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Altmeyer and Signers of Medicare Bill

Date: July 30 1965
Description: Caption reads: "Arthur Altmeyer poses outdoors with John Engell (last name?), Paul Douglas, and Oscar Ewing at the signing of the Medicare Bill." Arthur...
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Lyndon Johnson signs Medicare Bill

Date: July 30 1965
Description: President Lyndon Baines Johnson signs the Medicare bill. Former President Harry S. Truman, "who started it all," is present with Mrs. Bess Truman, Hubert H...
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Independence Service Station

Date: 2008
Description: This service station located at 23923 Burrows Road (formally State Highway 93) was built in 1931, by Leo Breska. It now houses an auto-repair business, own...
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Independence Opera House

Date: 2009
Description: View of stage and main floor of Independence Opera House from rear.
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Independence Opera House

Date: 2009
Description: View of Independence Opera House, city hall, clock tower and public library building from across the street.
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Independence Opera House

Date: 2009
Description: View of Independence Opera House auditorium and stage from balcony.
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Independence Opera House

Date: 2009
Description: Exterior view of Public Library entrance in the Independence Opera House building.
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Independence Opera House

Date: 2009
Description: Exterior view of Independence Opera House's rear loading doors including pulley.
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Independence Opera House

Date: 2009
Description: Backstage graffiti at the Independent Opera House naming participants in plays performed in 1936 and 1937.
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Independence Opera House

Date: 2009
Description: Exterior view of Independence City Hall and Opera House clock tower illuminated at dusk, including flagpole.
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Independence Opera House

Date: 2009
Description: Close-up of replicated stencil work and molding in Independence Opera House auditorium.
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Independence Opera House

Date: 2009
Description: View of Independence Opera House Auditorium and from stage.
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Independence Opera House

Date: 2009
Description: View of Independence Opera House auditorium from balcony.
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Hop Yard

Date: 
Description: View of a field of hops. Text on photograph reads: "Hop Yard, Independence, Ore." and "Craven & Moore."
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Public Library and City Hall, Independence, Wis.

Date: 
Description: View across street towards the public library and City Hall (one building), with a clock tower.
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Railrod Street, Independence, Wis.

Date: 1913
Description: View across unpaved intersection towards businesses, including the A. Garthus building with a grocery/general store, the State Bank of Independence, the Th...
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Main Street, Independence, Wis.

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Description: View down Main Street, with the Home Bakery on the left at the street corner. Further up the block on the left are pedestrians on the sidewalk, and signs o...
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High School, Independence, Wis.

Date: 1947
Description: Exterior view of the high school, a three-story brick building.
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Scene on the Elk River

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Description: View across water towards a bridge spanning the Elk River.
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The Dam, Independence, Wis.

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Description: View from shoreline towards the dam over the Trempealeau River at Independence. A steel bridge is above the dam. A child is standing anf fishing from the r...

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