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Date: 1871 ca.
Description: Remains of building foundations after a large fire. The firefire was believed to be incendiary in origin, arising from a feud between owners over land clai...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Log jam on a high-water river, probably the Ice Gorge of 1876.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man posed standing and a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop and a tree stump. They are i...
Description: Town with logs overflowing the river into yards, probably the Ice Gorge of 1876.
Date: 1891 ca.
Description: Woman in tilted hat posing across the street from stores: J.J. McGillivray Sash and Door Company and Squire's Oyster House. Probably on Water Street.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: A man, woman, mother-in-law, and three children pose in the yard in front of a clapboard frame house. The young girl in the middle is holding a doll, and a...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: A young woman displays her shell necklace, silver bracelets, and earrings.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Black River Falls, looking southwest.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Two unidentified women wearing silver earrings, shell necklaces, finger-woven wool sashes, and moccasins with beaded top flaps.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop wearing several necklaces, earrings, a striped skirt.In her lap she is hol...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Mr. Henry and Mrs. Ella Hoffman with unidentified couple under a grape arbor.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk man posed sitting in a chair near a prop fence, wearing a suit jacket, hat, and bandolee...
Description: Boy mowing the lawn in front of an elaborate Victorian frame house, probably the residence of W.R. O'Hearn located at Tenth and Harrison Streets. The house...
Date: 1894-05-10 ca.
Description: A sign displaying the catch of trout by E. Krohn and T. Van Schaick.
Description: Head and shoulders portrait from right side, with head turned partially forward but not looking directly at viewer. She has long hair gathered at neck and...
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man. Thomas Thunder (HoonkHaGaKah) leans on a stump used as a prop in Van Schaik’s studio. He is adorned with earrings...
Description: Studio portrait of three young Ho-Chunk women, from left to right, Grace Decorra Twocrow Winneshiek Massey (MauHeHutTaWinKah), Florence Littlesoldier Walla...
Description: A studio portrait of Mr. William W. Hendricks, a Black River Falls barber, dressed in his best, posed in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Man posed standing in the road in front of a wooden fence holding a derby hat. There is a house in the background.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting and wearing full regalia, including many necklaces, earrings, and fringed dress posed in front of a paint...
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