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Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying three photographs. In one photograph Barbara Ellen Joy, camp owner and co-director, cooks over a large grill are...

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Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a group of Ho-Chunk women, children and men. The woman sitting on the left is wrapped in a shawl and the...

Date: 1871 

Description: This map of Wisconsin and surrounding states depicts the township survey grid and identifies counties, named towns, cities and villages, rivers, lakes, rai...

Historical Essay

First Peoples

Learn about the Paleo-Indians who first inhabited the Wisconsin territory and the archaeological excavations that have revealed their culture.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of a two Ho-Chunk men, a woman and a girl in front of a painted backdrop. The man sitting on the left is wearing a suit and necktie, the wo...

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Description: The Native American daughter of Mrs. Bar, the school cook at the Warm Springs Agency in Oregon.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman, the former posed sitting and wearing a suit and hat, and the latter standing and wearing beads, earrings, and...

Date: 1919-06-19 

Description: Governor Emmanuel Philipp hearing the petition of a St. Croix Ojibwe (Chippewa) Chief during a Victory Celebration on the Courte Oreilles reservation for t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop near a prop wood fence. They are wearing regalia, including several bugl...

Date: 1871 

Description: The township grid in the counties bordering Lake Superior in northern Wisconsin and Minnesota is shown. Rivers, lakes, Indian reservations, and the rail li...

Date: 1961-10-06 ca.

Description: Dedication ceremony for a section of Interstate Highway I-90 near the Wisconsin Dells, with a group of Native Americans watching from above. A Dells Fargo...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Studio Portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and three Ho-Chunk women posed in front of a painted backdrop. The woman standing on the left is wearing many necklaces,...

Photograph

Crowd in Country

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Description: Crowd in country, including Native American women, with tents.

Photograph

Osage Infant

Date:  date unknown

Description: An Osage infant is wrapped in a cradle. This image comes from an Osage album with the inscription: "Compliments of G.W. Parsons."

Date: 1872 

Description: This map of Wisconsin depicts the township survey grid and identifies counties, named towns, cities and villages, rivers, lakes, railroads, and the Chippew...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk girls posing in front of a painted backdrop. The older girl, Viola Stacy, on the right is sitting and wearing a wh...

Map or Atlas

Map of Farwell's Point

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wisconsin Memorial Hospital with a key to buildings in the upper left. Indian mounds are marked on the site. Arthur Peabody was the state architect for th...

Date: 1655 

Description: Scene from the Vespucci Expedition, 1499.

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Description: Studio Portrait of two older Ho-Chunk women posed in front of a painted backdrop. The woman on the left, Rachel Funmaker Winneshiek (HockJawKooWinKah), is...

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Description: Four Indian children posing in front of a tipi on a Menominee Indian reservation.

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