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Photograph

Six Men on Street

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Group portrait of 6 men standing in the street. Behind them are store fronts in downtown Black Earth.

Photograph

Octagonal Bandstand

Date: 1960 

Description: Bandstand and old Town Hall in the park.

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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: 1872 ca.

Description: Two woman sitting in Oak Hill Cemetery. Board fencing surrounds the graveyard and picket fences set off some of the headstones.

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...

Date: 1873 ca.

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

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Fifteen adults are seated around table being served coffee in the yard. One woman sits at the spinning wheel and another at a sewing machine. The Greek Rev...

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Valley and Farm

Date: 1962-12-01 

Description: A valley and farm in the vicinity of Highway F to the west.

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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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Croplands

Date: 1962-12-01 ca.

Description: A furrow of a newly plowed field, with a small tree-lined ridge visible in the background.

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Tall Grass Stalks

Date: 1961-05-21 

Description: A close-up view of tall grass stalks in a field, with trees beyond.

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Public School

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Front view of public school building with playground.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Chris Schanel, undertaker, stands next to the back of his hearse. A home and trees are in the background.

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...

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Two women and a man stand in a garden that has trellises with Greek Revival frame house in background. The house has a small one story addition in back. Fa...

Date: 1960-05-22 

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

Date: 1925 

Description: View from street of three people posing in front of the printing office and shop.

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Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down an unpaved road with shops on either side. A horse and carriage is coming down the street, and another horse and carriage is parked in front of a...

Date:  date unknown

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

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Valley House

Date: 1909 

Description: Two men stand on the sidewalk in front of a boardinghouse [?]. A man and a dog sit on the porch of the Valley House.

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