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Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Three men and a dog are standing on thick chunks of ice looking over logs on an icy river.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a mill owned by George Mills Hull. Three men stand in the foreground, and three more stand near the entrance to the mill.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Group of men, women, and children posed standing in front of a wooden building, probably a school house and possibly the South Alma School. Second woman fr...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Elderly man posed sitting in a chair and an elderly woman standing, probably in a bedroom. Perhaps the Peterson family.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of elderly woman in black dress with large bow at neck, seated in chair with hands crossed in her lap in front of a painted backdrop. She w...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man posed standing near a fence. He is wearing a suit jacket, vest with watch fob, a scarf around his neck, trousers, a...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of memorial wreath grouping surrounding a draped portrait of W.T. Price. The wreaths have text which read: "...
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: Remains of building foundations after a large fire. The firefire was believed to be incendiary in origin, arising from a feud between owners over land clai...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk men, Frank Bigsoldier (KeKahUnGah), seated on the left, and a man possibly identified as...
Description: Studio portrait of the Yeatman sisters resting their arms on a piece of furniture in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. They are identified as Ed Greengrass (CheWinCheKayRayHeKah) and h...
Description: Large group portrait of men and young boys operating a steam tractor that is being used for belt-driven threshing machinery in a field. In the foreground a...
Date: 1892-08-17 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a crowd gathered at the intersection of First and Main Streets to watch a bell wagon pass in a circus parade, probably the Ringling Brothe...
Description: Elevated view of crowd gathered to watch elephants parade down Main Street. Probably the Ringling Brothers Circus.
Description: View of the Central Wisconsin Telephone Company exchange building from the street.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of eight women, three of whom are sitting, and one seated man.
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...
Description: Studio portrait of three young Ho-Chunk women, from left to right, Grace Decorra Twocrow Winneshiek Massey (MauHeHutTaWinKah), Florence Littlesoldier Walla...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Young woman and man, a Mr. Lyman Sinclair, seated on a log against a tree. The man rests one elbow on his knee, running his hand through his hair, the othe...
Date: 1894-05-10 ca.
Description: A sign displaying the catch of trout by E. Krohn and T. Van Schaick.
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