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Women Sewing

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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.

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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: Two women sitting at a table, one is reading a newspaper, possibly Mildred Castle.

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Description: A large group of people sit outdoors at a long table underneath an awning. Probably at the Matt Olson Farm Campground, presently the site of Perry Creek Pa...

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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...

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Description: Woman in a rocking chair reading a book in front of a fireplace.

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Description: Amos Elliot, pioneer stage coach driver, enjoying a quiet evening at home with his second wife, and her daughter (center), Stella Hart.

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Description: A woman hangs laundry on a clothesline.

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Description: Four women sit in or near a hammock and attend to their embroidery while a young boy sits at their feet.

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Description: View from road of woman standing next to a chair on the porch of a wooden frame house behind a fence and a sidewalk.

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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: 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...

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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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Woman Sweeping

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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...

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DMC Club

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Description: Group of fifteen women gathered around three tables behind home, probably the DMC Club, an exclusive social and sewing society named for an imported brand...

Date: 1898 ca.

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

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Description: Studio portrait of two women sitting in front of three standing women, all holding household items, including: pie, iron, cup, towel, platter, and glasses....

Date: 1923-09 

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.

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Description: A woman washes clothes in a tub on the back steps of a farmhouse. In the background, clothes already hang on a clothesline.

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Description: An outdoor group portrait of twelve people and two horses. The four men, seven women, one child, and two horses are all standing in front of a house and be...

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