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Date:  date unknown

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

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...

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Public School

Date: 1914 

Description: Exterior view of a small brick public school on a hillside. There is a bell in a small bell tower above the entrance.

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Leaning Barn

Date: 1965-05-30 

Description: Exterior view of a leaning barn. Shadows from a farm machine fall on the barn's side wall in the early morning.

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Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Close-up of floral patterned stencil work, restored plasterwork details and gilded wall panels in the the Temple Theatre.

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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: 1910 ca.

Description: Side view of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church.

Date: 1959 

Description: An official and workmen at Hillsboro Canning Plant examining a a large truckload of corn as it's dumped into a huge unloading platform. The individuals pic...

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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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...

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Apiary of Elias Fox

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Description: Backyard apiary of Elias Fox. Chickens are in the yard among the numbered beehives. Fox and family are posing standing in the background in front of a fenc...

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Foreign Nuns Visit

Date: 1964-08-26 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of woman posed on a lawn in front of a building, taken when eleven foreign Catholic nuns visited St. Joseph's Memorial Hospital. Sta...

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Public School

Date: 1922 

Description: Exterior view of a two-story public school. The basement windows are broken. A tree and a house are on the left in the background. Stacks of fuelwood are o...

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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...

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Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: View of stage and original painted act curtain in the Temple Theatre.

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Barn Raising

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Seated group of women participating in a barn raising.

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Upper Room

Date:  date unknown

Description: A class picture with four rows posing outdoors, with a stone wall behind them on the left, and a brick wall on the right. In front is a row of boys sitting...

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: 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...

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