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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Two Ho-Chunk girls wrapped in Racine Woolen Mills shawls walk with a young boy down Water Street downtown. The Journal sign is visible behind them and ther...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Ho-Chunk Indians. Little Sam (HePaHeKah), a Ho-Chunk man, is posed standing and wearing a suit, necktie,...
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk man posed sitting and wearing a suit, hat, with a shawl on his lap. Jim Whitebear (HoonchSkaKa...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of Ho-Chunk men, Charles Sine Sr. and Harry Swallow, both posed sitting, wearing hats, and holding guns in front of a painted backdrop. The...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man, Raymond Pettibone, posed sitting and wearing a hat in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Panoramic view from street of Martin Lein/Lien's funeral procession, showing Main and Water Streets before the flood of 1911. The procession includes sever...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elderly woman in a long skirt sitting on the front steps of a house.
Description: View of Main Street, lined with the fire department, city clerk's office, and Pugh's Battery - Electric Shop.
Description: Image of the front of the Spaulding residence about 1900.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man posed sitting and wearing a suit jacket, tie, and hat, and a Ho-Chunk woman posed standing and holding a wool shawl weari...
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...
Description: Three men pose next to a silo that is under construction, with wood scaffolding around it.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Groups of Ho-Chunk and non-Indians gather on the streets of Black River Falls during the 1908 Homecoming Celebration.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a large Ho-Chunk group posed in front of a painted backdrop, including five men, three women, three girls, and two smaller children. The...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Winter scene of a snowbank in the middle of the north side of Main Street between Water and First Streets, Black River Falls, Wisconsin. Storefronts identi...
Description: Elevated view of the fire at the McGillivray factory. Horse-drawn vehicles and onlookers are on the road in the foreground.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: A panoramic view of Black River Falls' flooded streets, possibly taken during the flood of 1911. Three men are standing on the sidewalk next to the "Tollac...
Description: A Ho-Chunk man dressed in a mix of native and contemporary clothing dances around singers seated around a drumn, ca. 1908. Ho-Chunk men sitting and standin...
Description: Elevated view of the fire at the McGillivray factory. Onlookers are standing in the road in the foreground.
Date: 1901 before
Description: South side of Main Street from the intersection with Merrill Street. Various storefronts are visible on the left, including J. M. McCormick Dry Goods and G...
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