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Description: Interior view of the Hillsboro Canning Plant. A row of female and male workers are standing amongst the plant's corn processing machinery. The women have t...

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Flood Gate

Date: 1912 

Description: Wooden flood gate with water pouring out. There are signs on either post advertising the interstate fair in La Crosse on September 23-27.

Date: 1909 

Description: View down a street in La Farge. A store's sign reads, "Going out of Business - Entire stock and fixtures must be sold at a big discount." Other shops inclu...

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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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Creamery

Date: 1922 

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...

Date: 1940 

Description: Candid shot of Dr. R.S. MacKechnie, a local physician, and his daughter, (back to camera?) in a crowd outoors, taken at MacKechnie's retirement party.

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Mitscher in Parade

Date: 1945-07-12 

Description: Elevated view of Vice Admiral Marc Mitscher's car in a parade held in his honor. Hillsboro planned the celebration to commemorate the first time in ten yea...

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Bouffleur Store

Date: 1925 

Description: Bouffleur general store and gas station.

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Public School

Date: 1929 

Description: View of front of the public school, a two-story brick building with a cupola and flagpole over the bell. A cornfield and bluff are in the background.

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Description: Elevated view of the town of Hillsboro and Field Veterans Memorial Lake. There are buildings, houses, hills, and trees. The Hillsboro Mill is on the right...

Date: 1945-07 

Description: Vice Admiral Marc Mitscher stands with suitcases in hand upon his arrival in Hillsboro. It was the first time in ten years that the military commander had...

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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...

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Tobacco Weeding

Date: 1968-06 

Description: Farmer weeding in a tobacco field.

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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: 1922 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Chaseburg Cooperative Creamery and an attached secondary building.

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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.

Date: 1966-05-18 ca.

Description: View of a rolling pasture land through a grove of trees.

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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.

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"West of Broadway"

Date: 1931-11 

Description: A group portrait of the cast of "West of Broadway" at the Hillsboro Opera House.

Date:  date unknown

Description: M.H. Bekkedale and E. Rosenwald and Brothers Leaf Tobacco warehouse. There is a boxcar on tracks near the warehouse, and a bluff in the far background.

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