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Date: 1885 ca.

Description: In this photograph, copied by Van Schaick from another photographer, Wild West show promoter Tom Roddy stands on the far right with his cast of performers...

Date: 1885 ca.

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...

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...

Photograph

Portrait of Family

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a man and woman posed sitting surrounded by two young men, a young woman, girl and boy.

Date: 1895 ca.

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...

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...

Date: 1898 ca.

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...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Nebraska Winnebago John Littlewalker. John wears two Ho-Chunk beaded bandolier bags across his chest, indicating his wealth and his status as an eligible b...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of the Yeatman sisters resting their arms on a piece of furniture in front of a painted backdrop.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of elderly couple with their grown children.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of three men and a woman standing, and four women sitting in front of a painted backdrop. Young man standing on the extreme right is probab...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of three men standing, one of whom is a dwarf, standing in front of a painted backdrop. All are wearing hats and the man on the left has a...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Jule (in overalls) and Joe Hubert. Both men are holding cigars and wear tilted hats in front of a painted backdrop.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of two young Ho-Chunk men posed in front of a painted backdrop. They are both wearing suits and ties. The unidentified man sitting on the l...

Photograph

Wedding Portrait

Date: 1895-02 

Description: A couple, possibly Gust Schultz and Ida Gehring, poses for a wedding portrait in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing a long dress with a veil, and...

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: 1880 ca.

Description: Full-length studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man, William Hindsley (Hensley) (CooNooChoNeeNikKah), who holds a pipe tomahawk and wears bandoliers of bug...

Photograph

Band in the Country

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Eleven uniformed musicians holding their instruments stand in a semi-circle, with the two drummers seated with their drums. The band consists of 2 trombone...

Date: 1890 

Description: The household staff (probably Swedish) for one family home, including laundresses, cooks, parlor maids, and scullery girls with their various work utensils...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Full-length studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk girl standing in front of a painted backdrop. Martha Waukon is posed standing with her arm resting on a chair. Sh...

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