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Date:  date unknown

Description: An unidentified group of Indians in front of the San Xavier Mission Church, nine miles from Tucson.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The side altar of the San Xavier Mission Church, nine miles from Tucson.

Photograph

Papago Indians

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of Papago Indians, possibly near the San Xavier Del Bac Mission, near Tucson.

Date: 1898 

Description: People on a boat dock watch a boat landing as part of the Ojibwa-Pillager Battle at Sugar Point on Bear Island.

Painting

Bark Shelter

Date: 1997 

Description: A watercolor of a shelter made of bark with child inside of it.

Date: 1898 

Description: People on a boat dock watch a boat landing as part of the Ojibwa-Pillager Battle at Sugar Point on Bear Island.

Date: 1739 

Description: Map of North America using sinusoidal projection to represent the curvature of the earth. It shows settlements and cities, Native American land, lakes, riv...

Book or Pamphlet

Mining on Lake Superior

Date: 1855 

Description: "Ancient copper mining on Lake Superior."

Painting

Flintknapper

Date: 1997 

Description: A watercolor of a person flintknapping, a process used to make prehistoric stone tools.

Date: 1835 ca.

Description: This map covers the Western Territory of the United States from the Rocky Mountains in Colorado south to Fort Smith, Arkansas, and from the Pacific Ocean e...

Date: 1747 

Description: Map of America showing rivers, lakes, mountains, and regions, but primarily focusing on the French and Native American settlements along the Mississippi th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man posed standing and wearing a suit and bow tie, flanked by two young Ho-Chunk women standing in front of a painted b...

An Unreliable Text and Other Evidence

Wisconsin History books teach that Jean Nicolet was the first white person to reach the state, but he may have been the second.

Photograph

Aztalan State Park

Date:  

Description: Little girl under the "Aztalan Mound Park" sign, in a field. Another person stands in the background on one of the mounds.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An Ojibwa Indian man splits cedar wood to make ribs for the canoe he's constructing.

Date: 1867 ca.

Description: Carte-de-visite studio portrait of man posing on chair in front of a painted backdrop. He has a beard and is wearing a hat, jacket, and trousers.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk woman posed standing on the left wearing a dark dress, with her left hand on the right shoulde...

Date:  

Description: Miss Nina Porter, the niece of General Porter, born to a Creek father and a Cherokee mother.

Painting

Oneota Pottery

Date: 1997 

Description: Oneota pottery and shell spoon with assorted vegetables, including corn, beans, and a gourd.

Date: 1931-05-30 

Description: A group of people pose around the casket containing the body of Chief Simon Onanguisse Kahquados at Peninsula State Park during a reburial ceremony.

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