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Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A man stands in the open doorway of a Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis, & Omaha railway boxcar.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: A boy and a man hold up small white pine trees while workers plant them at Alexander Lake's nursery.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Man sitting on chair, and woman standing with hand on his shoulder, in a field with a wooden fence in the background. He holds a hat in his hands. She is d...
Date: 1892-08-17 ca.
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...
Date: 1897 date unknown
Description: Old High School Building with two unidentified women posed standing in the doorway arch, and an unidentified man standing on the far right.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Posed in the yard is a man sitting in a chair with two woman standing on the left and right. The two women wear black dresses with white bows tied at their...
Description: Elevated view of a crowd gathered at the intersection of First and Main Streets to watch a bell wagon pass in a circus parade, probably the Ringling Brothe...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: The building that housed the gallery of Van Schaick and the dental offices of Edward F. Long. Over the years, the building also accommodated a newspaper of...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Eleven uniformed musicians holding their instruments stand in a semi-circle, with the two drummers seated with their drums. The band consists of 2 trombone...
Description: Two women standing in the doorway of a house, numbered 419.
Description: Posed portrait of a young couple outdoors in a field. The man is seated, the woman is standing beside him, with a wooden fence in the background.
Date: 1896-09 ca.
Description: Four unidentified men posed standing in front of office buildings. Sign in the window of the American Express Company Office shows a horse and advertises t...
Description: Board frame house and farm buildings.
Description: A man, woman, mother-in-law, and three children pose in the yard in front of a clapboard frame house. The young girl in the middle is holding a doll, and a...
Description: Group of men, women, and children posed standing in front of a wooden building, probably a school house and possibly the South Alma School. Second woman fr...
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: Elevated view of town, probably looking south from the Van Schaick residence.
Description: Front view of Union High School with several people and a bicycle in the foreground.
Description: Men and women sit in two hammocks. The people pictured are Julia Murray Ormsby, Fred Werner, and R. Effie (Ettie) Meinhold.
Description: Two hunters check their shotguns while their hunting dogs wait in the field.
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