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Description: Two women sitting at a table, one is reading a newspaper, possibly Mildred Castle.
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...
Date: date unknown
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...
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: Amos Elliot, pioneer stage coach driver, enjoying a quiet evening at home with his second wife, and her daughter (center), Stella Hart.
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...
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,...
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: 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: Woman in a rocking chair reading a book in front of a fireplace.
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...
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...
Description: Two women and a man wash dishes in a tent.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.
Description: A group of men, women, and children sit at a long table in a grove of trees enjoying a picnic.
Description: Two Ho-Chunk women lean on a rough-hewn table in front of a wooden building which has a ladder against the side leading to the roof. The woman on the left...
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...
Description: Three women set a long picnic table while two men and a young boy stand nearby.
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.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elderly woman in a long skirt sitting on the front steps of a house.
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