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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: View across grassy field towards a large group of men, horses and horse-drawn vehicles posing along a wooden fence with a gate. There is a farmyard with a...

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Description: Group of women and girls, and one large dog, posed standing and sitting around three picnic tables. Horses are grazing in the background.

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Dressing up the Dog

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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.

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Description: Five men stand in a row behind a stove and long tables. Interior of what may be a lumber camp cook shack.

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

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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...

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Description: Interior of a general store displaying various merchandise in glass cases, shelves and counters.

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Description: Man posed seated and another man standing in a large room, perhaps a shop of some kind, at a table set for a large meal. Both men are wearing aprons. On th...

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Description: Double exposure. The dominant image is an outdoor portrait of three unidentified women posing sitting on a porch and eating. The fainter image is an outdoo...

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Description: Interior view of a log cabin. Inside there is a wood stove, bench, table, kerosene lamp, and various household items and a dog.

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Baby with Bottle

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of a baby suckling on a bottle. The child is sitting upright dressed in a white gown, with his right hand resting on the chair arm, and his...

Photograph

Men in Encampment

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Description: Four men pose in a two-tent encampment with a dog and various campground implements.

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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.

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...

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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: Outdoor portrait of five children and various dolls in front of a small wooden structure or cabin. A boy is standing on the left side, holding the handle t...

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

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Bedroom Interior

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Description: Interior of a bedroom with a bed, wicker chair, and walls displaying a tennis racquet and photographs.

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Description: Interior of living room/parlor, hall, and staircase.

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