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Photograph

Cranberry Pickers

Date: 1905 ca.

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

Photograph

Family Portrait

Date: 1910 ca.

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

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View from across street of a dentist office and Baptist Church along a road. Two horse-drawn carriages are being driven in opposite directions down the roa...

Date: 1901 before

Description: South side of Main Street from the intersection with Merrill Street. Various storefronts are visible on the left, including J. M. McCormick Dry Goods and G...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Ho-Chunk man posed standing in a field surrounded by trees holding a flintlock gun. He is wearing only garters, moccasins, a breech cloth, necklace, and fe...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Horse and carriages passing in front of the Baptist Church, the Jackson County Courthouse, and the dentist office of R.C. Gebhardt.

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: 1910 ca.

Description: Six Ho-Chunk men line up for a photograph at the powwow grounds. The men with sticks in their hands are members of the Bear Clan, who act as police for the...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Using a portable, 4 x 5 glass plate negative camera, Van Schaick photographed Ho-Chunk on the streets of Black River Falls. These occasional pictures offer...

Date: 1912-07 

Description: Elevated view of the fire at the McGillivray factory.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View down drive of a farm family posed in front of their farmhouse and farm buildings. An older man and woman are posed sitting. Three women stand nearby,...

Date: 1900 

Description: Farm family posed in front of a log home. Man on crutches, boy holding horse.

Photograph

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...

Photograph

Train Wreck

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Derailed locomotive and coal car in the snow. Wreck on the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis, and Omaha Railway, locomotive #287, in the vicinity of Black Riv...

Date: 1902 

Description: Women's Relief Corps with umbrellas parading down the street. Stuffed eagle parading as "Old Abe." Directly behind the two flags are, from left to right:...

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: 1912-07 

Description: Elevated view of the fire at the McGillivray factory. Onlookers are standing in the road in the foreground.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of a European American group, including four women, three men, and a girl posing standing by two cars on the side of a road. The car on th...

Date: 1910 

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

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Woman seated outside in a chair near a tree with roadway and slight hill behind.

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