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Description: A studio portrait of six women posing in front of a painted backdrop. They are holding household items including an iron, knife, potato, dustpan, broom, pi...
Description: Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) woman cutting roots for medicine. A quilt hangs on a line in the background and a chicken walks near the women.
Description: Two women sitting at a table, one is reading a newspaper, possibly Mildred Castle.
Description: A view of a woman feeding an infant with a bottle while outdoors. The infant is sitting in a wheelbarrow. A scattering of buildings are visible in the back...
Description: A large group of men, women and children gather for a picnic in a grove of trees near a frame house.
Description: Alice Cloud and Mrs. Mallory making frybread at a cranberry camp at Trow’s Marsh. The marsh extends from south of Merrillan to north of Millston. Frybread...
Description: Two women stand outside the doorway of a log house in winter. They are posed with a washtub, broom and dust pan.
Description: Two women stand in the distance overlooking a garden on a farm.
Description: Woman putting on a hat in front of a dressing table mirror.
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.
Description: Three women pose among set banquet tables, probably at the Freeman House dining room where a meal was twenty-five cents.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.
Description: A woman stands on a road that travels through a farm. There are several farm buildings visible along with a wagon.
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: Two women work in a garden. One of the women is picking vegetables, while the other woman hangs laundry.
Description: Woman in a rocking chair reading a book in front of a fireplace.
Description: Posed on the small porch outside the open kitchen door, these women display implements used for daily household tasks such as washing, scrubbing, sweeping,...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two young Ho-Chunk women and a Ho-Chunk infant. The woman sitting on the left is wearing regalia, and the...
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...
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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