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Date: 1933 

Description: View of covered railroad bridge over a calm body of water, with some foothills in the background.

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Description: Elevated view of railroad bridge over the river. Part of the bridge is covered. Foothills are in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cornish miner's homes with surrounding landscape.

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Saint Clara Academy

Date: 1846 after

Description: A view of the college and surrounding green space at Saint Clara Academy. Saint Clara Academy moved to River Forest, Illinois in 1922, and since 1970 has g...

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Cheese Day

Date: 1930-10-24 

Description: Group of people posing among round wood cheese boxes on a flatbed truck decorated as a float in the Cheese Day Parade. One person holds a sign that says: "...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Webb house with family standing on back porch with trees. House built by John Webb, an early immigrant and Cornish miner.

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...

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Saint Clara Academy

Date: 1846 after

Description: A view of the main buildings at Saint Clara Academy, set against a hill. Saint Clara Academy moved to River Forest, Illinois in 1922, and since 1970 has go...

Date: 1930-10-24 

Description: A line of clowns and assorted pantomime animals dressed up for Cheese Day. The animals include; a horse, a woodchuck, a bear, a giraffe and an elephant. A...

Date: 1921 

Description: A passenger train stopped at the depot. Three men are standing on the left, one of them pushing a cart. A row of milk cans is along the side of the depot b...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Ivey and Webb general store with trees and a man standing under the store's awning.

Date: 1885 ca.

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

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Wine cellar on the Nelson Dewey estate before it was remodeled.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View over town, including hotel and church, towards the Mississippi River. The far shoreline and bluffs are in the distance.

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Dyer School

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: A bell tower stands atop the one-story, clapboard sided Dyer School, District No. 1.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Bridge over river from shoreline through trees in the spring or summer. Part of the bridge is covered.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Interior of a lead mine. The five miners are holding candles or lanterns.

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Rolling Croplands

Date: 1965-07-03 ca.

Description: Landscape view of rolling croplands planted with corn. A tree-lined, dirt road runs through the cornfields.

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State Normal School

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the State Normal School, founded in 1866.

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Street Scene

Date: 1925 

Description: View down street towards a garage with a gas pump on the left. There is a man standing by a parked car. Two women and a boy are standing near a parked car...

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