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Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of a Lutheran church.
Description: Women standing on the corner of a wooden porch of a brick house.
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women posed standing and dressed in elaborate costumes, including shell and bugle necklaces and silver ear bobs. The woman...
Description: A group of men, women and children gather on the bank of a river.
Description: Exterior view from street of brick two-story building partially owned by Charles J. Van Schaick which housed the American Express Company and Exchange Offi...
Description: An abandoned cemetery overgrown with grass and young trees.
Description: Studio portrait of signs that advertise "GEM", list "C.J. Van Schaick, Black River Falls, Wis.", and a hat. GEM may be a manufacturer of photographic equip...
Description: An outdoor portrait of a woman, sitting with a young girl on her lap, and a man seated and holding a hat, with two young girls standing between them. There...
Description: Group of men and boys posed in front of the M.J. Chapman Store, probably in Alma Center, and known contemporarily as the C.T. Gansel Building.
Description: A girl sits in a rocking chair as a young woman commands a dog who is dressed in dark clothing to sit. A piano or organ is in the background.
Description: A portrait of two children standing in front of a board painted with a decorative rowboat in front of a painted backdrop of a river scene. A boy and a youn...
Description: Studio portrait of a seated woman wearing a lace shawl over her head and shoulders.
Description: View from hill across dirt road and fence of a crowd of European Americans, and possibly some Ho-Chunk spectators. Horses are pulling buggies near the fenc...
Description: Group of men posed holding logging tools. Three men stand with six horses. The group is standing on the snow-covered ground in front of a log building. Two...
Description: Studio portrait of Ho-Chunk man George Lowe posed standing, and his wife posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a long coat, suit jack...
Description: European American men, women, and children posed sitting and standing underneath an arbor around a medicine drum and a Ho-Chunk man.
Description: A studio portrait of an elderly man with a thick beard and moustache.
Description: Elevated view from opposite shoreline of Halcyon Brick Works on the shore of a river. Trees, fields and hills are in the far background.
Description: A portrait of a family of five, husband, wife, two daughters and an infant, standing by a fence in front of a small house. Laundry is hanging on a clothesl...
Description: Frame house in town.
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