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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Seven people gather around the fireplace at the home of Professor Jacobson, toasting marshamallows (probably).
Description: Combination Class B Retail liquor license granted to Emma Johnson of River Falls.
Description: Typed text on back of photograph: "River Falls Rifle company, River Falls, Wis. Organized 1859, later fought with 12th Wisconsin Volunteer Regiment in Civi...
Description: Interior view of the State Normal School Library in River Falls. Below the image it reads: "Beautiful New Library, State Normal School, River Falls, Wiscon...
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: A view of the vine-covered facade and side of North Hall at the State Normal School. Stone work decorates the top of the building and a flag flies from the...
Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Main Street River Falls as seen from a rooftop.
Description: George Fortune of River Falls sitting in his new car, with his dog in the back seat.
Description: The Congregational Church in River Falls, locally called the "Congo".
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: State Normal School.
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of A. Rollins from River Falls, Wisconsin in Civil War era uniform. His company and regiment are unknown.
Description: Living room scene in the Jacobson home, with a blurred image of a man running in front of the camera. A woman sits at a piano while three men are posed at...
Description: A college student sets out to class in zero degree weather. He is holding his books, wearing a hat and gloves, and has a scarf wrapped around his neck.
Date: 1900 after
Description: A view of the row of shops along Main Street, with J.W. Allard's store in the foreground. A group of men are visible down the street.
Description: Main Street River Falls.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: A view of the "Mound".
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: The Kinnickinnic Falls.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Wisconsin State College.
Description: Billhead of Burnett & Pratt, "dealers in fresh, salt and smoked meats, fish and game in season," of River Falls, Wisconsin, with a group of livestock, incl...
Description: An aerial view of River Falls.
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