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Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man with a beard posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. He is smoking a pipe and holding a cane in his left h...

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Railroad Yards

Date: 1926 

Description: View along railroad tracks towards the Merrillan depot and train. The Hotel Campbell is located on the left. A group of children and adults are sitting out...

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Crochet Club

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Group of fifteen women gathered around three tables behind a home, probably the DMC Club, an exclusive social and sewing society named for an imported bran...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk men posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. George Lonetree (HoonchXeDaGah), left, is seated next to Robert Greengras...

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of three Ho-Chunk men posed in front of a studio backdrop. Two men are sitting in front of a man standing, all wearing hats. Frank Lewis (H...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two unidentified young Ho-Chunk girls with smallpox are kneeling outside their lodge. Some of the Ho-Chunk suffering from smallpox were quarantined during...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Posed studio group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Winnebago Indian men and one young woman. Each of the men is holding a mounted bird of some s...

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Barn Raising

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Large group portrait of workers, along with women, children, and dogs, posing on the frame of the barn they are building.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Ho-Chunk man, James (Jim) Sine (KahHeHoNoNeeKah) wearing a long coat, tie, trousers, and beaded moccasins. He is posed in front of a pai...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Annie Massey (KeKoRaSinchKah), left, and Hester Decorah Lowery (NoGinWinKah). Hester lived to be well over one hundred years old.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Studio Portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and three Ho-Chunk women posed in front of a painted backdrop. The woman standing on the left is wearing many necklaces,...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman, Ida Lizzie Decorra Blowsnake (Real Wampum Woman) (WooRooShiekESkaeWinKah), wife of George Lowe, posed standing and wea...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Ho-Chunk elder, Mary Thunderchief Snowball (WaSayMaKaWinKah), posed standing in front of a painted backdrop. She is holding a silk appli...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Men at the Mose Bone Sample Room. Two men sit on chairs on the porch in front. A male dwarf is walking on the board sidewalk in front of the saloon, which...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of an elderly Ho-Chunk man posed sitting and wearing a suit jacket, vest with watch fob, trousers, and a hat with a United States army insi...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: On left, John Pigeon – “He Cho Kah”. Born 1875, died August 1915.Unidentified young man on right poses in period clothing, with the exception of moccasins...

Date: 1908 

Description: A group of performers takes a break from entertaining tourists. The man on the left is wearing a traditional Ho-Chunk beaded shirt, belt, and breechcloth (...

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Men in Headdresses

Date: 1913-05 ca.

Description: Group of a dozen men mugging for the camera. Poster on the wall advertises a "Grand Picnic and Dance in Miller's Bowery, Caroline, Wis., Sunday, May 18th 1...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of two young Ho-Chunk women, Ida Lizzie Decorra Blowsnake (Real Wampum Woman) (WooRooShiekESkaeWinKah), seated, with half-sister, Johanna P...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: A panoramic view of Black River Falls' flooded streets, possibly taken during the flood of 1911. Three men are standing on the sidewalk next to the "Tollac...

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