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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: 1913 ca.

Description: Panoramic slightly elevated view of Winnebago Indians harvesting cranberries on Gebhart's Marsh.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A group of Ho-Chunk gather in front of Werner Drugstore on Main Street. The signpost on the right side of the photograph indicates that English was not the...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Two Ho-Chunk girls wrapped in Racine Woolen Mills shawls walk with a young boy down Water Street downtown. The Journal sign is visible behind them and ther...

Photograph

Flood of 1911

Date: 1911 

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

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a World War One Ho-Chunk veteran, James George Hanakah (PaitchDoAhHeKah) posed sitting and wearing full Ho-Chunk regalia except for his...

Date: 1911 

Description: Photographic postcard view of the devastation after a flood in central Black River Falls.

Date: 1911 

Description: View of Main and Water Streets while experiencing severe flooding.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man with a beard posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. He is smoking a pipe and holding a cane in his left h...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Studio group portrait of a Ho-Chunk family, Mary Littlesoldier (HoUpTchooJayWinKah), left seated with her daughter Mandy T. Longtail (WaDoHaWinKah), and be...

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: 1910 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of group in front of a painted porch backdrop, typical of many Van Schaick's photographs. The three Ho-Chunk women are wearing several neck...

Date: 1913 

Description: Portrait of William Tennant, a magazine and newspaper agent from Black River Falls who lost both legs below the knee. Here he is shown with his artificial...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Studio full-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Charlie Youngthunder (MahAhQuaKah), a Ho-Chunk man, posed sitting with his hands loosely clas...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk boy posed standing on the left with his left arm on a prop stone wall. He is wearing a winter...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: A panoramic view of Black River Falls' flooded streets, possibly taken during the flood of 1911. Three men are standing on the sidewalk next to the "Tollac...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting and wearing a light-colored blouse and a short pearl necklace.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: View looking across the river east into Black River Falls during the flood, showing the elevated level of the river and buildings falling into the water.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Dual studio portrait of George Hindsley (AhoShipKah) in front of a painted backdrop. George reportedly died in 1967, and was a member of Peyote Cult.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of two young Ho-Chunk men posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop wearing suit coats and caps. The man on the left is wearing...

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