lapels or collars. First row, reading from left to righ...

Photograph

Howe / Baxter House

Date: 1949-08-04 

Description: The Howe/Baxter House in Lancaster, owned by Mrs. and Mrs. W. C. Cartwright of Lancaster. One wing was built during Civil War days for the Howe family. T...

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