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Description: Boys gathered on street to watch a parade through town.
Description: Oxen in yoke pulling an empty wagon at intersection of First and Main Street. Storefronts identified on the northeast corner of Main and First Streets incl...
Description: Two-story light-colored frame home with a broom leaning on the wall.
Description: Men working around a small building near the construction site of a dam. Two men are standing on the roof. Houses and other buildings are on a hill in the...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Elevated view of group of people and horses in front of horse sheds for farmers after the 1911 flood, looking north, downtown on Harrison Street. In the fa...
Date: date unknown
Description: View from wood sidewalk of brass band members wearing top hats and great coats walking up unpaved street in the central business district.
Description: Group portrait of a man and three women standing behind two seated women and a man in an outdoor setting.
Description: A cattail mat–covered wigwam (ciiporoke) and a small teepee were set up in a mock Ho-Chunk village for the 1908 homecoming celebration.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Elevated view of downtown Black River Falls.
Description: Cat jumping out of a baby carriage pushed by a girl on a board sidewalk. She is followed by a man and dog. Probably Rufus A. Jones and daughter.
Description: Two women in a road cart pulled by a mule. Mules were almost unknown at the time. The road cart was not a typical vehicle and was considered inappropriate...
Description: Elevated view of telephone poles loaded with wires. Store of A.F. Werner identifiable.
Description: Two men stand in front of store buildings, including George Warren & Company.
Description: Men constructing the post-flood business district dam using steam-powered machinery.
Description: Group portrait over fence of two men, a woman, and a boy posed in a farmyard with cattle and a team of oxen. In the background are fam buildings and a phot...
Description: Large group of people, some posed sitting in wagons on the road, and others standing near the fence, in front of a church, probably the Little Norway Churc...
Description: Photographic postcard view of the aftermath of a flood in a residential neighborhood. There is broken wood in the road.
Description: Patriotically decorated stagecoach with a group of people in a parade in town.
Description: Group of men dressed in suits and posed standing on the steps in front of the brick building that houses American Express, and the photography studio of Ch...
Description: Country road leading into town.
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