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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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High School

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the high school, built in 1897.

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Description: Horse-drawn wagon with band followed by a wagon with an advertisement.

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Description: Cat jumping out of a baby carriage pushed by a girl on a board sidewalk. She is followed by a man and dog. Probably Rufus A. Jones and daughter.

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Description: Man posing with two horse with white-blazed foreheads taken in town.

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Description: Boy posed standing next to a delivery wagon pulled by a single horse. Marked on side "Tel. 76, " and a box of "Saxon Oats" in the wagon.

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L. & M. Association

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Description: Four men, a boy and a dog posed standing on the steps of the storefront of the L. & M. Association building. It later became the E.E. Homstad Grocery Store...

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Description: A panoramic view of a Memorial Day parade/celebration as it rounds the corner of a street. According to text on the back of the print of this image, this c...

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Ice Gorge

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Logs piled on the shore of town, possibly due to Ice Gorge of 1876.

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Description: O.C. O'Hearn Grocery Store, Main Street, with window filled with apples and a man standing in the doorway. Posters in the window advertise "Swain Brothers...

Date: 1892-08-17 ca.

Description: Elevated view of crowd gathered to watch elephants parade down Main Street. Probably the Ringling Brothers Circus.

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Description: Men displaying draft horses in town.

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Description: A "cart before the horse" rig advertising the "A.F. Werner, Bargains in Everything, Black River Falls, Wis.", with a man wearing a fake bushy beard and hol...

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Description: Elevated view of team of horses powering a winch for moving a house at the rear of the Jackson County Bank.

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Description: Parade coming down a patriotically decorated Main Street.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: View of crowd watching a parade. Elevated view taken from the Van Schaick studio; the same building housed the telephone exchange.

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Man in Buggy

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Description: Man in a buggy driving a team of two horses, possibly Abe Bailey.

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Description: Woman posed sitting in front of a frame house.

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Man in Wagon

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Description: J.A. "Abe" Bailey, the horse dealer, at the corner of Second and Fillmore streets, looking east, with a wagon and team of two horses.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Man and woman posed sitting, each holding a child in their lap, and a young man, girl, and boy, holding a toy horn, posed standing, in the yard in front of...

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