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Description: Two cyclists round a turn on Jackson County Fairground racetrack. The grandstand and judges' stand is in the background.
Description: Cyclists turn a corner at the Jackson County Fairground racetrack. In the background, the judges' stand and grandstand are visible.
Description: Cyclists in a race at the Jackson County Fairground cross the finish line near the judges' stand.
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.
Description: A large crowd gathers under a pavilion in a field.
Date: date unknown
Description: A Ho-Chunk man, two children, and a dog are standing outside a large brick building with bars over the windows. Identified as probably John Mike and the ch...
Date: 1892-08-17 ca.
Description: Elevated view of crowd gathered to watch elephants parade down Main Street. Probably the Ringling Brothers Circus.
Description: Three men are perched on the framework of a barn.
Description: A man holds two horses by their reins in front of a barn.
Description: Winter scene with six women, six children, and a man examining a bobsled hitched to a horse.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of the Jackson County Courthouse.
Description: Five men stand in the doorway of the S. P. & R. C. Jones Lumber and Mercantile Company. Additionally, another man stands on the sidewalk and others look ou...
Description: Two men are posed sitting in a wagon pulled by a team of two horses. One of the men holds the reins, and the other man is holding tools. Behind them a man...
Description: A group of men, women, and children mingle in an outdoor pavilion.
Description: Elevated view of patriotic parade on Main Street, probably a Memorial Day Parade. Over the street, reaching from one sidewalk to the other, is an arch deco...
Description: Group of men, women, children and a dog posed standing in front of G.M. Breakey Drugs and Groceries. One man, perhaps the grocer, is standing in front of t...
Date: 1893 after
Description: People gathered around a Ferris wheel.
Description: Exterior view of the Jackson County Courthouse.
Description: Elevated view of buildings in town with river in the background.
Description: Large group of people, some posed sitting in wagons on the road, and others standing near the fence, in front of a church, probably the Little Norway Churc...
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