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Street Scene

Date: 1922 

Description: View down main street with storefronts on both sides, with large power lines along the sidewalks stretching into the distance, and a hill in the background...

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the east side of Main Street, featuring a book and stationery store and a pool hall.

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Depot and Train

Date:  date unknown

Description: Train departing the Chaseburg depot, with steam coming out of the smokestack. There are buildings along the tracks, and in the background is a bluff.

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Mitscher in Parade

Date: 1945-07-12 

Description: Elevated view of Vice Admiral Marc Mitscher's car in a parade held in his honor. Hillsboro planned the celebration to commemorate the first time in ten yea...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of Jefferson Street looking east, with houses on either side.

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Business District

Date: 1912 

Description: View from road of men and women posing at the entrance of a general store. Horses and wagons are at the curb. The store advertises Jewel paints, Climax tob...

Date: 1945-07 

Description: Vice Admiral Marc Mitscher stands with suitcases in hand upon his arrival in Hillsboro. It was the first time in ten years that the military commander had...

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Hillsboro City Hall

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view from street of Hillsboro's City Hall. It was constructed in 1937 with assistance from a Works Progress Administration (WPA) project. The lowe...

Postcard

Hotel Fortney

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of Hotel Fortney, with a horse-drawn stagecoach parked outside.

Date: 1914 

Description: Exterior of the Farmers' Alliance Store. On the side of the building are two signs that say: "Horseshoe Tobacco."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Street scene of road going through a business district with cars and horse-drawn vehicles parked along the curbs. Storefronts and power lines are along the...

Photograph

Bank of Ontario

Date: 1921 

Description: View from street of exterior of the Bank of Ontario.

Photograph

Highway 11

Date: 1928 

Description: A car drives across a metal bridge on Highway 11.

Date: 1963 

Description: View from street of group of local boys taking part in a celebration of National Bicycle Week. Members of the Shaker-Callaway Post of the VFW were on hand...

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...

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...

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Water Avenue Fire

Date: 1990-12-31 

Description: Firefighters battle a fire that engulfed Kruk's Drug Store and Hansen's Department Store. The pharmacy was to change ownership the next day.

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Mill Dam

Date:  date unknown

Description: A wooden dam from across a reservoir. There is a bridge nearby.

Photograph

Hillsboro Mill

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from dirt road of a group of people (possibly employees) standing around the loading dock of the Hillsboro Mill. There is a steep, snow-covered hill i...

Date: 1927 

Description: An automobile traveling up the dirt road to Wildcat Mountain. There is a guardrail along the road on the right.

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