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Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of man in clerical collar, facing slightly to right, with deep set eyes and long goatee.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: A woman, possibly the daughter of C.R. Monroe, holding up an image of Black River Falls Main Street at the back of a traveling photographer's wagon.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Three men and a dog are standing on thick chunks of ice looking over logs on an icy river.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of two men and three women posed sitting, in front of three men and six women posed standing in front of a painted backdrop in a photograph...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man, William Hindsley (Hensley) (CooNooChoNeeNikKah), who holds a pipe tomahawk and wears bandoliers of bug...
Description: Studio portrait of Jake Hubert (wearing the watch chain), and another man, both smoking cigars and wearing hats in front of a painted backdrop.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man. Thomas Thunder (HoonkHaGaKah) leans on a stump used as a prop in Van Schaik’s studio. He is adorned with earrings...
Date: 1885 before
Description: Elevated view of the river and town. Probably prior to 1885 because the Van Schaick building/photograph gallery is not constructed on Second Street.
Description: Studio portrait of Ho-Chunk men, Charles (Charlie) Sine Jr., seated, and George Greencrow, standing, in front of a painted background. George Greencrow, on...
Description: Elevated view of large crowd watching elephants from the Ringling Brothers Circus turning the Corner of First and Main.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Eight people posing in front of a one-story clapboard house holding possessions. The man on the far left is holding a gun and wears a ammunition belt aroun...
Description: Three women (Jennie Parsons Kelly, left, and Lena Eisenback Post, center, and an unidentified woman on the right) on Main Street in front of Yep Ah Sing's...
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of two young Ho-Chunk men posed standing in front of a painted backdrop. The man on the left is wearing streamers over his shoulders and ho...
Description: A Ho-Chunk couple and their dog outside of their winter home (ciiporoke). A Hudson Bay blanket hangs over the door opening. The long tree branches leaning...
Description: Group portrait of five men in front of a painted backdrop. Two men are sitting; all are wearing hats.
Description: Exterior view of the Jackson County Courthouse.
Description: View of the Central Wisconsin Telephone Company exchange building from the street.
Description: Elevated view of town, probably looking south from the Van Schaick residence.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: The front window display of a Black River Falls hat shop. Rows of cloth caps with linen and straw hats heaped on the showcase floor. A mannequin sits...
Description: Old, bearded man and younger woman seated in front of the corner of a wood outbuilding surrounded by four young children. A young boy stands at his mother'...
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