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Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two young Ho-Chunk women posed sitting on either side of a prop stone wall and prop wood fence. They are...
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a European American woman posed sitting with her hands in her lap. She is wearing a dark-colored wrap with darker-colored feath...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Fence and sign that says, "Dusty Roads and Weary Willies are Strictly Forbidden."
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: A young woman displays her shell necklace, silver bracelets, and earrings.
Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man, Charlie Smith (John Beaver) (WySkaInKah), posed standing and wearing a suit and hat. He is posed near a prop front...
Date: 1891 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop wearing several necklaces, earrings, a striped skirt.In her lap she is hol...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk boy posed standing on the left wearing a winter coat, German silver earrings, and bandana. A...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: View towards front entrance of the partially constructed Senior High School. A man is walking up a board into the open doorway of the school. A horse is st...
Description: A studio portrait of Mr. William W. Hendricks, a Black River Falls barber, dressed in his best, posed in front of a painted backdrop.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: A boy and a man hold up small white pine trees while workers plant them at Alexander Lake's nursery. In the background are horses and wagons. A farm buildi...
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man posed standing, and a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting and holding a child in front of a painted backdrop. They are identifie...
Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women posed in front of a painted backdrop. The woman on the left, possibly Miss Starr, is standing and is wrapped in a Rac...
Description: Main Street.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk men posed sitting and wearing hats in front of a painted backdrop. The man on the left, Henry Winneshiek, is wearing a vest...
Date: 1894-05-10 ca.
Description: A sign displaying the catch of trout by E. Krohn and T. Van Schaick.
Description: Studio portrait of a man, woman, and child sitting in a rowboat in front of a painted backdrop. Probably Mr. and Mrs. Charles Van Schaick and their son, Sh...
Description: The building that housed the gallery of Van Schaick and the dental offices of Edward F. Long. Over the years, the building also accommodated a newspaper of...
Description: The interior of a barbershop with customers in chairs and barbers at work. Numerous mirrors, pictures, and lamps hang from the walls and ceiling.
Description: Studio portrait of Jake Hubert (wearing the watch chain), and another man, both smoking cigars and wearing hats in front of a painted backdrop.
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