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Description: Farmer weeding in a tobacco field.
Date: 1966-05-18 ca.
Description: An upland field prepared for planting. In the distance, several farm buildings are visible beneath large storm clouds.
Description: Firefighters battle a fire that engulfed Kruk's Drug Store and Hansen's Department Store. The pharmacy was to change ownership the next day.
Description: Eastman School students, along with a woman, pose outdoors in front of the school. An American flag is hung behind them on the side of the schoolhouse. One...
Description: Exterior of the school, which has a bell tower. The word "boys" is painted on a fence behind the school
Date: date unknown
Description: View across snow between two sets of railroad tracks towards the Readstown Depot on a winter's day. Two trains facing in opposite directions are on the lef...
Description: Vice-Admiral Marc A. Mitscher greets a young girl and her family at a parade held in his honor. It was the first time he had visited Hillsboro, his birth p...
Description: View from railroad tracks through covered railroad tunnel in hill. A sign on a telephone pole on the right says, "Private Property / Thoroughfare / Keep Of...
Date: 1922 before
Description: Construction workers pose at the entrance of the public school during construction.
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...
Description: Exterior view of the Kickapoo Oil Company's corporate offices. A carved wood totem pole stands in front of the building. Headquartered in Hillsboro, the co...
Date: 1964-09-07 ca.
Description: View of a strip-planted cornfield. A grove of trees grows on a ridge in the background.
Description: Walter and Ionie Arms's grave marker in the shade of a tall bush at the Burr Ridge cemetery.
Description: View down dirt road of horses and delivery wagons parked near wooden buildings on the left. A group of people are assembled, some on the porch of a large b...
Description: Abandoned farmhouse, rear view, along Highway 131.
Description: Train departing the Chaseburg depot, with steam coming out of the smokestack. There are buildings along the tracks, and in the background is a bluff.
Description: A car drives across a metal bridge on Highway 11.
Description: View of a historical marker commorating Black Hawk's surrender in 1832, located on Highway 35.
Description: John F. Kennedy surrounded by Hillsboro High School students after a campaign speech. Kennedy, then a Senator, spoke at the Hillsboro High School Auditoriu...
Description: Locomotive at the depot with what may be a coal car. The engineer is leaning out the window.
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