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Description: Man, probably Ira Bowen, holding a muskellunge in front of H.F. Lyon's barbershop on Water Street, between Main and Harrison Streets.
Description: Patriotic parade, probably Memorial Day, through town on the board sidewalk, in front of the First National Bank looking back toward the Jackson County Cou...
Date: date unknown
Description: Sixteen men and boys posing in front of the building holding the J.W. Cole & Co. Drugstore and W. Elmore & Sons Store on the northeastern corner of Water a...
Description: View of Main Street, lined with the fire department, city clerk's office, and Pugh's Battery - Electric Shop.
Description: Two men and a dog sit in front of a restaurant, probably the Donnaganna Restaurant owned by R.D. Squire on Water Street. The man on the right is probably A...
Description: Men play horseshoes outside of the Merchants Inn.
Description: Man and woman listen and watch another woman playing a piano.
Description: Man in a buggy driving a team of two horses, possibly Abe Bailey.
Description: Woman with books posed standing on a board sidewalk, possibly in front of the William T. Price home.
Description: Men and women pose on an old stage coach pulled by four horses. In the background are commercial buildings at the corner of Main and First Streets. The coa...
Description: Hearse being pulled by a team wearing fly-nets.
Description: Ho-Chunk man posed standing on the snow-covered ground in front of a gazebo. He is wearing an overcoat, necktie, and hat. There are trees in the background...
Description: Bride, groom, and attendants posed standing at a wedding.
Description: Boy sitting with dog on porch with a clothesline hanging with petticoats.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Families gathered outside of Werner's Drugstore on annuity pay day. A sign reads "Medicine sold here" in Ho-Chunk, German, and Norwegian. The Ho-Chunk syll...
Description: Woman reading a letter by a table.
Description: Four women, one elderly, and two children, probably Julia Spaulding and family. Spaulding twins, Julia, elderly woman, Sadie and children, Dudley and Margu...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Jackson County Courthouse.
Date: 1901 before
Description: South side of Main Street from the intersection with Merrill Street. Various storefronts are visible on the left, including J. M. McCormick Dry Goods and G...
Description: View across river of several collapsing buildings on the edge of flooded river banks, during the flood.
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