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Christian Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of front of a wooden rural church, with a columned porch, belfry and steeple. There is a weather vane on the steeple. A wood and wire fence surrounds...

Date: 1879 

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

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Hotel White

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Hotel White. Four men and one woman are posed on the porch. On the roof of the hotel is a widow's walk.

Date: 1912 

Description: Wooden flood gate of a dam. Water pours over the gate down into a reservoir. There are signs on either post advertising the interstate fair in La Crosse on...

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Young People's Hall

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Young People's Hall building. There are fields and a barn in the background.

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: 2008 

Description: In 1933, Lester Proksch constructed this striking filling station in the small river town, at 201 North Main Street. Less's Service was opened in July of 1...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Stereograph view of the courthouse.

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Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Temple Theatre Lobby including murals painted by Ken DeWaard depicting scenes of Vernon county.

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Public School

Date: 1915 

Description: Exterior view of the public school building and grounds. There is a bell tower above the entrance, and trees are in the yard among tall grass.

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Street Scene

Date: 1915 

Description: View down street in the central business district. Automobiles and horse-drawn vehicles are parked along the curbs. Businesses line the street on both side...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the German Lutheran Church.

Date: 1909 

Description: View from railroad tracks of a group of six people standing on the platform of the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul depot. Beyond the depot is a water tower...

Date: 2008 

Description: Built in the early 1920s, the station, with its tower, low rooflines, and decorative half-timbering, complemented the designs of the other resort buildings...

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Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Close-up of Temple Theatre's Art Deco Marquee and front of building.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Fishing implements on the shoreline of the Mississippi River, and a bluff in the background.

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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...

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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: 1912 

Description: Exterior of the German Lutheran Church. The sign says "Deutsch Kirche."

Date: 1922 

Description: View across street of children on the sidewalk outside the Coon Valley State Bank. At the end of the street, there is an automotive repair station.

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