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Description: Pasture hillside with 2-wheeled cart and a tree in the foreground.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Hillsboro.
Description: View of a church, field, and cemetery from a hilltop. A car drives down the road in the lower-right corner.
Description: Interior view of the Hillsboro State Bank, which was open from 1902 to 1932 when it merged with Farmer's State Bank. The man leaning on the counter is thou...
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...
Description: Interior view one of of Hillsboro's early libraries. The library was located in the back of Addie Lind's millinery shop where it connected to an adjoining...
Description: A fence made of old wagon wheels above a stone retaining wall.
Description: A group portrait taken at the home of Alga Shivers. In front, from left to right, are Alga Shivers (in overalls), his wife Flora Shivers, Minnie Drake, and...
Date: date unknown
Description: Locomotive at the depot with what may be a coal car. The engineer is leaning out the window.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Group of barn raising participants posed in front of the structure in progress.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Toots Sullivan (on left) and Emil Picha stand in front of the exterior of the Toot's Standard Gas Station at the intersection of Mill Street and Prairie Av...
Description: Exterior of the Chaseburg Cooperative Creamery. Smoke comes from the back of the building. There is an advertisement for C.R. Watterson, "the painless dent...
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...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Fishing implements on the shoreline of the Mississippi River, and a bluff in the background.
Date: 1962-05-30 ca.
Description: View down a hill of a newly prepared field with wheel tracks in the dirt.
Description: Train at Coon Valley depot. Several men stand on the platform. The depot has a water tank. There are advertisements for Pearl White Soap, the inter-state f...
Description: Vice-Admiral Marc A. Mitscher, a Hillsboro native, in conversation with his mother, Mrs. Myrta Mitscher (left), and his wife, Frances Smalley Mitscher, aft...
Description: Two oxen hitched to a yoke grazing as a farmer, Oscar Sayles, stands beside the team. The animals are named Tom and Jerry.
Description: Seated group of women participating in a barn raising.
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