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Description: Large group of men posed standing in front of a sawmill. Three men are posed standing in a wagon pulled by a team of two horses wearing fly-nets. One man w...
Description: View from unpaved street of telephone wires and poles in front of the American Express Building and the photography studio of Charles J. Van Schaick.
Description: Elevated view of town with houses along Main Street.
Description: View from sidewalk of the intersection of Main and First Streets. The limbs of a tree are in the foreground. On the opposite corner is the Palace Bakery. P...
Description: Two women, two children, and a man sitting in a parlor showing a portrait of a man and a doorway hanging with cords.
Description: Water sprinkler on wagon and pulled by horses is approaching an arch during a parade.
Description: Man in a top-buggy driving a team of two horses through town.
Description: Two women, two men, and two girls posed standing in front of a wooden house (probably the backyard), near a clothesline with drying wash. Two boys are stan...
Description: View of Main and Water Streets while experiencing severe flooding.
Description: View of Monsos Brothers Grocery & Crockery after most of the building was washed away by the flooding Black River. High, rushing water can be seen at the r...
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: Man standing in the open rear barred doorway of the Jackson County Bank, holding a piece of watermelon, surrounded by barred windows that have panes and cu...
Description: Charles J. Van Schaick and his family at the dinner table. He had three sons; Shirley, born 1885, Roy, born 1887, and Harold, born 1889. Both husband and w...
Description: Country road leading into town.
Description: Billboard in front of the J.J. McGillivray Sash and Door Factory advertising "That funny old farmer Uncle Josh Spruceby Has made millions laugh. Opera Hous...
Description: Man, four women, four girls, and two boys in a house yard near hammocks.
Description: Crowd gathering on patriotically decorated Main Street. The Badger State Banner at the left, the home of the local newspaper.
Description: View from road of three men, three women, and three girls, posed standing by the gate in a picket fence around a frame house. One woman is holding an infan...
Description: Group of people in front of a frame house with a top-buggy. Four women and two men, one holding a bicycle.
Description: Large group posed on a staircase, possibly a fancy dress party.
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