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Photograph

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down street with storefronts on both sides. On the left, there is a tailor shop, Pundy's Cafe, Dubow's[?] Variety Store, a clothing store, and Vander...

Date: 1908 

Description: Colorized panoramic elevated view with the main commercial district in the center. The high school is on the far right.

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Description: Interior view of the Hudson Public Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie with a gift of $12,000. In the room is a children'...

Date: 1895 

Description: A flock of purebred Shropshire ewes standing near a fence on the farm of Geo. Martin. In the background is a farmhouse with laundry on the line, a farm bui...

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Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the high school. There is a cupola over the belfry and an arched doorway. Handwritten on the right: "Does this loo...

Date: 1899-06-12 after

Description: Man standing around the remains of a house that has been demolished during a tornado. A man is standing near a horse on the right. In the background a smal...

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Description: Exterior view of a machine shop in Hudson, which was built in 1916. There are railroad tracks and railroad cars alongside the building.

Date: 1937 

Description: Toll house in Hudson showing two cars passing through.

Photograph

"Daylight Store"

Date: 1917-01-21 

Description: Winter scene entitled "Daylight Store," New Richmond, Wisconsin. View down sidewalk with storefronts on the right cleared of snow, and a tall snowbank alon...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized photographic postcard of the exterior of the Lutheran Church with arched stained glass windows. There are steps to the arched entrance below the...

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Description: Letterhead of The Sanatorium Company, with a three-quarter view of the sanatorium building set into a background of flowers and banners proclaiming the ben...

Date: 1899-06-12 

Description: Stereoview of rescuers and onlookers standing among the wreckage in the wake of a cyclone. Bare trees, horses, houses, and a church steeple are in the back...

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Description: Exterior view of the Hudson Public Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie with a gift of $12,000. The word "Library" is abov...

Photograph

Moffat House

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Moffat house, located at 1004 Third Street.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye view of New Richmond, including water tower, commercial and residential buildings.

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Description: Interior view of the Hudson Public Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie with a gift of $12,000. A reading table with high-...

Date: 1899-06-12 after

Description: A group of men working in the debris left in the wake of a tornado. A large column is leaning against part of a wall or foundation.

Date: 1899-06-12 after

Description: The still smoldering foundation of a burned brick building in the wake of a tornado that swept through the town. More debris can be seen in the background.

Postcard

St. Croix River

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the St. Croix River, Northwest Railroad, bridge, and part of the town of Hudson.

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