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Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Annie (Katie) W. Blowsnake (MaHeHaNaSheWinKah) seated next to a woman identified as her mother. Both women wear Racine Woolen Mills shawls.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman, the former posed sitting and the latter standing wearing a hat and shawl. She is holding his hat in front of h...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Dual studio portrait of George Hindsley (AhoShipKah) in front of a painted backdrop. George reportedly died in 1967, and was a member of Peyote Cult.

Date: 1942 

Description: Informal portrait of Charles J. Van Schaick sitting by the window in his gallery, taken by his son Roy Van Schaick.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Four Ho-Chunk people cross a bridge spanning the Black River. This photograph was taken before the flood of October 1911, when the bridge was completely de...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of group in front of a painted porch backdrop, typical of many Van Schaick's photographs. The three Ho-Chunk women are wearing several neck...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of downtown, with a bridge and buildings in the background and storefronts in the foreground.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Ho-Chunk couple, John Buffalohead (ChaPayKay) and wife Mary Snowball Decorra Buffalohead (PayOokSeKah), with their dog lying at their fe...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View from across street of a dentist office and Baptist Church along a road. Two horse-drawn carriages are being driven in opposite directions down the roa...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Alec (Alex) Lonetree (NaENeeKeeKah), dressed in a mix of Ho-Chunk and non-Ho-Chunk regalia. His moccasins and pipebag are Plains Indian...

Photograph

Indian Pow Wow

Date: 1926 

Description: Native Americans posing for a group portrait, with two drummers are sitting in the front row.. The group is wearing a mix of western dress and native dress...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk men posed sitting in front of a Ho-Chunk man posed standing, all wearing hats, and the two men sitting wearing suits. They...

Date: 1908 

Description: Drummers and dancers at Semi-Centennial Pow Wow. Spectators are in the background, and a canvas is stretched around the clearing to make an enclosure. Buil...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man posed in front of a painted backdrop. Benjamin Raymond Thundercloud (NySaGaShiskKah), son of Annie Blowsnake Thunde...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a young Nebraska Winnebago woman posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing a necklace, earrings, rings, and...

Photograph

Three Workmen

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Man posing on a telephone pole with climbing equipment, with two men standing below.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two unidentified young Ho-Chunk girls with smallpox are kneeling outside their lodge. Some of the Ho-Chunk suffering from smallpox were quarantined during...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of William Tennant, a magazine and newspaper agent in Black River Falls, sitting in a chair holding a magazine. His artificial legs are p...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Annie Massey (KeKoRaSinchKah), left, and Hester Decorah Lowery (NoGinWinKah). Hester lived to be well over one hundred years old.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman wearing a shawl and head scarf posed sitting in front of her daughters who are standing, in circa 1920s dress and short...

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