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Billboard in front of J. J. McGillivray Sash and Door Factory



Billboard in front of J. J. McGillivray Sash and Door Factory
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Title: Billboard in front of J. J. McGillivray Sash and Door Factory
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 House, one night only, Thursday, Aug. 16."

Image ID: 94265
Creator
Name:
Van Schaick, Charles
City, State: Black River Falls, Wisconsin
Collection
Name:
Van Schaick, Charles : Photographs And Negatives, ca. 1880-ca. 1940*
Genre: Photograph
Additional
Information:
This image is part of a larger collection of over 6,000 negatives created by Charles J. Van Schaick. Van Schaick learned the art of photography after moving to Jackson County, Wisconsin. In 1885, he opened a studio in Black River Falls, Wisconsin. He was the town photographer for over 50 years. His work includes both studio portraits and richly varied and intimate snapshots of small-town, Wisconsin life.
Subjects: Music
Trees
Cities and towns
Comedies
Operas & operettas
Painting
Commercial buildings
Bridges
Outdoor photography
Billboards
Factories
Signs and signboards
 

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