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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Winter scene with short-Horned cattle on a snow-covered Main Street, Black River Falls, Wisconsin, in front of the Chicago Cheap Store. The Price Manufactu...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Jim Swallow (MaPaZoeRayKeKah) and Pinkey Bigsolder (HoWaWinKah), as well as an unidentified child, cross at the corner of Main and South First Street. Jim...
Description: A group of Ho-Chunk gather in front of Werner Drugstore on Main Street. The signpost on the right side of the photograph indicates that English was not the...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View of bridge over Black River Falls, looking at downtown buildings.
Description: Two Ho-Chunk girls wrapped in Racine Woolen Mills shawls walk with a young boy down Water Street downtown. The Journal sign is visible behind them and ther...
Description: View across river of several collapsing buildings on the edge of flooded river banks, during the flood.
Description: Elevated view of men working on telephone lines from scaffolding attached to the pole in front of the telephone exchange building.
Description: View up hill towards farmhouse. There is a woman using a hand-pump in the yard on the right.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Girls walking in a parade, probably on Memorial Day.
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 from across street of a dentist office and Baptist Church along a road. Two horse-drawn carriages are being driven in opposite directions down the roa...
Date: 1923 ca.
Description: View of a bridge over the Black River during construction. It was built during 1923 and 1924 by the Wausau Iron Works. Tom Cleary was the Resident Engine...
Description: Photographic postcard view of the devastation after a flood in central Black River Falls.
Description: View of Main and Water Streets while experiencing severe flooding.
Description: Grand Army of the Republic in Memorial Day Parade, on the north side of Main Street, between First and Water Streets. Iver Erickson's shoemaker shop is at...
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...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Groups of Ho-Chunk and non-Indians gather on the streets of Black River Falls during the 1908 Homecoming Celebration.
Description: Image of the front of the Spaulding residence about 1900.
Description: A group of Ho-Chunk women wrapped in shawls gather at the temporary Ho-Chunk village. Identified as the Homecoming Powwow at the intersection of Main and S...
Description: View of Main Street, lined with the fire department, city clerk's office, and Pugh's Battery - Electric Shop.
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