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Date: 1911 ca.
Description: A panoramic view of Black River Falls flooded streets, possibly taken during the flood of 1911. Three men are standing on the sidewalk next to the "Tollack...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of town, with a church on the left and houses on the right. Identified as taken from the Jackson County Courthouse, with the church on the le...
Description: Horses and buggies in parade, with crowd of people walking on sidewalk in front of patriotically decorated storefronts.
Description: Outdoor portrait of a woman wearing a light-colored dress, apron, and a hat. She is standing holding a cow and a calf. In the background is a cornfield and...
Description: View of a pig pen with a large group of pigs. Identified as feeder pigs, with straw winter shelters for young stock. The straw frames were on poles with st...
Description: View of three horses with tightly braided tails standing together in a yard. A person (legs only) is standing behind the horses holding their bridles. In t...
Description: Woman posing next to a piano, probably Mrs. Merlin Hull, formerly Jessie Matchette.
Description: Winter scene with sleds and sleighs on a snow-covered street in Black River Falls, Wisconsin. The man in center sleigh is probably Moses Paquette.
Description: A stereoview of a boy standing next to a baby carriage with two infants sitting inside. In front of the buggy, two cats drink out of a saucer.
Date: 1913 after
Description: Outdoor view of a two-story wooden building, probably the McGillivray factory built about 1913 across the bridge at Water and Harrison Streets.
Description: Group of people and a dog in front of small frame house. One of the men is holding a violin.
Description: Men driving cattle down Main Street, and a surrey with a team of two horses on the right. Storefronts identified on the north side of Main Street include J...
Description: Union High School, constructed in 1871. It later probably became a grade school. Men, perhaps workmen, are sitting in the second and third floor windows, a...
Description: Boy sitting with dog on porch with a clothesline hanging with petticoats.
Description: Display of doilies for sale in a store window.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: View upriver towards the dam, with Black River Falls on the opposite shoreline.
Description: Outdoor portrait of an unidentified woman posing standing with a bicycle in front of several wooden buildings. The street is identified as Marsh Street, an...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A woman sits at a reed organ while another looks on.
Description: Crowd of people carrying a flag leaving town over the bridge, possibly heading toward the railroad depot.
Description: Elevated view of a two-story wooden barn, with trees and a school building in the background. The barn is identified as the barn for the Freeman Hotel, beh...
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