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Description: Tim Finch and Kay Finch of the Perry Creek Cranberry Company. In the background men work in the cranberry marsh to harvest the berries.
Description: Man posing in a road cart, leading another horse.
Description: Black River Falls and the bridge spanning it, probably the second railroad bridge.
Description: Ho-Chunk man performing a handstand in front of two Ho-Chunk men standing nearby. There is a wagon near trees and bushes in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view over railroad tracks of York Iron Works. Probably the construction of the blast furnace.
Description: Crowd on the rocky shore of the river, the railroad bridge in the distance.
Description: Crowd watching elephants walk trunk-to-tail in circus parade through town.
Description: Six men and a boy sitting on a wagon.
Description: Elevated view of town with houses along Main Street.
Description: A studio portrait of a girl and a boy in a river scene painted on a backdrop. The girl wears a dress and hat and rests a hand on an oar and holds the boy's...
Description: Group of people posed on the porch of a two-story frame house. Possibly the residence of Han Kjorstad. On the porch is a young girl standing and holding a...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Town and business district, showing the early covered bridge across from the tail race of the powerhouse, with logs overflowing the river into yards, proba...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Group of people looking at single car at the railroad station, probably a special car for a traveling minstrel show.
Description: Three women in two buggies. The Spaulding twins, Mary and Jane, are in one buggy, conversing with Helen Bryant Heald in the other.
Description: Two men stand in front of store buildings, including George Warren & Company.
Description: Glass negative with two images. Left, a girl posed standing by a baby carriage with a baby girl, slightly out of focus. Right, same components as the left...
Description: Two men stand atop a wagon of hay that is pulled by a horse. One man holds a pitchfork while the other holds the reins.
Description: People posed in field, with a barn in the background among trees. In the center a man, three women and a boy are standing in front of a wire fence. Behind...
Description: A portrait of a family of seven seated on the porch of a frame house. Farm buildings can be seen in the background.
Description: Two men squat in front of an early model Ford inspecting a barren shrub. Two horse-drawn vehicles are seen in the background along with a man and teenage b...
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