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Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Boys walking in a Memorial Day parade, in front of the Women's Relief Corps with umbrellas.
Description: Home-Coming Festival July 20th - 25th. Photographic postcard view of five framed images from around Black River Falls; the bridge crossing the river, Main...
Description: Girls walking in a parade, probably on Memorial Day.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of the Hauser home, the residence of Rev. Jacob Hauser. He was a missionary to the Winnebago Native Americans from 1878 to 1885.
Description: Photographic postcard view of the devastation after a flood in central Black River Falls.
Date: 1908 after
Description: Copy photograph of an outdoor portrait of a group of men standing and kneeling in front of a line of deer suspended across First Street in Black River Fall...
Description: Winter scene with a man sitting in a wagon pulled by a single horse down a snow-covered road. The horse is wearing blinders and a turnout blanket. Two men...
Description: Large group posed in front of a frame house.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Colorized photographic postcard of an elevated view of the power station next to the river. A bridge is in the background.
Description: Photographic postcard view of the aftermath of a flood. Crowds are gathered on the river bank, the bridge and the higher ground in the background.
Description: View of Monsos Brothers Grocery & Crockery after most of the building was washed away by the flooding Black River. High, rushing water can be seen at the r...
Description: Horse and carriages passing in front of the Baptist Church, the Jackson County Courthouse, and the dentist office of R.C. Gebhardt.
Description: Women's Relief Corps with umbrellas parading down the street. Stuffed eagle parading as "Old Abe." Directly behind the two flags are, from left to right:...
Description: Elevated view of men working on telephone lines from scaffolding attached to the pole in front of the telephone exchange building.
Description: Grand Army of the Republic in Memorial Day Parade, in front of the Freeman House. Leading the ranks is probably James Livingston, Alvin "Bean" Hagen is pro...
Description: View of the high school, (left) and grade school. The older building on the right originally held both high school and elementary school classes, but was...
Description: Photographic postcard view of the aftermath of a flood in a residential neighborhood. There is broken wood in the road.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Four Ho-Chunk people cross a bridge spanning the Black River. This photograph was taken before the flood of October 1911, when the bridge was completely de...
Description: View across river of several collapsing buildings on the edge of flooded river banks, during the flood.
Description: Elevated view of the fire at the McGillivray factory. Onlookers are standing in the road in the foreground.
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