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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

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.

Date: 1885 ca.

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

Grant County Rural Schools

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard depicting the monument of Nelson Dewey. He has a long beard and sits in a chair on a pedestal. Trees are in the background. Text at the bottom re...

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Description: Small white clapboard schoolhouse in South Lancaster Township, with class standing outside in front. There is a barn on a hill in the background.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1909 

Description: View down commercial street. The shops include: a wallpaper store, Reed Opera House, a clothing store, and a dental office. Two horse-drawn carriages belon...

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Wright House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Wright House hotel located at 100 N Madison Street. Men pose near the entrance of the building. The Philipps House is located next door.

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A Lancaster Home

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Stereograph of a home in Lancaster.

Date: 1913-05-02 

Description: Large group of children and adults posing outside a brick building. Some students are posing in open windows.

Date: 1909 

Description: "The First Civil War Monument" outside the Grant County Courthouse. The monument is dedicated "to the memory of the brave soldiers of Grant County who fell...

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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: 1925 ca.

Description: Governor Nelson Dewey's house.

Date: 1913-05-02 

Description: Group of children pose in doorway of brick building.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: The main entrance to the Hillside Cemetery in Lancaster.

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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...

Date: 1928-06 ca.

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

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: Man in coat and top hat holding the harness of a horse attached to a buggy.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Exterior of post office.

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Street Scene

Date: 1909 

Description: Unpaved main street in Lancaster. The shops along the street include: Smith's restaurant and bakery, Goble and Dyer Furniture, and the Grant County Abstrac...

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