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Date: date unknown
Description: Union High School, constructed in 1871. It later probably became a grade school.
Description: Man leaning on electric street light. Buildings and ornamental street light show post-flood developments. Building on northwest corner of intersection in p...
Description: Man posing with a horse decked in netting.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view of downtown area.
Description: Cat, kittens, and dogs sitting on a platform near a board sidewalk. Farm buildings and several woodpiles are visible in the background.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Two Ho-Chunk girls wrapped in Racine Woolen Mills shawls walk with a young boy down Water Street downtown. The Journal sign is visible behind them and ther...
Description: Large group posed between two buildings, probably a backyard. The third woman from the right, wearing a black dress and cameo, is probably Fannie Post, man...
Description: Man walking across board sidewalk at the intersection of Main and First Streets. The man is walking toward the camera, and the woman on the right is walkin...
Description: Man posing in a road cart, leading another horse.
Description: View from street of men standing inside and outside of the J.W. Cole & Company Drugstore on the northeastern corner of Water and Main Streets.
Description: Large group of men, and a few women and children, posed standing in front of a wooden building on both sides of a picket fence, probably the Presteman Boar...
Description: Six women and a man gathered at a parlor table at a boarding house. The man is probably Amos Elliott, and the women around the table are teachers studying...
Description: Two women and two men, both young and elderly, reading and conversing in a parlor, probably Mr. and Mrs. J.R. Ogden, and their son and daughter, Carl and G...
Description: Five Ho-Chunk men sitting around a blanket on the ground playing cards. They are in front of a lodge frame without coverings. A man holding a walking stick...
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Stereographic view of a man on Main Street in Black River Falls, ca. 1886, created by Van Schaick or his colleague, Thomas T. McAdam.
Description: Men filling in Main Street after the 1911 flood. Forms are probably for the basement of the Cozy Corner Tavern.
Description: Crowd gathering around tents on South First Street and Main Streets for a special occasion. Sign in lower left for J.R. McDonald and the O.J. Heath Sample...
Description: Interior of a bedroom with a writing desk, bed, rocking chair, table, and mounted shelves.
Description: View from street of remaining storefronts of two damaged buildings.
Description: Two elderly women posed standing and sitting in a yard.
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