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Postcard

Water Street

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Description: Water Street showing a horse-drawn vehicle and storefronts looking toward a hill. The small building at the end of the street is the creamery. The text on...

Photograph

Men and Wagon

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Description: Group of people posed with a wagon from which several dead prairie-chickens are hanging. One man sits in the wagon with a dog. Seven men stand around the w...

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Description: Several elephants walk up a hill in a circus parade along Main Street. They are followed by a group of horses, while bystanders watch from a platform on t...

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Description: Man posed standing in the doorway of a low log cabin.

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Description: Parade of women and children on sidewalk through town. They are going past Peter Olson's blacksmith shop (foreground), fire-bell tower, and the City Hall w...

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Description: Two men, six women, and a young girl are posed standing in the yard in front of a single-story frame house. There is also a man and woman sitting in a bugg...

Photograph

York Iron Works

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of York Iron Works with a view of the blast furnace and pig iron stock piles. The boardinghouse is visible on the hill in the far background.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View of the Jackson County Courthouse.

Photograph

Main Street

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Description: Elevated view, with snow on the ground, of Main Street with the Baptist Church on the left facing the Episcopalian Church at the right center. Center-Left...

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Description: Ho-Chunk man smoking a cigar and wearing a duck bone breast plate and fur pants on the left, and a European American man wearing a suit, bow tie, and straw...

Photograph

Memorial Day Parade

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Description: Patriotic parade, probably Memorial Day, through town on the board sidewalk, in front of the First National Bank looking back toward the Jackson County Cou...

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Description: Group of men, women, children and a dog posed standing in front of G.M. Breakey Drugs and Groceries. One man, perhaps the grocer, is standing in front of t...

Photograph

Men Boxing

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Description: Two men pose with their fists up in an outdoor boxing match. The man on the left is probably Lutie Franz and George Van Hersett on the right. In the backgr...

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Description: View across field of farm buildings, a frame house, cattle in a corral, and a large haystack. A group of people and buggies is posed outdoors near the farm...

Photograph

Kjorstad Home

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of people posed on the porch of a two-story frame house. Possibly the residence of Han Kjorstad. On the porch is a young girl standing and holding a...

Photograph

Man with Racehorse

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Description: Man in a sulky. The harnessing indicates that the horse is a pacer. The sulky is the type with pneumatic tires and ball bearings.

Photograph

Old Stage Coach

Date: 1925 

Description: Men and women pose on an old stage coach pulled by four horses. In the background are commercial buildings at the corner of Main and First Streets. The coa...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Jackson County Courthouse.

Photograph

Peddler at a Farm

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Description: A male peddler shows goods to two women and a young boy. In the background, farm buildings and a windwill are visible.

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Description: Ho-Chunk man and two Ho-Chunk women in a wagon pulled by a two-horse team. They are probably about to cross the bridge toward the Mission at the intersecti...

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