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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.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.
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.
Description: Four women sit in or near a hammock and attend to their embroidery while a young boy sits at their feet.
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...
Date: date unknown
Description: Two women stand outside the doorway of a log house in winter. They are posed with a washtub, broom and dust pan.
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...
Description: Woman lying on a bed, walls displaying a tennis racquet and photographs.
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...
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...
Description: Three women set a long picnic table while two men and a young boy stand nearby.
Description: Woman putting on a hat in front of a dressing table mirror.
Description: Two women sitting at a table, one is reading a newspaper, possibly Mildred Castle.
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,...
Description: Two women work in a garden. One of the women is picking vegetables, while the other woman hangs laundry.
Description: A woman washes clothes in a tub on the back steps of a farmhouse. In the background, clothes hang on a clothesline.
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...
Description: Woman, probably Edna Richards Turner, posing with her potted plants. The Methodist Church is in the background.
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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