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Indian Pow Wow

Date: 1926 

Description: Native Americans posing for a group portrait, with two drummers are sitting in the front row.. The group is wearing a mix of western dress and native dress...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Ho-Chunk Chief Winneshiek leads a powwow just North of Main Street in Black River Falls.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Winter scene with six women, six children, and a man examining a bobsled hitched to a horse.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a construction site of a bridge across the cutoff on the river.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three men pose next to a silo that is under construction, with wood scaffolding around it.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Frisk Cloud (MauhHeTaChaEKah) is riding at cow at a powwow. Watching Frisk, left to right are two unidentified men, Albert Thunder (CheNunkEToKaRaKah), Geo...

Date: 1904 

Description: Nine girls posed standing and wearing patriotic costumes. One girl is holding a flag of the United States. Probably a smaller group, from a total of twenty...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: A Ho-Chunk man dressed in a mix of native and contemporary clothing dances around singers seated around a drumn, ca. 1908. Ho-Chunk men sitting and standin...

Date: 1910 

Description: Large group posed in front of a frame house.

Photograph

Snow-Covered Road

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Winter scene with a man sitting in a wagon pulled by a single horse down a snow-covered road. The horse is wearing blinders and a turnout blanket. Two men...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Three unidentified women and an infant pose in front of a log home located near Wittenberg. It seemed strange to many Ho-Chunk to live in a house that was...

Photograph

Cranberry Pickers

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Winnebago Indians and Black River Falls townspeople harvesting cranberries.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two Ho-Chunk men wearing beaded shirts gather cranberries (hoocake) alongside a Ho-Chunk woman and a white man and woman. A large group of cranberry harves...

Date: 1911-10-06 

Description: View of Monsos Brothers Grocery & Crockery after most of the building was washed away by the flooding Black River. High, rushing water can be seen at the r...

Photograph

Automobiles on Road

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: View down dirt road towards two automobiles, next to each other and going in different directions. Another automobile is parked in the background. On the r...

Photograph

Flood of 1911

Date: 1911 

Description: View across river of several collapsing buildings on the edge of flooded river banks, during the flood.

Photograph

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: 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...

Photograph

Farmhouse on Hill

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View up hill towards farmhouse. There is a woman using a hand-pump in the yard on the right.

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Family Portrait

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Fve people, possibly family, posing in the yard, some holding onto a wire strung between them.

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