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Soldier, Fur Trader and "Father of Wisconsin"
Wisconsin Historical Museum Field Trip
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Old Northwest Fur Trading Post.
A Short History of Wisconsin
Date: 1892-03 ca.
Description: An Indian sets up a hunting trap, with a rifle resting against a tree in the background.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: This building was supposedly once used as a storage house for the Northwest Fur Co.
Fur Trader, Merchant, Judge and Territorial Legislator
Fur Trader and Settler
Description: Several French fur traders negotiating with native Indians at La Baye.
When the Beaver was King
Description: A woman is seated in front of silver fox pelts hanging from pegs at the Fromm Brothers Fur and Ginseng Farm sale. On the right is a poster of an advertisem...
Description: Group of Ho-Chunk (Winnebago) Indians in a long house (ciproke). Some of the men are displaying animal pelts. There is a bucket and a small barrel at the e...
The First White Men in Madison
How Native Life was Transformed
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