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Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Hillsboro.

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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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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...

Date: 1966-05-17 

Description: A fence made of old wagon wheels above a stone retaining wall.

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Barn Raising

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Group of barn raising participants posed in front of the structure in progress.

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Toots Station

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...

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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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Barn Raising

Date: 1885 ca.

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

Date: 1922 ca.

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

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Six men of the fishing colony on the shorelines of the Mississippi River. Numerous boats, logs, and fishing nets are scattered across the beach. Caption on...

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McSherry Cave

Date: 1929-07 

Description: View uphill towards the entrance to the McSherry Cave. A woman is standing at the entrance. Trees and shrubs are growing on top of the cave.

Date: 1912 

Description: View across road of a Norwegian Church, and a Public School next door. The church building features a tall steeple, lancet arched windows, gable roof, and...

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Valley at Sunrise

Date: 1966-05-18 ca.

Description: View of a sunlit valley. Several farm buildings are visible amidst the trees which border the valley.

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...

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Description: Group portrait of five local youth showing off a record breaking catch of thirty large Carp hanging on a stringer. Town elders, all men, pose in the backgr...

Date: 1964-09-07 

Description: Farm buildings in the Coulee country, with old tractor in foreground.

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Church

Date: 1925-04-28 ca.

Description: Exterior of church with people walking toward the entrance.

Date: 1929 

Description: View across water of the General Allen steamer pushing barges down the Mississippi River. Men are on the steamer, and two more men are standing on t...

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Hillsboro Mill

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from dirt road of a group of people (possibly employees) standing around the loading dock of the Hillsboro Mill. There is a steep, snow-covered hill i...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Display of a glass of beer, and a bottle of Heinie's Old Lager Beer bottle, and a bottle of Heinie's Strong Beer. There are cigarettes in an ashtray, flowe...

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