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Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait of three generations of a family.
Description: A portrait of Sherwin Gillett.
Description: Vignetted quarter-length studio portrait of Laura James, in profile. She is the mother of Ada James.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Group portrait of the members of the 1939-1940 Cassville basketball team.
Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a woman in a fur and a lace collar wearing an elaborate light-colored furred and feathered hat.
Description: Woman standing at sewing exhibit that includes dresses, children's clothes, aprons, and hats. Mathilda Monteith was the instructor of the sewing class.
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...
Description: Indoor portrait of Mr. Daniel Fitch Brown, father-in-law of the photographer.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Nelson Dewey on a cabinet card. He is wearing a suit and has a long white beard.
Description: The Glen Haven baseball team in front of a painted backdrop. Names of players: G. Orr, 1st base; T. Ank, center field; D. Orr, left field; Les Orr, Catcher...
Description: The football team from Platteville Normal School.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A family of seven, including a baby, posing on and around a wagon with bales of hay in rocky terrain. There are steep hills behind them.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: An old-time fiddle-maker sitting in his shop holding a fiddle. Other fiddles are displayed on a table.
Description: A woman is posed gazing into a mirror 'pond' while reading a book.
Description: Studio group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of the Gillett children, left to right: Harry (b. 1910), Sherry (b. 1913), and Lorin (b. 1915).
Description: Fennimore High School sewing class poses in classroom. Mathilda Monteith was the instructor.
Description: Five miners inside a lead mine.
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...
Description: Interior of rural schoolroom. A teacher at the back of the room appears to be helping as students of all ages sit working at their desks. A large U.S. Flag...
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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