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Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Elevated view of group of people and horses in front of horse sheds for farmers after the 1911 flood, looking north, downtown on Harrison Street. In the fa...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Flora Thundercloud Funmaker Bearheart (WaNekChaWinKah), daughter of Moheek Thundercloud (MaZheeWeeKah) an...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Annie (Katie) W. Blowsnake (MaHeHaNaSheWinKah) seated next to a woman identified as her mother. Both women wear Racine Woolen Mills shawls.

Photograph

Betsy Thunder

Date: 1913-02-06 

Description: Betsy Thunder, Ho-Chunk (Winnebago) medicine woman, posed in front of a painted backdrop near a prop stone wall.

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: 1915 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of group in front of a painted backdrop. A Ho-Chunk man is sitting on the left wearing a suit, necktie, and hat, and holding a cane in his...

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: 1910 ca.

Description: Winter scene of a snowbank in the middle of the north side of Main Street between Water and First Streets, Black River Falls, Wisconsin. Storefronts identi...

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...

Photograph

Men in Headdresses

Date: 1913-05 ca.

Description: Group of a dozen men mugging for the camera. Poster on the wall advertises a "Grand Picnic and Dance in Miller's Bowery, Caroline, Wis., Sunday, May 18th 1...

Photograph

Trees in Flood

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: View across water of trees and wooden buildings submerged in water, probably during the 1911 (or 1905) flood of the Black River.

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 portrait of a Ho-Chunk man, Will (Willy) Goodvillage (MaHayEKeReNaKAh), posed standing in front of a painted backdrop near a chair. He is holding an...

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...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman posed sitting and flanking a young Ho-Chunk woman posed standing in front of a painted backdrop. Will Thunder (...

Date: 1911 

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

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Annie Massey (KeKoRaSinchKah), left, and Hester Decorah Lowery (NoGinWinKah). Hester lived to be well over one hundred years old.

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: 1912 ca.

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

Photograph

Flood of 1911

Date: 1911 

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

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