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Description: Street performer balancing a man in a chair on his chin.

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Home Construction

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Description: Men posed demolishing one house and building another on the same property, possibly the R.P. Ravey property. Two boys and a girl are posed standing in the...

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Man on Horse

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Description: Man posing on a horse in front of the Merchants Hotel.

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Description: Woman sitting in a hammock and a girl standing in a backyard.

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Description: Three patriotically dressed women on horseback in town, riding toward the Merchant Inn.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Tourists look on as a group of Ho-Chunk dressed in traditional regalia walks down the street during the Homecoming Celebration.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Horse and carriages passing in front of the Baptist Church, the Jackson County Courthouse, and the dentist office of R.C. Gebhardt.

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Description: Crowd of men dressed alike parading down the board sidewalk of Main Street, between First and Second Street. A hearse is on the street. Probably a Masonic...

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Description: Four women posing in chairs while a man sits on the floor holding a child, all in front of a piano.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Three women (Jennie Parsons Kelly, left, and Lena Eisenback Post, center, and an unidentified woman on the right) on Main Street in front of Yep Ah Sing's...

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Merchants Hotel

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Description: View of front of Merchants Hotel, located at the intersection of First and Fillmore Streets. Two men are posed sitting on the first floor porch, and two wo...

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Description: A portrait of a family standing in front of their frame house. A boy in the foreground is leaning on a wooden fence.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the high school, (left) and grade school. The older building on the right originally held both high school and elementary school classes, but was...

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Memorial Day Parade

Date: 1902 

Description: Grand Army of the Republic in Memorial Day Parade. During the 1890s and 1900s, most of the 45 to 65 age group of men were Civil War veterans, and belonged...

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Description: Men working on the passage of Town Creek under First Street, one-half block north of Main Street.

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Description: Men gathered around tables covered with pots and pans on the snow-covered street in front of a hardware store.

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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...

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Ice Gorge

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Description: View of logs and ice in the river, probably the Ice Gorge of 1876.

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Women at Sewing Bee

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Description: Seven women gathered at a sewing bee.

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Description: Three women and a man crossing a dirt street.

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