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Description: Several elephants walk up a hill in a circus parade along Main Street. They are followed by a group of horses, while bystanders watch from a platform on t...
Description: Ho-Chunk lodges among trees. Probably a Ho-Chunk encampment at the cranberry marsh.
Description: A view from a carriage pulled by a two-horse team. The carriage is moving down the road, towards a group of women.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman sitting in a chair in a black dress and with a wool shawl wrapped around her shoulders. Probably Flora Eagle, the daugh...
Description: Men posed standing in front of the S.H. Van Gorden & Son General Merchandise Store on a snow-covered street. S.H. Van Gorden is probably standing on porch...
Description: Bridge along the river.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Oval portrait of young girl wearing a high-collared dress with puffy sleeves. She is facing forward, looking slightly to right, with short, wavy hair part...
Description: Group of men standing in the snow in front of a log house. One man is armed with a shotgun, facing a man standing in the open doorway of a log house.
Description: Man in the interior of the Black River Falls powerhouse.
Description: Woman posed standing by a barbed wire fence.
Description: Memorial cross of flowers with a photographic portrait of a man with muttonchops in the middle.
Description: Small girl posed standing with a ruffled umbrella on a board sidewalk.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk girl, Martha White Blackhawk St. Cyr, posed standing with her left hand resting on a draped ch...
Description: Two women, similarly dressed with feathered hats, black jackets, and plaid skirts, stand for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: View over fence towards a two-story frame house with yard.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man wearing a suit coat, ring, and hat posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. He is holding a Ho-Chunk infant, dressed...
Description: William Price Memorial window in the Methodist Church. Price was the town's most prominent and wealthiest citizen. The Methodist Church burned down in 1945...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk women posed sitting wearing a plaid fringed shawl, and another Ho-Chunk woman posed stan...
Description: A woman stands near a large, white tent that is erected in a yard. There is a building on the right.
Description: Studio portrait of family in front of a painted backdrop. On the left is a Ho-Chunk or mixed blood (African or European) man posed sitting on the left wear...
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