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Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Eight people posing in front of a one-story clapboard house holding possessions. The man on the far left is holding a gun and wears a ammunition belt aroun...
Description: Ho-Chunk summer lodges in a field. The lodge in the center has a stove pipe coming out the top. On the left is what appears to be a grinding wheel mounted...
Description: A group of men, women, and children sit at a long table in a grove of trees enjoying a picnic.
Date: date unknown
Description: A woman (possibly a member of the Weller family) sweeps a board sidewalk with a broom. On the left is the Weller home, and next to it is the Carl Lund hous...
Description: A girl stands in a shrubbery arch in front of a house, probably the yard and house of the Spaulding family.
Description: The household staff (probably Swedish) for one family home, including laundresses, cooks, parlor maids, and scullery girls with their various work utensils...
Description: Six women sewing by hand and with a sewing machine. A dog is in the room and the calendar on the wall shows December 1901.
Description: View across grassy field towards a large group of men, horses and horse-drawn vehicles posing along a wooden fence with a gate. There is a farmyard with a...
Description: Four women sitting on a bed, walls displaying a tennis racquet and photographs.
Description: Group of men and a boy posed holding logging tools and standing in front of tents on the banks of a river, probably just south of Black River Falls. A man...
Description: A large group of men and women sit for a banquet in an unfinished building.
Description: A large group of men, women and children gather for a picnic in a grove of trees near a frame house.
Description: Two women stand outside the doorway of a log house in winter. They are posed with a washtub, broom and dust pan.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two young Ho-Chunk women and a Ho-Chunk infant, the woman on the left wearing regalia and the woman on th...
Description: Outdoor portrait of five children and various dolls in front of a small wooden structure or cabin. A boy is standing on the left side, holding the handle t...
Description: Studio portrait of a European American girl posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop, holding a Ho-Chunk cradle board with a china-headed doll. She is...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elderly woman in a long skirt sitting on the front steps of a house.
Description: Woman putting on a hat in front of a dressing table mirror.
Description: Studio portrait of a baby suckling on a bottle. Child sits upright dressed in a white gown, right hand resting on chair arm, left hand over a glass bottle...
Description: Interior view of a log cabin. Inside there is a wood stove, bench, table, kerosene lamp, and various household items and a dog.
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