The following photos begin a series which will be published monthly on the Black River Falls Public Library History Room website. The photos are from the Negative Collection of Black River Falls professional photographers Jim Speltz, Betty Speltz Anderson and Jack Anderson. The Collection, located in the History Room, has been made possible with the cooperation and consent of the Speltzs’ sons, Mike and Steve. More information on the Collection is available by contacting Historian Mary I. Woods at email@example.com.
Black River Memorial Hospital
New Building – Now Celebrating 50 years
Water Street – Downtown Black River Falls
Jackson Florist and Nursery
(Presently Yvonne’s Upholstery Shop)
North Water Street – Black River Falls
W.R. Arthur Auto Transport Co.
(Presently Scholze’s Ace Hardware)
Hwy. A – Black River Falls
W. H. Lien Implement Co.
South Second Street – Black River Falls
Louis Gardipee, Owner
Anthony’s Department Store
Downtown Black River Falls
George Nighbor, Mgr.
(Presently PriceLand Hemp)
Larson’s Ready-to-Wear Style Show
Model Verna Arndt
Millis Bros. Schiltz Beer Distributor
BRF Little League All-Stars
Al Torgerson and Dan Gomer Coaches
BRF City Council Members
Eugene Greenley, Norm Ravnum, William Radcliffe, Mayor Earl Hardy
Breaking ground for the new Boys’ Camp
Wisconsin Governor Gaylord Nelson
Alma Center Strawberry Queen
Pat Lea – June 1963
Grand Opening of Thunderbird Museum
Hatfield WI — June 1961
“Ladies’ “ Parade
Sponsored by the Black River Falls Jaycees