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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio group portrait of young Ho-Chunk men posing in front of a painted backdrop. Standing from left to right are George Otter Jr. (HayChoKah), Johnnie Th...

Date: 1926 

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk man posed sitting and wearing a heavy winter suit coat, scarf, and hat. The Ho-Chunk powwow gr...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Three unidentified women and an infant pose in front of a log home located near Wittenberg. It seemed strange to many Ho-Chunk to live in a house that was...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting with her hands clasped. She is wearing a beaded head band, a dark bl...

Date: 1915 ca.

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

Date: 1911-10-06 

Description: View of Monsos Brothers Grocery & Crockery after most of the building was washed away by the flooding Black River. High, rushing water can be seen at the r...

Photograph

Cranberry Growers

Date: 1984-10 

Description: Tim Finch and Kay Finch of the Perry Creek Cranberry Company. In the background men work in the cranberry marsh to harvest the berries.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Ho-Chunk women, Carrie Elk (ENooKah) posed sitting with a fringed shawl on her lap and an unidentified wo...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk men posed sitting in chairs in front of a painted backdrop. Sam Thunderking Lowe (HoChumpHoNoNikKah), seated on the left, a...

Photograph

High Water on River

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the river and town. High water looking west. Site of the present dam, but this was the old roller dam. Building with an advertisement for Veterinar...

Photograph

Trees in Flood

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: View across water of trees and wooden buildings submerged in water, probably during the 1911 (or 1905) flood of the Black River.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Ho-Chunk couple, Johnnie Thunder (Little Chief) standing on the left wearing a dark-colored suit and hat,...

Photograph

Men in Headdresses

Date: 1913-05 ca.

Description: Group of a dozen men mugging for the camera. Poster on the wall advertises a "Grand Picnic and Dance in Miller's Bowery, Caroline, Wis., Sunday, May 18th 1...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of two young Ho-Chunk women posed standing in front of a painted backdrop. They are wearing contemporary dark skirts and light blouses. Ide...

Photograph

Flood of 1911

Date: 1911 

Description: View across river of several collapsing buildings on the edge of flooded river banks, during the flood.

Date: 1913 

Description: Portrait of William Tennant, a magazine and newspaper agent from Black River Falls who lost both legs below the knee. Here he is shown with his artificial...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk man posed sitting on the left wearing a heavy winter coat over a suit, with a bandana, and hat...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Two boys, each with a cow, posing in front of a house and standing on the lawn framing a woman and young child standing on a board sidewalk.

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Sally Dora Redbird Goodvillage Whitewater (WauNeekShootchWinKah). The braided ends of her finger woven sash hang down from her waist covering up the appliq...

Photograph

Telephone Workers

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of men working on telephone lines from scaffolding attached to the pole in front of the telephone exchange building.

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