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Date: 1908 

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...

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Horse-Drawn Hearse

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Description: Hearse being pulled by a team wearing fly-nets.

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Description: Eight horses drawing a circus wagon in parade. Parade coming from the circus ground at the white pine grove in the bend of the river, going north on First...

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Sleds and Sleighs

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Description: Winter scene with sleds and sleighs on a snow-covered street in Black River Falls, Wisconsin. The man in center sleigh is probably Moses Paquette.

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Description: Elevated view of Black River Falls. There is a large building in the center with a large lawn. On the right is a church.

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Hearse

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Description: Hearse parked on street. There is a reflection of a man in the hearse window glass.

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Description: Crowd of people lined up along board sidewalk watching a parade on diagonal part of Main Street.

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Description: Men driving a circus calliope for a parade in town. A calliope is a musical instrument that produces sound by sending steam through whistles, originally lo...

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Description: Group of four women and man posing on a board sidewalk between snow drifts in front of the high school.

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Description: Group portrait over fence of two men, a woman, and a boy posed in a farmyard with cattle and a team of oxen. In the background are fam buildings and a phot...

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Description: Large group of men posed standing in front of a sawmill. Three men are posed standing in a wagon pulled by a team of two horses wearing fly-nets. One man w...

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Description: Elevated view of town. The tallest building is the Jackson County Court House, the church near it is the Baptist Church, and the church across the street i...

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Description: Dr. Eugene Krohn driving his medicine wagon. The man behind the wagon is either Rufus Jones or Warren C. Jones.

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Description: View from sidewalk of the intersection of Main and First Streets, shows storefronts including A.F. Werner, Leading Clothier. A crowd is gathered, probably...

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Description: Wagon pulling "Kangaroo Court" through town, probably a promotion for local amateur theatricals. The man on the left is Earl "Dusty" Rhodes, a steam engine...

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Description: Bridge with metal framework and sidewalks on each side. Man walking away from the camera on the left sidewalk. Sign across the bridge, "$10. FINE FOR DRIVI...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Groups of Ho-Chunk and non-Indians gather on the streets of Black River Falls during the 1908 Homecoming Celebration.

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Circus Parade

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Description: Elevated view from windowsill of a crowd gathered to watch a circus parade at an intersection.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Elevated view of group of people and horses in front of horse sheds for farmers after the 1911 flood, looking north, downtown on Harrison Street. In the fa...

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Ice Gorge

Date: 1876 ca.

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...

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