Two Ho-Chunk men wearing beaded shirts gather cranberries (hoocake) alongside a Ho-Chunk woman and a white man and woman. A large group of cranberry harvesters can be seen in the background. The men must have been told in advance that a photographer was coming to take pictures, otherwise they would have never worn beaded shirts to work.
Image ID: 24507
Creation Date: 1900 ca.
Creator Name: Van Schaick, Charles
City: Black River Falls
Collection Name: Van Schaick, Charles : Photographs And Negatives, ca. 1880-ca. 1940
Original Format Type: negative, original
Original Format Number: (V2)3267
Original Dimensions: 4 x 5 inches
This image was used in "People of the Big Voice," published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press (2011).
Clothing and dress
Ho Chunk Indians
Indians of North America
Land use, Rural
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