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Date: date unknown
Description: View from hill across dirt road and fence of a crowd of European Americans, and possibly some Ho-Chunk spectators. Horses are pulling buggies near the fenc...
Description: Horses and carriages entering town near the Baptist Church. The tall building is the Jackson County Court House.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of men working on telephone lines from scaffolding attached to the pole in front of the telephone exchange building.
Description: Horse and buggy of a man from town meets the road cart/sulky of the farmer.
Description: Spectators watching a parade in front of Jones and Marsh Clothing on Main Street.
Description: A young girl stands on rocks along a river and looks into a small bag she is carrying. In the background, a railroad bridge is visible.
Description: A canoe rests on carpenter horses in front of a log pile and frame house.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: A woman, possibly the daughter of C. R. Monroe, holding up an image of Black River Falls Main Street at the back of a traveling photographer's wagon.
Description: Two Ho-Chunk women walking on the board sidewalk on Main Street at the intersection of Main and Second Streets. They are both wearing shawls wrapped around...
Description: Two men sit in front of a wooden shelter, one on a barrel and one on a log. The sled and horse were probably used to gather maple sap for maple syrup.
Description: Man in a top-buggy driving a team of two horses through town.
Description: G. B. & W. Railroad Bridge and the building of the Hatfield Dam.
Description: A man sits in a rowboat. A shoreline with trees is visible behind the man.
Description: Black River Falls and the bridge spanning it, probably the second railroad bridge.
Description: View from road over fence of a group of men, women and children gathered in the yard of a two-story building with a wrap-around balcony.
Description: Man in a sulky posing at the racetrack, probably Moses Pauquette.
Description: Families gathered outside of Werner's Drugstore on annuity pay day. A sign reads "Medicine sold here" in Ho-Chunk, German, and Norwegian. The Ho-Chunk syll...
Description: Boy on a small sled pulled by a pony.
Description: A woman stands in a yard with a bicycle. In the background, a frame house and farm buildings are visible.
Description: Men working to break up a log jam under the Hatfield Wagon Bridge. This is the original Hatfield Bridge, destroyed when the Hatfield Dam failed in the floo...
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