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Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Siri Rustebakke, center, sits in front of a house with her daughters and daughter-in-law and four spinning wheels. Original negative c109. Compare with D31...

Photograph

Maple Tree Trunks

Date: 1964-07-05 ca.

Description: A cluster of maple tree trunks in a shady grove. A wire is strung along the right side of the trees, with a coil of wire leaning against a tree trunk in th...

Date: 1925 

Description: View across street of a group of men standing on the sidewalk in front of the bank. A streetlamp hangs from a utility line.

Date: 1960-05-20 ca.

Description: Flowering tree in the rain. Several other trees are visible through the fog.

Photograph

Public School

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Front view of public school building with playground.

Photograph

High School

Date: 1925 

Description: View of the front of the high school. The grounds feature a hand-pump water well and a flag post.

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: View of several farms, including Burton's, Fitlen's and Rustebakke's. Field arrangements and fencing patterns are evident.

Photograph

Lovers' Lane

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down dirt path through a wooded area. Beyond the trees are houses and buildings.

Photograph

State Bank

Date: 1909 

Description: Exterior from street of the State Bank. The building features a large plate glass window, double front doors, and a retracted awning.

Photograph

Hillside Field

Date: 1960-05-22 ca.

Description: View of a newly planted field on a hillside. The edge of the field is shaded by a tree-lined ridge.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of Vermont Lutheran Church with a cemetery in the back.

Photograph

Eck's Pharmacy

Date: 1925 

Description: Front and side of the two-story drug store on the corner of the street. The store advertises Kodaks, ice cream, soda, cigars, Coca-Cola, Victor records, an...

Date: 1954-03-03 

Description: Team photograph of the Black Earth High School basketball team, winners of the Tri-County League championship.

Date: 1925 

Description: View from street of the Patrons' Mercantile Company consumer cooperative. A group of men stand outside the building. A row of horses and carriages are park...

Photograph

Flowering Tree

Date: 1960-05-22 ca.

Description: A roadside tree blossoms in springtime.

Date: 1876 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Black Earth.

Date: 1960-05-22 

Description: Two dead foxes hang from a barbed wire fence in a field.

Photograph

Oak Hill Cemetery

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Women with parasols in Oak Hill Cemetery. Thomas and Hannah Robinson's tombstones can be seen.

Photograph

Tree in Rain

Date: 1960-05-20 

Description: Bare tree in the rain.

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: The Reverend John N. Fjeld, pastor of the Vermont Lutheran Church, enjoying coffee and a pipe with his family. His wife Gunhild on left (it could be his se...

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