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Description: Three patriotically dressed women on horseback in town. The large flags have 45 stars, and the small flags have 46 stars.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of from the County Court House. Front center is the Evangelical Lutheran Church. Left middle ground is the first Roman Catholic Church with t...
Description: A crowd in a circle is watching a girl sitting on a calf. In the background is a storefront.
Description: Man posed sitting in a buggy pulled by a single horse in front of a two-story brick building, probably the Jackson County Poor Home.
Description: Elevated view from top of County Court House. Front center is the Evangelical Lutheran Church. Left middle is the first Roman Catholic Church with the whit...
Description: Crowd gathered on Main Street to see a poster and hear a band announcing the "Buchanan Comedy, Tonight."
Description: Man in a racing rig with a harnessed horse on the northwest corner of Harrison and Third Street.
Description: A child rides a horse without a saddle on a farm.
Description: In a farmyard, a man displays two horses while a woman rests on a bike. Behind them is a tall structure with a ladder, perhaps a windmill.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk man, possibly Gilman Lincoln according to the Lincoln family, posing sitting on a stone...
Description: Elevated view of the street and board sidewalk. Robie house located lower left; Charles Van Schaick residence with porch located in the center; Roman Catho...
Description: View of crowd watching a parade. Elevated view taken from the Van Schaick studio; the same building housed the telephone exchange.
Description: Woman standing on the wooden porch of a brick house moving her hands.
Description: Interior of a Masonic Lodge meeting hall for Black River Falls No. 74.
Description: Betsy Thunder, Ho-Chunk (Winnebago) medicine woman, posing in front of a painted backdrop near a prop stone wall.
Description: Copy photograph of an exterior view of a wooden house. The yard is covered in snow.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk couple, Blackhawk (KaRaChooSepMeKah), and his wife Louisa Mike (HumpACooWinKah). B...
Description: Union High School, constructed in 1871. It later probably became a grade school.
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a man posed standing next to a stone wall, probably either Tom or Bill Roddy. His hat is rest...
Date: 1885 before
Description: Elevated view of the river and town. Probably prior to 1885 because the Van Schaick building/photograph gallery is not constructed on Second Street.
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