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Description: The totem pole has a carved wooden bear clinging to the top. The totem pole was erected in 1927 in honor of the aboriginal inhabitants of Wisconsin. Potawa...
Description: Large crowd congregating with horse-drawn buggies outside of W.H. Robinson, an Indian trading store. Text reads "W.H. Robinson Indian Trading Store, Standi...
Description: Studio portrait of Chief of Loafer Band, Ta-Semke-Tokeco, called Paul Strange Horse, in native dress with headdress, breastplate and holding bag. Part of S...
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: This pictorial bird's-eye-view map shows the United States of America with parts of Canada and Mexico. Landscape, trade, industry, points of interest, peop...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Powwow at the Red Cliff Indian Reservation on the shores of Lake Superior.
Description: Studio full-length portrait of a Ho-Chunk girl posed standing in front of a painted backdrop. Her left hand is resting on a draped chair and she is wearing...
Description: Studio portrait of Tskararalisin (Eagle Chief) in native dress with peace medal and ornaments. Part of Caddoan and Pawnee Tribes.
Description: Tracing of a petroglyph depicting an animal that has been shot with an arrow.
Description: Full-length portrait of Songjonmanneekaw (Henry Rice) of the Ho-Chunk (Winnebago) tribe posed standing next to a chair covered with a cloth. Songjonmannee...
Description: Copy photograph of a studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman posed sitting and wearing regalia, the former is also holding a rifle. Little Soldier (a.k...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of George Blackhawk (WonkShiekChoNeeKah), sitting, and an unidentified man standing and wearing an otter fur...
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman, Nellie Eagle Swallow, posed standing and wearing very long Winnebago earrings, beaded headband with two eagle feathers...
Description: Native American at a Red Cliff Indian Reservation Powwow on the shores of Lake Superior.
Description: A Menominee village as depicted by Francois, Comte de Castelnau, a French naturalist and diplomat who visited the Green Bay area about 1838. The detailed,...
Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women posed standing in front of a painted backdrop. On the left, Kate Massey, daughter of William Massey and Jane Winneshi...
Description: An unidentified group of Indians in front of the San Xavier Mission Church, nine miles from Tucson.
Description: Studio portrait of Miles Turner in partial native dress with breastplate and ornaments. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Brule Tribes.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of Amos Wallace (WeeKah), a Ho-Chunk-Menominee and his Ho-Chunk wife, Annie Bearchief Wallace Bearheart Redbird (MaHaNaKayWinKah) posed in...
Description: Portrait of three unidentified Native Americans.
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: This map shows scenes from America's history with names of historical events superimposed on a map of the United States.
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