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Date: date unknown
Description: Man, four women, and infant, three young girls, and a boy in a yard with chickens and cats. In the background on the right is a photographer's wagon.
Description: A young boy calls a dog in a farmyard with cattle in the background. A shadow is cast next to the boy, possibly Van Schaick's.
Description: Men filling in Main Street after the 1911 flood. Forms are probably for the basement of the Cozy Corner Tavern.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: A boy and a man hold up small white pine trees while workers plant them at Alexander Lake's nursery. In the background are horses and wagons. A farm buildi...
Description: View across deep snow towards a man sawing logs next to a log cabin. In the background is a fence, and beyond across a field more farm buildings and a line...
Description: View across grassy field towards a large group of men, horses and horse-drawn vehicles posing along a wooden fence with a gate. There is a farmyard with a...
Description: Four workmen, two sitting and two standing, pose for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. They are all wearing hats, and there is a wood rusti...
Description: A farmer is carrying buckets, presumably to feed his hogs that are following him in the pen.
Description: Children wearing caps and stand in a field, with tents and awnings in the distance. Possibly a Ho-Chunk powwow encampment. The shadow of a man is in the fo...
Description: Elevated view of a group of men posed standing and holding logs in a river with pike hooks. There appears to be a dog on the right of the group standing on...
Description: View from railroad tracks towards industrial activity on the edge of the river, possibly building a dam.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A studio portrait of Mr. William W. Hendricks, a Black River Falls barber, dressed in his best, posed in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Blacksmith in apron standing in the doorway of a blacksmith shop. Man identified as possibly Fred Weller.
Description: A farmer and a small boy, possibly a son, stand outdoors holding hands.
Description: Union High School, constructed in 1871. It later probably became a grade school. Men, perhaps workmen, are sitting in the second and third floor windows, a...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: A woman, possibly the daughter of C.R. Monroe, holding up an image of Black River Falls Main Street at the back of a traveling photographer's wagon.
Description: Men working on the foundation of a building, possibly laying a foundation for the post-flood business district dam.
Description: Men working on the passage of Town Creek under First Street, one-half block north of Main Street.
Description: Three men posed standing and sitting with a bobsled loaded with logs and pulled by a team of eight horses in the woods.
Description: Men operating a steam tractor and threshing machinery near farm buildings. The negative is double exposed and shows the outline of a photographer's wagon.
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