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Date: 1898 ca.
Description: A man, woman, mother-in-law, and three children pose in the yard in front of a clapboard frame house. The young girl in the middle is holding a doll, and a...
Description: A man stands on a sled pulled by a team of two horses that is carrying logs on a snow-covered road. Moving away from the log-carrying sled is an empty egg-...
Date: 1882 ca.
Description: A studio portrait of Annie Blowsnake Thundercloud (WaConChaSkaWinKah), posed standing in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing many necklaces, and ot...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Joe Thunderking Lowe (King of Thunder) (WauKonJahHunkKah), seated, wears Ho-Chunk-style bandolier bags across his chest, an Indian trade blanket on his lap...
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of deceased twin infants in coffins. They are Robert and Janet Fitzpatrick, born July 5, 1885, and died April 20, 1886, children of Robert...
Description: Boy mowing the lawn in front of an elaborate Victorian frame house, probably the residence of W.R. O'Hearn located at Tenth and Harrison Streets. The house...
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: A group of loggers at work in the woods with horses and a team of oxen. The men are cutting down fir trees to eventually be sold at market.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Three men and a dog are standing on thick chunks of ice looking over logs on an icy river.
Date: 1890 ca.
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: Group of men, women, and children posed standing in front of a wooden building, probably a school house and possibly the South Alma School. Second woman fr...
Description: Board frame house and farm buildings.
Description: Logs piled on the shore of town, possibly due to Ice Gorge of 1876.
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.
Description: Posed in the yard is a man sitting in a chair with two woman standing on the left and right. The two women wear black dresses with white bows tied at their...
Description: Three men and a dog standing on ice floes and looking over logs on an icy river.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of William Tennant, standing with short pants that reveal his prosthetic legs. He holds a newspaper in his...
Description: Two unidentified women wearing silver earrings, shell necklaces, finger-woven wool sashes, and moccasins with beaded top flaps.
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: 1891 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a memorial flower wreath. In the middle is a full-length portrait of a woman in a dress.
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