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Crochet Club

Date: 1900 ca.

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

Photograph

Dressing up the Dog

Date:  date unknown

Description: A girl sits in a rocking chair as a young woman commands a dog who is dressed in dark clothing to sit. A piano or organ is in the background.

Date:  date unknown

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:  date unknown

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...

Date: 1898 ca.

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

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Outdoor Meal

Date:  

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

Date:  

Description: A family is posed in a dining room with a woman seated and holding a small child. A man is seated at a desk in the corner, with a young girl standing nearb...

Date: 1900 

Description: Woman putting on a hat in front of a dressing table mirror.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a European American woman posed standing. She is resting her left hand on the back of a chair...

Photograph

Ho-Chunk Group

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Description: Group of Ho-Chunk men, women, and children huddled in a circle, and in smaller groups outside the circle. They are near several summer lodges. Probably a m...

Date:  date unknown

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...

Date: 1916 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Simon Overby at home in their parlor with books, family portraits, and an organ with sheet music. Mr. Overby sits in a chair with a cane and a...

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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.

Date:  date unknown

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Five women pose for a group portrait in front of a painted backdrop with various household articles such as an iron, feather duster, platter, cup, pitcher,...

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...

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...

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Description: Seven women and two men gather for tea, while one of the men plays a guitar. They are posed in the corner of a room.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Five children, three women, and a man posed sitting, and four women and a man standing, around a picnic in a yard in front of wooden buildings. Probably th...

Date:  date unknown

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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