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Description: Ho-Chunk women and children sitting underneath white tents next to parked wagons.
Date: date unknown
Description: Model train car or street car on a short track. The car is stamped with the words "Electric Railway." The car and track are resting on a small table.
Description: A man sits on a bicycle and poses for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a hat, suit jacket, and trousers.
Description: Crowd gathered on Main Street to see a poster and hear a band announcing the "Buchanan Comedy, Tonight."
Description: Man with a horse and wagon in town, possibly Henny Berg in front of the Cozy Corner Tavern after the flood of 1911.
Description: Bridge with water underneath, and a wooden levy dam.
Description: Spectators watching a parade in front of Jones and Marsh Clothing on Main Street.
Description: View from sidewalk towards a small brass band marching down a patriotically decorated Main Street. Pedestrians are walking along the sidewalk on the right....
Description: View down dirt road towards a woman standing among large fallen trees next to two buildings. Two young girls wearing dresses and hats stand at the corner o...
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Young woman in residential area, standing in a yard pushing a baby carriage with a ruffled top. On the left are houses, and in the far background a group o...
Description: Cyclists in a race at the Jackson County Fairground cross the finish line near the judges' stand.
Description: Horse-drawn wagon with band followed by a wagon with an advertisement.
Description: A portrait of a baby lying in a baby carriage decorated with flowers, possibly deceased.
Description: Stereograph view of the exterior of a wooden house on a property with a stone retaining wall. Identified as the first house above the Spaulding wagon 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: Man posed standing near a wooden fence surrounding a frame house. Another man is posed standing in the doorway while a man and woman are posed sitting in a...
Description: Freight train crossing river on a bridge north of Black River Falls.
Description: A man with a shotgun and whip sits in a buggy pulled by a single horse in a field, possibly looking for prairie chickens.
Date: 1891 ca.
Description: Woman in tilted hat posing across the street from stores: J.J. McGillivray Sash and Door Company and Squire's Oyster House. Probably on Water Street.
Description: Man in a wagon, leading another horse, which is probably a breeding stallion. Note that the horses' tails are tied up to keep them out of the mud.
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