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Description: Man and small girl in a homemade sled in front of the steps that lead to the photographic studio of Charles J. Van Schaick. Storefront on the left sells cr...
Date: date unknown
Description: Small girl in a casket standing upright against a wall, with a man standing next to it.
Description: A Ho-Chunk woman sitting in a wagon on the north side of Main Street between Second and Third Streets. In the background there are several other wagons, a...
Description: Studio portrait of four boys in hats posing in front of a painted backdrop. They are all wearing vests, and are holding or carrying their suit jackets. Two...
Description: Man posed standing on the stern of a boat which is partially sunk in the river.
Description: York Iron Works with a view of the blast furnace. On the hill is the boardinghouse and the dance hall. A man is working near the railroad cars, and other p...
Description: Copy photograph of a Native American/Sioux man posed standing outdoors, holding a feathered spear and wearing a large bonnet. He is standing next to a hors...
Description: Ho-Chunk man performing a handstand in front of two Ho-Chunk men standing nearby. There is a wagon near trees and bushes in the background.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man posed sitting and wearing a suit and tie in front of a painted backdrop. Probably Charley Blackdeer.
Description: View across fence towards and horses and cows in a corral. A man stands in the background in front of a farm building.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Six Ho-Chunk men line up for a photograph at the powwow grounds. The men with sticks in their hands are members of the Bear Clan, who act as police for the...
Description: Family posed in yard of house with four horses, with two pulling a horse-drawn carriage. There are four women, two men, a young man, five young girls, and...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of Main Street and the surrounding buildings.
Description: Two images on the negative of two children siting on a fur-covered chair surrounded by two girls and three boys in front of a log house on the snow-covered...
Description: A group of women pose outside of a tent.
Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man posed standing next to a wooden prop fence with a wool shawl over his arm, wearing long earrings and a beaded sash...
Description: Portrait of two men standing with two teams of oxen in front of a frame house and garden.
Description: View across yard towards a woman posed sitting halfway up a ladder against the porch roof of a brick building. She is holding a kitten on her knee.
Description: An elderly man with a beard, moustache, and hat sits for a studio portrait.
Description: View across unpaved Main Street towards a crowd gathered to watch a parade of wagons.
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