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Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Jackson County Courthouse.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Two young men and ten young women in white dresses seated in a semi circle on the stage of the Black River Falls Opera House. The stage is decorated with l...
Description: View of Main Street and the surrounding buildings.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Interior of a furniture store, with two men posed among the rows of furniture. A group of chairs hangs from the ceiling.
Date: 1893 after
Description: People gathered around a Ferris wheel.
Date: 1892-08-17 ca.
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: Little Norway Church, with graveyard, located south of Black River Falls.
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: A man papers a barn with posters for the "Black River Falls Fair, September 7, 8, 9 & 10."
Description: View of Methodist church.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Old, bearded man and younger woman seated in front of the corner of a wood outbuilding surrounded by four young children. A young boy stands at his mother'...
Description: Two women standing in the doorway of a house, numbered 419.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Winter scene with a European American man with a beard and moustache sitting in a sleigh pulled by a single horse on snow-covered ground in front of the C....
Description: View of crowd watching a parade. Elevated view taken from the Van Schaick studio; the same building housed the telephone exchange.
Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.
Description: Elevated view of crowd gathered to watch elephants parade down Main Street. Probably the Ringling Brothers Circus.
Description: View of the Jackson County Courthouse.
Description: View of a Lutheran church.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a mill owned by George Mills Hull. Three men stand in the foreground, and three more stand near the entrance to the mill.
Date: 1885 before
Description: Elevated view of the river and town. Probably prior to 1885 because the Van Schaick building/photograph gallery is not constructed on Second Street.
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