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Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and women examining debris in a field, possibly caused by a tornado. A tree is on top of an automobile in the center. In the far distance are fields an...

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Description: Woman seated on an uneven wooden table petting a cat, while another woman stands by her with her hand on her hips.

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Description: Two women sit in a hammock with a man. One woman straightens the man's bow tie.

Photograph

Group Picnic

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across the grass towards a group of women sitting and standing near a long table for a picnic. A group of men are gathered under a tree on the left. P...

Date: 1911 

Description: Photographic postcard view of the devastation after a flood in central Black River Falls.

Date: 1892-08-17 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a crowd gathered at the intersection of First and Main Streets to watch a bell wagon pass in a circus parade, probably the Ringling Brothe...

Date:  date unknown

Description: In the center foreground in a yard a girl is posed standing flanked by a man and woman sitting. On the left a man stands with a horse. On the right a man a...

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Description: Three women and three dogs sit on the ground for a picnic.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men posed sitting and standing near three teams of two horses and logs in the woods.

Photograph

York Iron Works

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of York Iron Works with a view of the blast furnace and pig iron stock piles. The boardinghouse is visible on the hill in the far background.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Old, bearded man and younger woman seated in front of the corner of a wood outbuilding surrounded by four young children. A young boy stands at his mother'...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Men at the Mose Bone Sample Room. Two men sit on chairs on the porch in front. A male dwarf is walking on the board sidewalk in front of the saloon, which...

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Description: Ho-Chunk woman and three Ho-Chunk children wearing winter clothes on a board sidewalk in town, probably Black River Falls. Two of the children are wearing...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A girl wearing a bonnet is holding a can in her arms while she stands in the grass along a dirt road. Just behind her is a woman, wearing a white blouse an...

Photograph

Flooded River

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view across river at flood stage, with piles of logs and timber caught near rocks. A flooded small building is surrounded by water, and has an adv...

Date: 1924-08-07 

Description: Ruins after a tornado. Demolished farm buildings, wagons and a windmill.

Photograph

Train Wreck

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Derailed locomotive and coal car in the snow. Wreck on the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis, and Omaha Railway, locomotive #287, in the vicinity of Black Riv...

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Description: A European American man holding a cane and wearing a suit and straw hat is standing sideways on the left. He is in front of an awning in a field. Individua...

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Description: Seated man and standing woman and girl posing on the front porch of a frame house.

Photograph

Caves House

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two-story wooden frame house surrounded by a picket fence. In the far background is the Jackson County Courthouse, possibly the Caves House.

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