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Date: 1917 ca.
Description: View looking across the river east into Black River Falls during the flood, showing the elevated level of the river and buildings falling into the water.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Winter scene looking toward Main Street from South First Street, Black River Falls, Wisconsin, with an arch over the intersection. Road grader pulled by fo...
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...
Date: 1906 date unknown
Description: C.N. Oulie Jewelry Store located at 9 Main Street. Sign reflected in the window advertises the Wisconsin State Fair, September 10-14, 1906.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a construction site of a bridge across the cutoff on the river.
Description: Large group portrait of workers, along with women, children, and dogs, posing on the frame of the barn they are building.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Winter scene with a man standing in a coat next to a child bundled in a sled on the snow-covered sidewalk in front of the storefront of J.R. McDonald, Blac...
Description: Drummers and dancers at pow wow led by Chief Winneshiek, below Lutheran Church in a canvas enclosure.
Description: Four telephone operators pose on the steps of the Black River Falls Exchange Office Building. The second woman from the bottom is probably Mrs. W.E. (Hagen...
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...
Description: Ruins after a tornado. Demolished farm buildings, wagons and a windmill.
Description: Betsy Thunder, Ho-Chunk (Winnebago) medicine woman, posed in front of a painted backdrop near a prop stone wall.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Using a portable, 4 x 5 glass plate negative camera, Van Schaick photographed Ho-Chunk on the streets of Black River Falls. These occasional pictures offer...
Description: Large group posed in front of a frame house.
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...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Front view of Masonic temple.
Description: Informal portrait of Charles J. Van Schaick sitting by the window in his gallery, taken by his son Roy Van Schaick.
Description: Panoramic view from street of Martin Lein/Lien's funeral procession, showing Main and Water Streets before the flood of 1911. The procession includes sever...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Two girls posed inside an automobile, probably a Model-T Ford.
Description: Elevated view of men working on telephone lines from scaffolding attached to the pole in front of the telephone exchange building.
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