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Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Main Street.
Description: Engraved view of Maiden's Rock at Lake Pepin. A steamboat is on the Mississippi River.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View looking down Main Street with the St. Leon Hotel visible on the right.
Description: Knute Bjornson originally built this house in the 1860's and in 1933, his grandson Cooney Bjornson reassembled the humble log building to house a gas stati...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Black and white photographic postcard view across water towards three steamboats on the shoreline of the Mississippi River.
Description: Main Street River Falls.
Description: View down Main Street.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A passenger bus makes a stop at the service station of Gustav H. Schwalen.
Description: Main Street River Falls as seen from a rooftop.
Description: Elevated view of a steamer at Point Douglas going upstream on the Mississippi River.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view looking down towards a steamboat pulling a raft of lumber on the Mississippi River.
Description: View of the Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy railroad drawbridge and trestle.
Description: Photographic postcard view of a street in a rural community's central business district. A biplane, printed into the background image, is flying low overhe...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A central view of Main Street.
Description: View across Mississippi River towards Maiden Rock. Railroad tracks are in the foreground.
Description: View of multiple buildings and piers taken from the Burlington Railroad bridge.
Date: 1882 ca.
Description: This map is ink and watercolor on paper and shows numbered plots, the public square, streets, Lake St. Croix and the Mississippi River.
Date: 1900 after
Description: A view of the row of shops along Main Street, with J.W. Allard's store in the foreground. A group of men are visible down the street.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: The Kinnickinnic Falls.
Description: Panoramic view of Prescott including multiple buildings and a bridge.
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