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Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two young Ho-Chunk men posed sitting in front of another young Ho-Chunk man posed standing. The man sitti...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Posed studio group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Winnebago Indian men and one young woman. Each of the men is holding a mounted bird of some s...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of two young Ho-Chunk women posed standing in front of a painted backdrop. They are both wearing several necklaces and earrings, and are ea...

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: 1911-05 

Description: Panoramic view from street of Martin Lein/Lien's funeral procession, showing Main and Water Streets before the flood of 1911. The procession includes sever...

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...

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: 1911 ca.

Description: Four Ho-Chunk people cross a bridge spanning the Black River. This photograph was taken before the flood of October 1911, when the bridge was completely de...

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: 1911-10-06 

Description: View of Monsos Brothers Grocery & Crockery after most of the building was washed away by the flooding Black River. High, rushing water can be seen at the r...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman, the former posed sitting and the latter standing wearing a hat and shawl. She is holding his hat in front of h...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk man posed sitting on the left wearing a heavy winter coat over a suit, with a bandana, and hat...

Photograph

Family Portrait

Date: 1910 ca.

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

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Thomas Thunder (HoonkHaGaKah) wears elaborate Ho-Chunk regalia including eagle feather bonnet, floral beaded shirt and breechcloth, loom-beaded bandolier b...

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: 1911 ca.

Description: Four telephone operators pose on the steps of the Black River Falls Exchange Office Building. The second woman from the bottom is probably Mrs. W.E. (Hagen...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Mary Goodvillage Hindsley (ChoWasSkaWinKah) is seated in front of Henry Hindsley (MaHePeWinKah), left, and Henry Badsoldier Stacy (MonNawPaeSheSheckKaw). M...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Lucy Goodvillage Blowsnake (NauNawZokeAWinKah) sitting beside her granddaughter Nina Thunder Decorah Green (AhHooGeNaWinKah). Lucy wears a Christian cross...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk boy posed sitting, and two boys standing. The young man sitting is holding a a package wrapped...

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