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Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Elevated view of town, probably looking south from the Van Schaick residence.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Annie Massey (KeKoRaSinchKah), left, and Hester Decorah Lowery (NoGinWinKah). Hester lived to be well over one hundred years old.

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Union High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Union High School, constructed in 1871. It later probably became a grade school.

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Dirt Road in Town

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: View down dirt road of buildings and storefronts along a sidewalk, possibly Main Street, looking north toward the Chicago & Northwestern railroad tracks. A...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Outdoor group portrait of four women, taken in a field. The two women on the left are posed standing while the two on the right are posed kneeling or crouc...

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Description: European American men, women, and children posed sitting and standing underneath an arbor around a medicine drum and a Ho-Chunk man.

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Ho-Chunk Gathering

Date:  date unknown

Description: A Ho-Chunk gathering, possibly a powwow. Several Ho-Chunk men are visible wearing regalia, including feathered headdresses and bandoleers. They are under a...

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:  date unknown

Description: Five men and a woman holding a baby standing in front of a large, two-story wooden building, possibly a farm implement or feed store. Another man is posed...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Seven Ho-Chunk men stand in a cranberry bog holding the hand scoops used to harvest cranberries. The long narrow slats at the front of the hand scoops were...

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Description: A man wearing an apron cooks over an open fire at a campsite near a tent. Smoke or sunlight obscures the image.

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Description: A portrait of a family of seven seated on the porch of a frame house. Farm buildings can be seen in the background.

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Street Scene

Date: 1922 

Description: View down a commercial street lined with shops and parked cars. On the left is a storefront with signs for "Garage" and "Red Crown Gasoline" above the door...

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York Iron Works

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across river of York Iron Works. On the hill are the boardinghouse and dance hall. Just below the boardinghouse there appears to be a quarry.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Nine men standing and two men sitting in a field with trees in the background. Each standing man is holding a musical instrument, including drums, a tuba,...

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Union High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Union High School, constructed in 1871. It later probably became a grade school. Men, perhaps workmen, are sitting in the second and third floor windows, a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Five men playing string instruments on a town sidewalk. They are identified from left to right as, unidentified, Anton Hagen, Ole Strand, John Strand, and...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Women stand on porch and near house in trees, while children sit for the picture on the lawn. One woman pulls a wagon. R. Rainey home, S.E. corner of 6th a...

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Jackson County Bank

Date:  date unknown

Description: Jackson County Bank and the Norse Handel Grocery Store on the corner of First and Main Streets. A young boy is standing on the sidewalk in front of the gro...

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Description: View from distance of several awnings and tents lining a field with several individuals. Possibly a Ho-Chunk powwow encampment.

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