Robert Campagna Photographs

Iowa photographer Robert Campagna made a series of visits to the Meskwaki Settlement during 1999, documenting individuals and the summer powwow celebration. His images were created as a parallel study to the photographic record created by Duren H. Ward in 1905 for the State Historical Society of Iowa. Copyright © 1999. All Rights Reserved. Cannot be used without written permission.

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Ardelia Davenport

Danya Keahna, Laurenwhite Breath, Baby Girl Keahna

Dave Davenport

Delonda, Rhonda, Roxanne, Annamae Pushetonequa

Donetta Wanatee and Leon Max Bear Jr.

Erin Jefferson, Bryan Ackerman, Kayla Ackerman

Frank Wanatee

Frank, Darell, Donald Wanatee

Gaylen Reed Morgan, Clara Young Bear Morgan

Gordon Lasley Sr.

Iowa Governor Vilsack visits

Jerry, Jerika, Jessica Young Bear

Johnanna, Maryann, Johnathan Buffalo

Jon Papakee, Joshua and Dakotah

Josh Williamson

Kristen Jefferson and Brittany Johnson

Nadine Big Bear, Erik Head, Sophilia Keahna

Orrie Lasley

Rhonda, DeLonda, Delray, Delson, Yolanda Pushetonequa

Seandre Tyon

Steve Poweshiek