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Date: 1907-07-22 

Description: Caption on bottom right reads: "Wash Out on H.&N.E RY. July 22, 07." View down three sets of damaged railroad tracks towards men standing near a passenger...

Date: 1909 

Description: Exterior view of the public school. A large brick building with a bell tower on the roof, arched entrances, and a wooden fence along the side.

Photograph

Hillsboro Railroad

Date: 1908 

Description: View down railroad tracks towards a locomotive at the Hillsboro Train Depot. The Hillsboro and Northeastern Railroad was built in 1903 and was a short trac...

Photograph

Ole T. Westby

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Description: Head and shoulders vignetted cabinet card portrait of Ole T. Westby, a private in Company H, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtaine...

Postcard

Monument Rock

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View of Monument Rock.

Date: 1964-09-06 

Description: Mississippi River fishing town, bluff in background, looking south from a main street and showing arcade passage through store fronts.

Photograph

Boy at La Farge Dam

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A boy holds a stick while standing on a wood plank of the dam.

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Description: Group portrait of class of young students holding American flags posed at the front of a classroom. Their teacher is standing on the far right, and desks a...

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Description: Studio portrait of William Triggs Sterling seated in a chair and holding an ornate walking stick.

Date: 1962-05-30 ca.

Description: View down a hill of a newly prepared field with wheel tracks in the dirt.

Photograph

Water Avenue Fire

Date: 1990-12-31 

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.

Photograph

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...

Photograph

Round Barn

Date: 1965-05-31 

Description: Round barn on "Ridge Road" in Ontario vicinity.

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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...

Photograph

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.

Date: 1959 

Description: An official and workmen at Hillsboro Canning Plant examining a a large truckload of corn as it's dumped into a huge unloading platform. The individuals pic...

Photograph

Flood Damage

Date: 1935-08-06 

Description: Caption at bottom reads: "Destruction of H&N.E. RY Yards." Women in white dresses walk among the puddles along the flood-damaged tracks and trains of the H...

Date: 1955-07-19 

Description: The Nation's First Watershed Project historical marker commemorates the large-scale soil and water conservation project that began in Coon Creek in 1933. S...

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...

Photograph

Wooded Hillside

Date: 1964 

Description: Wooded hillside and distant farm.

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