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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Two men using sawing machinery to make boards inside "Big Mill."
Description: Large log jam on the Chippewa River. In the distance a group of men stand atop the jammed logs.
Description: Rustic, log cabin gas station in Chippewa Falls with a traveler's vehicle being filled with gasoline. It is not clear if the young woman in overalls is a p...
Description: View across river of an "old mill." There is a waterwheel attached to the left side of the mill. A small waterfall and a number of trees and foliage surrou...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Color postcard of the Chippewa Shoe Manufacturing Company building, Bay Street & River Street, looking north.
Description: View down retail street. Shops and parked cars are on either side. On the side of a shop on the left there is a hand painted advertisement for the selectio...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Fire department steamer #1 fire engine, named after hotel proprietor J.A. Taylor.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of front porch of the first parsonage occupied by the Reverend Mr. Row.
Description: Interior view of the First Presbyterian Church chancel decorated for Christmas. There are several decorated Christmas trees, an arch and crosses covered wi...
Description: View of the Chippewa Lumber and Boom Company's Big Mill beyond the Wagon Bridge over the Chippewa River.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Bandstand in Irvine Park.
Description: Several hundred pallets of lumber stand in the C.L. & B. lumber yard, with an open field in the foreground and a wooded area in the background
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: Peter Selb, Ben Dietrich, J.A. Lockwood, Matt Dietrich, and John Downing pose around the hand engine of the volunteer fire department. All but Selb were ch...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Chippewa Falls with a park and river in the foreground.
Description: Logs floating down the Chippewa River in front of the "Big Mill".
Date: date unknown
Description: View down center of Main Street.
Description: Log jam at Big Eddy on the Chippewa River during the Chippewa Lumber & Boom Company log drive.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: F.G. and C.A. Stanley Manufacturing Company office and lumberyard.
Description: An overturned car sits among broken pieces of wood, including a broken chair, in a field. An arrow and the words: "Richard Sikora Killed Here" points to th...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Elevated panoramic view of buildings in Stanley.
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