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Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Two boys, each with a cow, posing in front of a house and standing on the lawn framing a woman and young child standing on a board sidewalk.


Street Scene

Date: 1922 

Description: View down a commercial street lined with shops and parked cars. On the left is a storefront with signs for "Garage" and "Red Crown Gasoline" above the door...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Construction site with construction crew working, people walking on the sidewalk, and a billboard advertising Oshkosh B'gosh.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting and holding a small child in winter clothes in front of a painted backdrop. Identified as Bertha Greengra...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of bridge over Black River Falls, looking at downtown buildings.

Date: 1913 

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) family, including two women sitting and one man standing.

Date: 1908 ca.

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

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Quarter-length oval studio portrait of an elderly Ho-Chunk man, Green Grass (HaWinChoKah). He is posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop and is wearin...

Date: 1916 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Simon Overby at home in their parlor with books, family portraits, and an organ with sheet music. Mr. Overby sits in a chair with a cane and a...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk boy standing, wearing short trousers, shirt, and tie, and a girl in a lace dress, trying to hold still for their photograph i...

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...


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: 1920 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Ho-Chunk men, Charles Sine Sr. and Harry Swallow, both posed sitting, wearing hats, and holding guns in front of a painted backdrop. The...

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: 1912 ca.

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

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman, identified as Frank Washington Lincoln (ChakShepKonNeKah) and his first wife, Betty Otter Lincoln (NaChoPinWin...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Winter scene looking toward Main Street from South First Street, Black River Falls, Wisconsin, with an arch over the intersection. Road grader pulled by fo...

Date: 1911 

Description: Photographic postcard view of the aftermath of a flood in a residential neighborhood. There is broken wood in the road.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elderly woman in a long skirt sitting on the front steps of a house.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting with her hands clasped. She is wearing a beaded head band, a dark bl...

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