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Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of Main Street and the surrounding buildings.
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...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of elderly couple with their grown children.
Date: 1880 before
Description: View across water towards what is identified as the second railroad bridge at Black River Falls. Note the wood trestle on the right.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of the Yeatman sisters resting their arms on a piece of furniture in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Logs piled on the shore of town, possibly due to Ice Gorge of 1876.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.
Description: Studio portrait of Mrs. George Adams wearing white dress and large picture necklace. George Adams was the Sheriff of Jackson County.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Brass band musicians in uniform pose with their instruments.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting and wearing full regalia, including many necklaces, earrings, and fringed dress posed in front of a paint...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk girls posed in front of a painted backdrop. A small Ho-Chunk girl is posed sitting in a tasseled arm chair on the left wear...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of an unidentified European American woman posed standing in front of a painted backdrop in the opening of a gate on a fence. S...
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: A man posed with an ax and chopping block standing outside the door of a log cabin during the winter. The man has been identifies as James B.F. Server, who...
Description: Studio portrait of elderly woman in black dress with large bow at neck, seated in chair with hands crossed in her lap in front of a painted backdrop. She w...
Description: Man posed sitting, and a girl and dog standing, in a yard with tall grass in front of a frame house.
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Young woman in residential area, standing in a yard pushing a baby carriage with a ruffled top. On the left are houses, and in the far background a group o...
Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man posed sitting on the left wearing a striped suit and a bandana, and a young Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting on the rig...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a small Ho-Chunk girl posed standing on a chair. She is wearing a traditional blouse covered completely i...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a man and woman posed sitting surrounded by two young men, a young woman, girl and boy.
Description: Back view of Union High School.
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