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Date: date unknown
Description: View looking down hill of bridge, probably the Harrison Street Bridge, leading into town over the river. There is a man standing on the bridge, and a blurr...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.
Description: View of crowd watching a parade. Elevated view taken from the Van Schaick studio; the same building housed the telephone exchange.
Description: Cyclists in a race at the Jackson County Fairground cross the finish line near the judges' stand.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of men working on telephone lines from scaffolding attached to the pole in front of the telephone exchange building.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Front view of Baptist Church.
Description: Men displaying horses, the man in the center is probably John Meek.
Description: View from sidewalk towards a small brass band marching down a patriotically decorated Main Street. Pedestrians are walking along the sidewalk on the right....
Description: A blower is attached to a steam tractor by a belt and blows grain into a barn. A man stands by the tractor while others stand on the blower near the barn.
Description: Interior of a staircase and table with photographs.
Description: Group of men and boys posed in front of the M.J. Chapman Store, probably in Alma Center, and known contemporarily as the C.T. Gansel Building.
Description: Interior view of a church from the rear, probably decorated for a funeral, with flowers arranged around the altar.
Description: Frame house with one story, barn, and farm buildings. There is a sign in front of the house for "Postum Food Coffee. "
Description: Elevated view of man filling a street sprinkler or "water wagon" pulled by two horses near the intersection of First and Main Streets.
Description: Dancers form a circle while two seated men play a guitar and a mandolin.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Two girls posed inside an automobile, probably a Model-T Ford.
Description: Man and woman posed sitting in a buggy pulled by a single horse. There is a large fur over their laps. They are in front of the gate of a wooden fence and...
Description: Exterior view from street of brick two-story building partially owned by Charles J. Van Schaick which housed the American Express Company and Exchange Offi...
Description: View from hill of lumber operation, with stacks of timber and a sawmill in operation, probably McKenna in eastern Jackson County.
Description: Group of men dressed in suits and posed standing on the curb in front of a wooden building.
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