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Washing Dishes

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Description: Two women and a man wash dishes in a tent.

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Description: Ho-Chunk women and men posed sitting in front of and under cloth awnings on blankets with their backs to the camera, probably a powwow. On the blankets are...

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Description: A portrait of a family of five, husband, wife, two daughters and an infant, standing by a fence in front of a small house. Laundry is hanging on a clothesl...

Date: 1890 

Description: The household staff (probably Swedish) for one family home, including laundresses, cooks, parlor maids, and scullery girls with their various work utensils...

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Description: Two men and three women sitting down to a meal, possibly Mr. and Mrs. Merlin Hull on the left, and Mr. and Mrs. George Hull on the right, father and son.

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Men Outside of Tent

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Description: A group of men pose with pots and pans outside of a tent, probably at the present day site of Perry Creek Park.

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Description: Woman posed sitting on the porch of a wooden building and sewing a hat, probably a milliner in front of her shop. A small girl is sitting in a rocking chai...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Three unidentified women and an infant pose in front of a log home located near Wittenberg. It seemed strange to many Ho-Chunk to live in a house that was...

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Banquet Gathering

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Description: A large group of men and women sit for a banquet in an unfinished building.

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Bakery Panorama

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Description: Wide angle view of the interior of a bakery, with one man standing by the oven on the right and another man standing near the center between racks of bread...

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Van Schaick Family

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Description: Charles J. Van Schaick and his family at the dinner table. He had three sons; Shirley, born 1885, Roy, born 1887, and Harold, born 1889. Both husband and w...

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Woman on a Farm

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Description: A woman stands on a road that travels through a farm. There are several farm buildings visible along with a wagon.

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Description: Interior view of a log cabin. Inside there is a wood stove, bench, table, kerosene lamp, and various household items and a dog.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.

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Women at Sewing Bee

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Description: Seven women gathered at a sewing bee.

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Description: Ho-Chunk summer lodges behind a fence surrounded by trees. In the foreground is a wagon.

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Outdoor Meal

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Description: A group of men and women eat at a table underneath a tent awning.

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Description: Five men stand in a row behind a stove and long tables. Interior of what may be a lumber camp cook shack.

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Description: A Ho-Chunk group dressed in regalia gather behind an elderly woman and child. The man with the rifle has an appliqué blanket wrapped around him as does the...

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Description: Two women stand for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. They are wearing aprons over their long dresses and are holding hands.

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