Search the Wisconsin Historical Society's collections

Searching for

Refine by

Results 1-20 of 66

Photograph

Studio Portrait of the Browneagle Sisters

Date: 1903
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two small Ho-Chunk girls posing sitting in chairs. The girl on the left is wearing a few necklaces, mocca...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of Jasper Blowsnake

Date: 
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk man posing sitting on a prop stone wall. His hat, which has a German silver hat ba...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of Henry Greencrow

Date: 1900
Description: Waist-up studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk man with long hair posing sitting. He is wearing a suit, necktie, and a button with a...
Photograph

Portrait of Four Cloud and Son

Date: 
Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk men posing standing in front of a painted backdrop and holding hands. The young man on the left is wearing a suit, bandana,...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of John Johnson

Date: 1905
Description: Studio portrait of John Johnson, a Nebraska Winnebago, posing sitting on a chair in front of a painted backdrop with his legs crossed. He is wearing a suit...
Photograph

Two Ho-Chunk Women

Date: 
Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women posing sitting in front of a painted backdrop. They are both wearing several necklaces, earrings, beaded collars, and...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of the Father of Ben Decorah

Date: 
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man with short hair posing sitting. He is wearing a suit coat and plaid shirt. Identified as the father of Ben...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Luke Eagle

Date: 
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman, Mr. and Mrs. Luke Eagle, posinh sitting in front of a painted backdrop. The man on the left is wea...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of Lucy Dot Redbird Brown

Date: 1909
Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk woman posing standing in front of a painted backdrop. Her right arm is resting on a draped chair and she is wearing sev...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of Henry Rice Hill and Wife

Date: 
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman and man posing standing in front of a prop wooden fence and painted backdrop. The woman on the left has her...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of Charles Smith and Wife

Date: 
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman posing sitting in front of a painted backdrop. The man on the left is wearing a suit coat, beaded s...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of Luke Snowball and Annie Waukon

Date: 1890
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk couple, Annie Waukon (HumpMeNuKah) and Luke (Duke) Snowball (NySaGaShiskKah). Anni...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of Melvin Miner, Wife Kate Thunder Miner, and a Child

Date: 
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman wearing several necklaces and earrings, sitting on the left. She is holding a Ho-Chunk child wearing a gorget. A Ho-Chu...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of Betsy Thunder

Date: 
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman posing sitting in front of a painted backdrop wearing several necklaces, earrings, file bracelets, and a ribbon work sk...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of Young Ho-Chunk Man

Date: 1886
Description: Full-length studio portrait of (Hoonk Ha Ga Kah) (Son of [Wa Con Cha Kah[ John Thunder aka Dr. Thunder and [We Hon Pe Kaw] Lucy Bear, Thunder). He is leani...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of John Thunder

Date: 
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man posing standing in front of a prop wooden fence and a stump in front of a painted backdrop. He is weari...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of Nellie and Kate Winneshiek

Date: 1901
Description: Studio portrait of Ho-Chunk sisters, Nellie Winneshiek Twocrow Redcloud, (WaConChaWinKah) and her older sister, Kate Winneshiek Lonetree (WauKonChawKooWinK...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of Two Ho-Chunk Women

Date: 1896
Description: Studio full-length portrait of two unidentified Ho-Chunk women posing in front of a painted backdrop. The woman standing on the left is wearing several nec...
Photograph

Two Ho-Chunk Women in Regalia

Date: 
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two unidentified women in traditional clothing with traditional necklaces and strips of silk...
Photograph

Studio Portrait of a Ho-Chunk Woman

Date: 
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman posing sitting with her hands in her lap. She is wearing several necklaces, a traditional blouse, earrings, and hair ri...

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: