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Description: Five men stand in the doorway of the S. P. & R. C. Jones Lumber and Mercantile Company. Additionally, another man stands on the sidewalk and others look ou...
Description: Native American man, possibly John Swallow, smoking a pipe near a barred window, possibly a jail, except the window has panes and curtains, and at his feet...
Date: date unknown
Description: View across harvested field, of what was probably corn, of frame house and barn.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of a Lutheran church.
Description: Exterior view across lawn of the Roddy House. A young girl is posed in the yard standing and displaying a pony, a young man sits with a dog near the porch...
Description: Farm buildings, including a farmhouse and a windmill.
Description: A portrait of a woman in a straw hat holding a horse in a barnyard and carrying hay in her left hand. There is an infant on the ground to her left, and a b...
Description: Ho-Chunk man and two Ho-Chunk women in a wagon pulled by a two-horse team. They are probably about to cross the bridge toward the Mission at the intersecti...
Description: The North Lutheran Church, near Upper Squaw Creek.
Description: Ho-Chunk women and children wrapped in shawls and sitting on the ground outside the livery.
Description: An elevated, panoramic view of the town, composed of two photographs and probably taken from the Third Street School.
Description: Man in a sulky. The harnessing indicates that the horse is a pacer. The sulky is the type with pneumatic tires and ball bearings.
Description: A large group of men and women sit for a banquet in an unfinished building.
Description: Men and children pose in front of retail businesses and from a second story window, and look out into the street.
Description: Jackson County Bank and the Norse Handel Grocery Store on the corner of First and Main Streets. A young boy is standing on the sidewalk in front of the gro...
Description: Women standing on the corner of a wooden porch of a brick 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.
Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin
Description: View of Main Street and the surrounding buildings.
Description: Band following a flag with Union High School embroidered on it, parading west on Main Street, followed by a group of women.
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