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Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Town and business district, showing the early covered bridge across from the tail race of the powerhouse, with logs overflowing the river into yards, proba...
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: Remains of building foundations after a large fire. The firefire was believed to be incendiary in origin, arising from a feud between owners over land clai...
Description: Logs piled on the shore of town, possibly due to Ice Gorge of 1876.
Description: Log jam on a high-water river, probably the Ice Gorge of 1876.
Description: Three men and a dog are standing on thick chunks of ice looking over logs on an icy river.
Description: Town with logs overflowing the river into yards, probably the Ice Gorge of 1876.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Black River Falls, looking southwest.
Description: Three men and a dog standing on ice floes and looking over logs on an icy river.
Description: A map of Jackson County, Wisconsin, shows the township and section survey, landownership, towns, villages, buildings, roads, railroads, county land, and st...
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