.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman, Ida Lizzie Decorra Blowsnake (Real Wampum Woman) (WooRooShiekESkaeWinKah) posed sitting on a studio prop of a stone wa...

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: 1908 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk girl posed sitting on a cloth-covered chair in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing several necklaces, file bracelets,...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: View looking across the river east into Black River Falls during the flood, showing the elevated level of the river and buildings falling into the water.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Thomas Thunder (HoonkHaGaKah) wears elaborate Ho-Chunk regalia including eagle feather bonnet, floral beaded shirt and breechcloth, loom-beaded bandolier b...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk man posed sitting and wearing a suit and tie, flanked by two young Ho-Chunk women. The w...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman, Lucy Decorah (AhHoRaPaNeeWinKah), posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing a wool shawl over a dre...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk man, Louis Johnson (HaNuKaw), posed sitting on the left with his arms and legs crossed. He is...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man, Henry (Little) Snake (HaRaChoMonEKah), sitting and wearing a scarf around his neck in front of a painted backdrop. He is...

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: 1901 ca.

Description: John Mike Jr. (HayShooKeekah), rear left, pictured with his family. Standing from left to right are daughters Ada Mike (HunkEWinKah), Lizzie Mike (WeHunKah...

Date: 1911 

Description: View of Main and Water Streets while experiencing severe flooding.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Frisk Cloud (MauhHeTaChaEKah) is riding at cow at a powwow. Watching Frisk, left to right are two unidentified men, Albert Thunder (CheNunkEToKaRaKah), Geo...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Will Thunder (NaNikSayWaHeKah) is seated on an embroidered blanket that appears in many of Van Schaik’s photographs. This blanket was not Ho-Chunk, but a s...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Quarter-length oval studio portrait of an elderly Ho-Chunk man, Green Grass (HaWinChoKah). He is posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop and is wearin...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Men at the Mose Bone Sample Room. Two men sit on chairs on the porch in front. A male dwarf is walking on the board sidewalk in front of the saloon, which...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk couple, Albert A. Johnson (HunkChoKah) and Annie Bessie Arthur Johnson Standingwater (WeHunKah). Annie Bessie is holding a bl...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk family, including a man, woman, four girls, and a boy. The woman and older girls are wearing degrees of regalia, and the rema...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk boys in front of a painted backdrop. The older boy, William Crow posed sitting on the left wearing a suit, breeches, and a...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: On left, John Pigeon – “He Cho Kah”. Born 1875, died August 1915.Unidentified young man on right poses in period clothing, with the exception of moccasins...

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.