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Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of farmland. In the bottom-left center, there is a structure with a bell tower near a dirt road. In the center there is a similar building. T...

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City Hotel

Date: 1909 

Description: View down road towards a man and woman riding in a carriage pulled by a team of horses past the City Hotel.

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Woodman Log School

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: The Woodman log school, in the township of Westford, was in use from 1850 until 1902, when a new school was built "just a few rods away." It is noted on th...

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Hofseth Farm

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View down hill towards a barn on the Magnus Hofseth farm. Two cars are parked near the house. The barn has a gambrel roof and wooden ventilator. The loft d...

Date: 1931-8-02

County: Richland

City: Richland Center

Date: 1911 

Description: This 1911 map from the U.S. Post Office Department shows rural delivery routes, active and discontinued post offices, selected rural landowners and houses,...

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Business District

Date: 1909 

Description: A street scene at the post office. The post office houses J.E. James Childs Cabinets. One man stands at the doorpost and three men sit on makeshift seats o...

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Lutheran Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of a church. The building features a steeple with a cross and arched windows.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An intersection with buildings and a car parked farther down the street.

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Mathew's Drug Store

Date: 1927 

Description: View from street of Mathew's Drug Store, which is a two-story brick building with large display windows on the first floor. A number of people are on sidew...

Date: 1909 

Description: View across unpaved road of the Congregational Church. The wooden, one-story church has a weather vane above the belfry, which has a tall, roofed peak. The...

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Main Street

Date: 1921 

Description: View down center of unpaved Main Street, with a service garage on the left and ice cream parlors on the right. There are lampposts along the sidewalks, and...

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New High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: The exterior of the high school. The building features a bell tower, tall chimney, arched doorway and Dutch/Flemish gable. There is a hand-powered well nea...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Richland County Courthouse, across the street from the Park Hotel whose sign is visible on the left-hand side of the image.

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Railroad Crossing

Date: 1939-10-10 

Description: Railroad crossing, also showing the main street and the train depot.

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Bird's-Eye View

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down hill of town in a valley. There is open land, homes, barns and a bee farm.

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Home Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from unpaved road of the "Home Hotel", a two-story wood frame building with a balcony and a porch. Several flowers are planted in the garden and in po...

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A Pretty Street

Date: 1909 

Description: View down the sidewalk of a residential neighborhood of two-story wooden houses with porches, turrets, and young trees on the lawns and terraces.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of church with tree in the foreground. One of the screen doors is fully opened. A dust pan hangs from a tree branch on the far left. There are hom...

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New High School

Date: 1909 

Description: View across lawn of the high school, which is a two and a half story brick building, and on the roof is a large round metal vent, and a belfry with a coppe...

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