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Date:  date unknown

Description: Men parading down street with axes over their shoulders. Probably the Modern Woodmen of America, a fraternal insurance body in the 1890s which was strong i...

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Description: Double exposure, one exposure of a studio full-length portrait of a Ho-Chunk girl posed standing in front of a painted backdrop wearing several necklaces,...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: One of Gerhard Gesell's daughters (Wilma or Bertha) sitting in a rowboat holding a bouquet of Mississippi River water lilies. She is seated in the stern, t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man posed standing and a woman sitting on the lower porch of a two-story frame house with two porches.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Groups of Ho-Chunk and non-Indians gather on the streets of Black River Falls during the 1908 Homecoming Celebration.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Jim Swallow (MaPaZoeRayKeKah) and Pinkey Bigsolder (HoWaWinKah), as well as an unidentified child, cross at the corner of Main and South First Street. Jim...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men posed sitting on a bench holding accordions and six men, two women, and a girl posed standing, in front of a log building.

Date: 1895 ca.

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: 1895 ca.

Description: Two women standing in the doorway of a house, numbered 419.

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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...

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Description: A Ho-Chunk man wearing a cap and wrapped in a shawl is walking near the front of the Werner Drugstore on Main Street between Water and First Streets. There...

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Description: Exterior view from street of brick two-story building partially owned by Charles J. Van Schaick which housed the American Express Company and Exchange Offi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elderly man, and woman holding a child, are posed seated. Three men, three women, a girl and boy stand behind them.

Photograph

Ho-Chunk Gathering

Date:  date unknown

Description: A Ho-Chunk gathering, possibly a powwow. Several Ho-Chunk men are visible wearing regalia, including feathered headdresses and bandoleers. They are under a...

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Description: A man stands at home plate with the catcher and umpire behind.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Frame house and log farm buildings surrounded by a wire fence.

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Women in Garden

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two women work in a garden. One of the women is picking vegetables, while the other woman hangs laundry.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of men, women and children posed in front of a single-story frame house. The man on the left is holding a shotgun, the man next to him is ho...

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Description: Exterior view of several wooden buildings under construction in a field. Identified as Vandrieul, Wisconsin.

Date: 1892-08-17 

Description: Elevated view of large crowd watching elephants from the Ringling Brothers Circus turning the Corner of First and Main.

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