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Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Margery Bish, the toddler daughter of the photographer, stands on a dirt road wearing a hooded cloak.
Description: A barn and outbuilding on the Joe Kelley farm in a field at the end of a dirt track. There is a mailbox attached to a post in the left foreground.
Description: Exterior view from road of the Stanley Public Library. The library opened in 1901 and was funded with a $15,000 donation from Mrs. S.F. Moon. Above the mai...
Description: Some twenty members of the Harold Stafford wedding party and guests, seated and standing behind a table set for a meal, with food on many of the plates. Th...
Description: A small herd of Jersey cows, and swine on the farm of J.B. Bartlett. A house with a porch is in the background.
Description: Elevated view from steep shoreline of dam in Chippewa Falls.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: The bride, groom, wedding party, and pastor(?) pose for the Stafford-Harold wedding portrait. The groom wears a military uniform from the World War I era.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: River view near Brunet Falls.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Elevated view of lumber raft and workers on the Chippewa River. In the background on the right are dwellings.
Description: The clapboard Hickory Park Cottage stands at the edge of a wooded area. A man holding a gun stands behind cut logs to the right of the cottage. There appea...
Description: Elevated view of the riverfront, railroad tracks, and river, "as viewed from Joseph McGuire's."
Description: The Big Lumber Mill seen from across the Chippewa River under cloudy skies, with smoke coming out of several smokestacks
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Big Falls, looking down the Flambeau River. There are large boulders in the foreground and patches of ice in the river.
Description: Three barefoot boys stand on a pile of logs in the foreground looking across the river at a group of men working to free a log jam in the Big Eddy on the C...
Description: Footbridge spanning the Chippewa River near Brunet Falls (now Cornell Falls)
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: The river steamer "Chippewa" drawn up alongside shore on the West Eau Claire Levee. Several dozen people are standing along the outside of the three decks.
Description: View down high bridge of two passenger cars passing one another while crossing over the Mississippi River.
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: Elevated view from steep shoreline of a log jam of about 150 million feet of logs, stopped at the piers of Pound, Halbert, and Co., which stood in about 40...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View from railroads tracks of the wreckage of wooden buildings left behind after a flood. Intact buildings are visible in a skyline in the distance, and pe...
Description: Memohead of Seymour's Bank in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, with a three-quarter view of the bank building, including people coming and going on the sidewalk...
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