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Date: date unknown
Description: Three-quarter view from front left of three women posing sitting in a surrey behind a team of two horses wearing fly-nets.
Description: Mrs. Charles Van Schaick, posed on horseback, rides past the livery stable. It was unusual for women at this time to ride horseback.
Description: View from field of several individuals around a large pile of brush under spits near a rough short fence and lodge. Possibly a feast fire at a powwow.
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...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Winter scene with a man and woman sitting in a cutter sleigh pulled by a two-horse team, possibly driven by Harvey Risliands.
Description: Three hunters stand with their guns and dogs in a wagon pulled by a team of two horses.
Description: Looking west on Main Street toward the intersection of the Main Street and First Street with a long line of carriages coming down Main Street. Jackson Coun...
Description: Four men sit in a boat near a rocky shore.
Description: View down a commercial street lined with shops and parked cars. On the left is a storefront with signs for "Garage" and "Red Crown Gasoline" above the door...
Description: Group of people posed with a wagon from which several dead prairie-chickens are hanging. One man sits in the wagon with a dog. Seven men stand around the w...
Description: South First Street and the intersection with Main Street. Men on corner looking at man on telephone pole. The man hanging from the pole is probably Ernest...
Description: Man in a parade driving a circus wagon with a cage holding a leopard.
Description: Horses and wagons passing over a plank bridge. Woman driving the lead wagon pulled by a single horse, and a man and another obscured person in the second w...
Description: View from steep shoreline looking towards a railroad bridge over a river. Identified as the railroad bridge over the Black River with the Hatfield dam behi...
Description: A man throws a baseball on a street in town, probably in front of the Merchants Hotel barn.
Description: Parade of men and women in patriotically decorated wagons going through town.
Description: A group of four boats, filled with people, row on a river.
Description: Man leaning his feet on the switches in the railroad switch control tower.
Description: Church, probably the Second Methodist Church, built in 1858 on the northwest corner of Fourth and Harrison Streets.
Description: Barrel and box on the Main Street, looking west up the street. Large barber pole on the left side up the street, and Tollack and [?] storefront on right st...
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