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Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Three women (Jennie Parsons Kelly, left, and Lena Eisenback Post, center, and an unidentified woman on the right) on Main Street in front of Yep Ah Sing's...
Description: Saloon owned by Tom Emerson. Poster advertises a fair in Black River Falls on September 7, 8, 9, and 10, 1897.
Date: 1891 ca.
Description: Woman in tilted hat posing across the street from stores: J.J. McGillivray Sash and Door Company and Squire's Oyster House. Probably on Water Street.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view of downtown area.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Stereographic view of a man on Main Street in Black River Falls, ca. 1886, created by Van Schaick or his colleague, Thomas T. McAdam.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Front view of Baptist Church.
Date: 1892-08-17 ca.
Description: Elevated view of crowd gathered at the intersection of First and Main Streets to watch a calliope and chariot riders in a circus parade, probably the Ringl...
Description: Front view of Union High School with several people and a bicycle in the foreground.
Date: 1897 date unknown
Description: Old High School Building with two unidentified women posed standing in the doorway arch, and an unidentified man standing on the far right.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Workers pose on scaffolding in front of the Senior High School during construction. A child and man with a bicycle are on the lower left side underneath th...
Description: Elevated view of town, probably looking south from the Van Schaick residence.
Description: View of Methodist church.
Description: Elevated view of a crowd gathered at the intersection of First and Main Streets to watch a bell wagon pass in a circus parade, probably the Ringling Brothe...
Description: Exterior view of the Jackson County Courthouse.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Log jam on a high-water river, probably the Ice Gorge of 1876.
Description: Town and business district, showing the early covered bridge across from the tail race of the powerhouse, with logs overflowing the river into yards, proba...
Description: Exterior view of the high school, built in 1897.
Description: Elevated view of a crowd gathered at the intersection of First and Main Streets to watch a bandwagon and animal cage pass in a circus parade. Probably the...
Description: Sanborn insurance map of Black River Falls covering the area bordered by the Black River on the East, 3rd Street on the West, Johnson Street on the North,...
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