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Family Gathering

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Group portrait of Sherwin Gillett's extended family. Top row: Gerald Baumeister, son of Sherwin's sister, Helen; Lorin Gillett, son of Sherwin; Rufus Gille...

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Description: Full-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two women wearing fancy hats and tailored suits.

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Description: A little girl wearing a dress and a frilly hat posed on a bench. She is posed in front of a painted backdrop, and at her feet is a fur rug.

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Description: A woman is posed gazing into a mirror 'pond' while reading a book.

Date: 1956 

Description: Guests gathered for Sherwin and Emma Gillett's 50 Wedding Anniversary banquet.

Date: 1913 

Description: Fennimore High School sewing class poses in classroom. Mathilda Monteith was the instructor.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Five miners inside a lead mine.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Full-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Emma Gillett with their German Shepherd, Monday.

Date: 1966 

Description: Sherwin and Emma Gillett posing for their 60th Wedding Anniversary with their 1906 portraits in a frame behind them.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young man holding a shotgun, and two dogs posing on a sheepskin rug.

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Description: Teacher and students. The students are posed seated at their desks inside the school. The teacher is Mrs. Rose Chitwood.

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Description: Portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Emma Schmitt (the future Mrs. Sherwin Gillett) and her sister Elena. The frame has the S. Gillett imprint, but t...

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Description: View from back of classroom of teacher and students during a class. There is a student standing at the chalkboard, and the teacher is standing behind her d...

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Lorin Gillett

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sherwin Gillett's son Lorin playing an organ. He is posed in front of a painted backdrop. On the organ is written: "Beethoven Organ Co., Washington, N.J. U...

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Description: A portrait of Sherwin Gillett.

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Description: Woman standing at sewing exhibit that includes dresses, children's clothes, aprons, and hats. Mathilda Monteith was the instructor of the sewing class.

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Description: A man and a woman stand on the customer side of the counters. Phil Hof stands with a large knife behind a tabled covered with meat, while Sam and Herman Ho...

Date: 1916 

Description: Studio group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of the Gillett children, left to right: Sherry (b. 1913), Lorin (b. 1915), and Harry (b. 1910).

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Sunday School Class

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Emma Schmitt's (the future Mrs. Sherwin Gillett) Sunday School class. Emma is in the first one on the left in the first row.

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Description: View from front of room of teacher and students in classroom of one room schoolhouse. There is a large stove on the right, and the teacher stands behind th...

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