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Photograph

Clothesline

Date: 1960-07-24 ca.

Description: Laundry hangs on a clothesline and blows in the wind. There are fields behind, and low hills in the distance.

Date: 1954-01 

Description: Walter Meske of Watertown displays his catch while ice fishing on Salmo Pond near Black Earth. The pond is stocked with rainbow trout by the Wisconsin Cons...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Aerial view of downtown, including river.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Students pose sitting sideways at their desks in the classroom for a group portrait. The teacher is standing in the back near a door.

Date: 1956-06-24 

Description: Group photograph of the Fauerbach baseball team in Black Earth.

Date: 1929 

Description: The Penco Filling Station in Black Earth. Wisconsin. Entrances to the ladies rest rooms in the service stations of this period were typically outside the...

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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: 1955 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Black Earth, Wisconsin.

Date: 1913 

Description: Photographic postcard view of the aftermath of a train wreck. Survivors and onlookers are gathered on and around the railroad tracks.

Photograph

Two Trees

Date: 1960-07-31 ca.

Description: A truncated tree and leafy tree contrast each other along Highway FF. There is a field and hill in the background.

Photograph

Lovers' Lane

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1873 ca.

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

Photograph

Depot and Train

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from a distance of the train depot. On the left a locomotive is parked along the train platform where a group of people are standing. In the center is...

Date: 1954-01 

Description: Harvey Gifford of 2541 East Johnson Street in Madison chops a hole in the ice on Salmo Pond near Back Earth in preparation for ice fishing, where he thinks...

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...

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...

Photograph

Man Mound House

Date: 1933-07 ca.

Description: Front view of Man Mound House with trees and a walkway, which leads to the front door. The walkway appears to be on a mound.

Date: 1962-12-01 

Description: A farm road between fields in late sunlight, looking towards Mounds Creek in the vicinity of CTH F.

Date: 1954-03-03 

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

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Old Mill

Date: 1925 

Description: View along shoreline of a mill on a river. There is a man loading bags onto a cart at the front. There is a wooded hill on the right.

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