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Date: 1956 

Description: Guests gathered for Sherwin and Emma Gillett's 50 Wedding Anniversary banquet.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1929 

Description: View down street with children playing in the background. Along the street is a row of businesses and storefronts. Advertisements for Chesterfield cigarett...

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Description: Teacher and students pose outside a clapboard one-room schoolhouse.

Photograph

Straw Lead Furnace

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: A straw lead furnace, an open hearth furnace where lead sulphite (Galena) was roasted. Located on the Rountree brach of the Little Platte River, Richard St...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of church. The building features arched windows, greenery, and a steeple with bell. A streetlamp hangs from the utility line.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1921 

Description: View down middle of commercial street. There is a hotel/ice cream shop on the right. Cars are parked along the curb on both sides of the street.

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Description: Teacher and students posed on lawn in front of clapboard school building. An outhouse and shed are behind the building on the right and left.

Photograph

Prize Draft Horse

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The horse, with a man holding him by a lead, is standing in a meadow with chickens and a fence in the background.

Date: 1875 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Lancaster, with inset of Monument for the Soldiers of Grant County.

Date: 1911 

Description: Exterior view of the brick Blue River Township and Grade School under construction. The cost of building was $7,000.

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Description: Jamestown students sitting and standing along a fence in front of clapboard one-room school building on a small hill.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Man and woman stand in a forest at the base of a large maple tree, 20 feet in circumference. They are reaching their arms towards each other to show the wi...

Photograph

Nelson Dewey Farm

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Nelson Dewey farm, showing the house built on the site after Dewey's death. The original house built by Dewey burned in 1873.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Bridge over river from shoreline through trees in the spring or summer. Part of the bridge is covered.

Photograph

Denniston Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Denniston Avenue. On the left side behind a long row of fences along the sidewalk are dwellings and a church. On the right side dwellings are alo...

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1909-07-01 

Description: Photographic postcard of Main Street. Many people can be seen on the sidewalks and flags decorate the buildings. The street is not paved and several horse-...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Governor Nelson Dewey's house.

Photograph

Former Flour Mill

Date: 1956 

Description: The stone building formerly housed the flour mill. The mill was establishd in 1852, but had pretty well gone out of business by 1895, by which time the pon...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Distant view of a bridge, which is partially covered, from the water.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of young Lorin Gillett sitting on a stool.

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