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Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a metal bridge over the Kickapoo River showing a truck parked on the far side of the bridge. A man and a boy are standing at the rail of the brid...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1909 

Description: View down street showing commercial area with large power lines stretching into the distance, with a large hill in the background. A man is driving a horse...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a main street with storefronts, showing large power lines stretching into the distance, and a hill in the background. There are cars parked in fr...

Date: 1964-09-06 

Description: Mississippi River fishing town, bluff in background, looking south from a main street and showing arcade passage through store fronts.

Date: 1965-05-30 

Description: Pasture hillside with 2-wheeled cart and a tree in the foreground.

Date: 1924 

Description: View over valley of town in the distance. A low hill is in the background. A fence and a path are near trees in the foreground.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Six men of the fishing colony on the shorelines of the Mississippi River. Numerous boats, logs, and fishing nets are scattered across the beach. Caption on...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Group of men and boys threshing. They are using a tractor for a belt-driven threshing machine, and on the left two horses pull a wagon with large barrels.

Photograph

State Bank

Date: 1912 

Description: View from across the intersection of Coon Valley State Bank, D.O. Stevlingson - the Gotzian Shoe, and the Restaurant Colonial. A horse and buggy is tied at...

Date: 1915 

Description: Street scene with a gas station and restaurant on the left and parked cars on the right. Two men stand in front of the service station, and further down th...

Date: 1922 

Description: Street scene of road going through a business district with cars parked along the curbs. Storefronts and power lines are along the road, and pedestrians ar...

Photograph

Lakeside Mink Ranch

Date:  

Description: Aerial view of the Lakeside Mink Ranch, operated by Robert "Bud" Quinn. Spreading over 15 acres, the Ranch was one of the first operations to breed mink in...

Date: 1963 

Description: A boy taking part in a National Bicycle Week Celebration stands near a bicycle. Sterling Standiford, a State Trooper who was present to explain proper ope...

Date: 1879 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Viroqua, county seat of Vernon County.

Photograph

Rudy Lein

Date: 1943 

Description: Rudy Lein, owner of the Standard Oil Gas Station, standing next to an air pump outside of the station. He wears a Standard Service cap and a bowtie. Behind...

Photograph

Scenic View

Date: 1924 

Description: A road intersection in a rural area. A tree and a shed on the left. A general store in the back. A house, a shed and a cornfield on the right.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Locomotive at the depot with what may be a coal car. The engineer is leaning out the window.

Photograph

Downtown Hillsboro

Date: 1908 

Description: View across unpaved street of people, horses and wagons, and businesses on one side of Water Avenue, the heart of Hillsboro's downtown and business distric...

Photograph

Filling Station

Date: 1931 

Description: A car parked under the overhang of a Mobiloil gas station.

Date: 1928 

Description: This 1928 topographic map of Vernon County, Wisconsin, shows relief, lakes, streams and wetlands, the township and range grid, sections, cities and village...

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