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"Evolution of Homes on Sac and Fox Reservation," Date Unknown

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This image is a scrapbook page showing how Meskwaki houses changed over time.
Courtesy of State Historical Society of Iowa, Breid, Jacob


These images are featured on a page of a scrapbook showing photographs of the Meskwaki in the early 20th century. The photographs shows traditional Meskwaki housing alongside typical 20th century American houses. 

Transcript of "Evolution of Homes on Sac and Fox Reservation"

Source-Dependent Questions

  • What does the title at the top of this scrapbook page imply? What do the photos show about the changes to Meskwaki homes?
  • Describe the difference you see in the houses in these photographs.