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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Winter scene with short-Horned cattle on a snow-covered Main Street, Black River Falls, Wisconsin, in front of the Chicago Cheap Store. The Price Manufactu...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Fve people, possibly family, posing in the yard, some holding onto a wire strung between them.
Description: A cattail mat–covered wigwam (ciiporoke) and a small teepee were set up in a mock Ho-Chunk village for the 1908 homecoming celebration.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View of bridge over Black River Falls, looking at downtown buildings.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Four Ho-Chunk people cross a bridge spanning the Black River. This photograph was taken before the flood of October 1911, when the bridge was completely de...
Description: A woman sits at a reed organ while another looks on.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Boys walking in a Memorial Day parade, in front of the Women's Relief Corps with umbrellas.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Norb Bybee shoots a self-portrait with his camera of petroglyphs that are carved in the face of a rock shelter near Gullikson's Glen.
Description: Drummers and dancers at Semi-Centennial Pow Wow. Spectators are in the background, and a canvas is stretched around the clearing to make an enclosure. Buil...
Description: View of the high school, (left) and grade school. The older building on the right originally held both high school and elementary school classes, but was...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of downtown, with a bridge and buildings in the background and storefronts in the foreground.
Description: Elevated view, black and white, panoramic photograph. Business district visible as cluster of larger brick buildings at left and center, behind sprinkling...
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: Winter scene with six women, six children, and a man examining a bobsled hitched to a horse.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Tourists look on as a group of Ho-Chunk dressed in traditional regalia walks down the street during the Homecoming Celebration.
Date: 1901 before
Description: South side of Main Street from the intersection with Merrill Street. Various storefronts are visible on the left, including J. M. McCormick Dry Goods and G...
Date: 1923 ca.
Description: View of a bridge over the Black River during construction. It was built during 1923 and 1924 by the Wausau Iron Works. Tom Cleary was the Resident Engine...
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...
Description: Front view of Masonic temple.
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...
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