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Studio Portrait of Ho-Chunk Group in Regalia

Studio Portrait of Ho-Chunk Group in Regalia | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women sitting in front of two Ho-Chunk men and a Ho-Chunk woman posing standing, all wearing regalia. The group is in front of a painted backdrop. The women sitting and standing are wearing several necklaces and earrings. The standing woman and men also wear ribbon work clothing, and the man standing on the left is holding a medicine bag. Identified standing are John Hazen Hill (HaNaKah), left, Alec (Alex) Lonetree (NaENeeKeeKah), and Mary Clara Blackhawk, daughter of Lucy Emerson Brown; sitting are Lucy Emerson Brown, left, and Lucy Long-Wolf Winneshiek (ShunkChunkAWinKah).
Image ID:61591
Creation Date:1900   ca.
Creator Name:Van Schaick, Charles
City:Black River Falls
Collection Name:Van Schaick, Charles : Charles Van Schaick photographs and negatives, circa 1880-circa 1940)
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:(V22)2806
Original Dimensions:6 x 4.3 inches
This image was used in "People of the Big Voice," published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press (2011).
Clothing and dress
Ho Chunk Indians
Indian beadwork
Civil War, 1861-1865
Indoor photography
Portraits, Group
Studios and dark rooms

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