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Description: High school constructed in 1897, surrounded by snow-covered ground and a man posed standing by the entrance.
Description: Large group, probably a congregation, posed standing in front of the Evangelical Lutheran Church by a snow-covered road, east of the Jackson County Courtho...
Description: View from road of woman standing next to a chair on the porch of a wooden frame house behind a fence and a sidewalk.
Description: Frame house and church surrounded by snow-covered ground, probably in Hixton. First built in 1877 as a Congregational Church, it cost $2000. It later becam...
Description: Man, four women, and infant, three young girls, and a boy in a yard with chickens and cats. In the background on the right is a photographer's wagon.
Description: Elevated view from windowsill of a crowd gathered to watch a circus parade at an intersection.
Description: A family is posed outside their three-story brick home in the yard. A woman in the middle sits in a chair with a child in her lap. Four other children stan...
Description: Mrs. Charles Van Schaick, posed on horseback, rides past the livery stable. It was unusual for women at this time to ride horseback.
Description: Three women posed standing in front of a frame house. On the right a young girl is sitting nearby on a lawn swing.
Description: View across unpaved Main Street towards a crowd gathered to watch a parade of wagons.
Description: Two groups of people posed in yard. On the left a man and woman are posed sitting, with the man resting his hand on a dog. Posed standing around them are t...
Description: Reclining man, seated woman, and a girl holding an umbrella on a lawn.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Looking north along Main Street.
Description: View across unpaved Main Street towards an African-American brass band standing and playing in front of the storefront for A.F. Werner. Pedestrians watch f...
Description: Exterior view from street of a two-story wooden house with a surrounding picket fence. There are farm buildings in the background.
Description: Crowd watching dogs perform stunts on stools in town.
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...
Description: Exterior view of Black River Falls at the beginning of the flood of 1911. Note the roof of the powerhouse in the water, and the Spaulding wagon shop on the...
Description: Cat jumping out of a baby carriage pushed by a girl on a board sidewalk. She is followed by a man and dog. Probably Rufus A. Jones and daughter.
Description: A group of men, women, and children gather in the yard of a two-story frame house.
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