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The Wreck of the Steamer J.S.

Date: June 25 1910
Description: The wreck of the sternwheel excursion, J.S., after being destroyed by fire on June 25, 1910, now lying in the Mississippi River north of Victory, Wi...
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Town of Victory

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Description: Town of Victory on banks of river.
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View Across River of Victory

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Description: View across the river of various shoreline buildings in Victory.
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Historical Marker, Blackhawk Surrender

Date: 1930
Description: View of a historical marker commorating Black Hawk's surrender in 1832, located on Highway 35.
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Battle Hollow Sign

Date: 1927
Description: View of the Battle Hollow sign.
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Bad Axe Battlefield Site Marker

Date: 1930
Description: View of the historic site marker on Highway 35 indicating the location of Bad Axe Battlefield.
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Street Scene

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Description: View down road over railroad tracks towards buildings and dwellings on the left. A family is standing on the stoop of a house in the far background on the...
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Depot and Train

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Description: View over railroad tracks towards a railroad depot with an arriving train. A few passengers are on the platform. On the right is a pile of fuel wood. There...
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Ruined Hull of Steamer J.S.

Date: May 25 1910
Description: A man stands on the wreckage of a burned steamer in the Mississippi River near the shoreline. There is a small boat and a barrel nearby. Bluffs are in the...
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Public School

Date: 1914
Description: Exterior view of a small brick public school on a hillside. There is a bell in a small bell tower above the entrance.
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View of Victory and Mouth of Bad Ax River

Date: August 1898
Description: Elevated view along hillsides towards several buildings, forests, and part of a river. Caption reads: "View from N.W. 1/4 of N.W. of Sec. 31. L. 12. R 6 W,...

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