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Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view of downtown area.
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of two young brothers, standing side by side, the right with his hand on his brother's shoulder, both are wearing hats and standing in fron...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Logs piled on the shore of town, possibly due to Ice Gorge of 1876.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Group portrait of men and women posing in hop field. Most of the women are wearing aprons, and some of them are holding plants from the harvest. In the for...
Description: A man stands on a sled pulled by a team of two horses that is carrying logs on a snow-covered road. Moving away from the log-carrying sled is an empty egg-...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a woman posed standing, holding a hand fan, and wearing a corsage.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: David Bow Littlesoldier (MauJchayMauNeeKah) poses in front of a backdrop that appears in many of Van Schaick’s photographs. He wears a hat (wookanak), a be...
Date: 1892-08-17 ca.
Description: Elevated view of crowd gathered at the intersection of First and Main Streets to watch a calliope and chariot riders in a circus parade, probably the Ringl...
Description: Studio portrait of young man sitting holding a hat in front of a painted backdrop.
Date: 1882 ca.
Description: A studio portrait of Annie Blowsnake Thundercloud (WaConChaSkaWinKah), posed standing in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing many necklaces, and ot...
Description: Town and business district, showing the early covered bridge across from the tail race of the powerhouse, with logs overflowing the river into yards, proba...
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