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Aerial View of Contour Strip Farming

Date: 1958
Description: Aerial view of contour strip farming with the Obert Olstad farm in foreground. The Carl Backum farm is in the background.
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Railroad Tunnel

Date: 1924
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...
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Kickapoo River Bridge

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Description: View down a metal bridge over the Kickapoo River showing a truck parked on the far side of the bridge. A man and a boy are standing at the rail of the brid...
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Street Scene

Date: 1922
Description: View down main street with storefronts on both sides, with large power lines along the sidewalks stretching into the distance, and a hill in the background...
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Free Methodist Church

Date: 1909
Description: Exterior view of the Free Methodist church.
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Bank of La Farge

Date: 1921
Description: Exterior view of the Bank of La Farge from street.
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La Farge Public School

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.
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Baseball Park

Date: 1924
Description: View of an empty baseball park with a bluff in the background.
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Bluff Scenery

Date: 1924
Description: Long view of bluffs with a fence and a farm in the foreground.
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The Wreck of the Steamer J.S.

Date: June 25 1910
Description: The wreck of the sternwheel excursion, J.S., after being destroyed by fire on June 25, 1910, now lying in the Mississippi River north of Victory, Wi...
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General Store Interior

Date: 1920
Description: Counters and display cases show goods for sale in the General Store.
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Round Barn

Date: May 31 1965
Description: Round barn on "Ridge Road" in Ontario vicinity.
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Bluff, Looking South from Main Street

Date: September 06 1964
Description: Mississippi River fishing town, bluff in background, looking south from a main street and showing arcade passage through store fronts.
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Pasture Hillside with Cart

Date: May 30 1965
Description: Pasture hillside with 2-wheeled cart and a tree in the foreground.
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Farm with Old Tractor

Date: September 07 1964
Description: Farm buildings in the Coulee country, with old tractor in foreground.
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Fence of Old Wagon Wheels

Date: May 17 1966
Description: A fence made of old wagon wheels above a stone retaining wall.
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Bird's-Eye View of Viroqua

Date: 1879
Description: Bird's-eye view of Viroqua, county seat of Vernon County.
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Creamery

Date: 1922
Description: Creamery and outbuildings in a rural area.
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Church

Date: April 28 1925
Description: Exterior of church with people walking toward the entrance.
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Monument to the Pioneers

Date: 1925
Description: A man kneels next to a monument dedicated to the pioneers.

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