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Description: Woman and man posing on horseback. Woman is riding sidesaddle. Storefronts identified on Main Street, from left to right, as J.A. Eckern Jeweler and P.L. M...
Date: 1885 before
Description: Elevated view of the river and town. Probably prior to 1885 because the Van Schaick building/photograph gallery is not constructed on Second Street.
Description: Seated bride and groom with standing attendants.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Grand Army of the Republic in Memorial Day Parade, in front of the Freeman House. Leading the ranks is probably James Livingston, Alvin "Bean" Hagen is pro...
Date: date unknown
Description: Railroad workers pose with a hand car on the track.
Description: Group portrait of five men standing and displaying eight horses in front of farm buildings.
Description: Sand quarrying in German Hill to obtain fill for use in the business district after a flood. Steam shovel in use.
Description: Two women and fourteen men posed standing and sitting in front of a log building, probably at the foot of "Silver Mound" near Hixton. One seated man is pos...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man posed sitting on the left wearing a striped suit and a bandana, and a young Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting on the rig...
Description: Interior of the Black River Falls powerhouse.
Description: Bridge with water underneath, and a wooden levy dam.
Description: Man hanging upside down from the top of a telephone pole with spectators below. O.J. Heath Saloon on the northeast corner of the intersection of First and...
Description: Men and women in a bog picking cranberries.
Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women wearing contemporary dark dresses and short hair posed in front of a painted backdrop. The woman on the left, identif...
Description: A man and a woman take a photograph on the bank of a river. In addition, there are two other women, a man, and a toddler seated on the ground near the coup...
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: Image of the drawing room on the east side in the Spaulding house. The room was furnished by Marshall Field and Co. in 1870.
East end of the room, showin...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Old, bearded man and younger woman seated in front of the corner of a wood outbuilding surrounded by four young children. A young boy stands at his mother'...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting with her hands clasped. She is wearing a beaded head band, a dark bl...
Description: Main Street as seen from south sidewalk east of 1st Street. View of the Spire on the Baptist Church and the tower on the Court House. Storefronts, from le...
Description: An empty bobsled in a farmyard in front of a wooden fence, a frame house, and other farm buildings.
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