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Description: Indian dance on snowshoes. (Plate 14)."In the northern latitudes of America, where the winters are long and very severe, from the heavy falls of snow which...
Description: Indians on snowshoes hunting buffaloes immobilized by snow (Plate 15). "In this plate is illustrated the mode alluded to in the preceding page, of the Indi...
Description: Buffalo wounded by spear or arrow in the snow (Plate 16)."The reader has here, a striking illustration of the deadly effects of the Indian's arrow, and als...
Description: Indians on snowshoes hunting buffaloes trapped in snow (Plate 17). "In this view the reader is introduced to the optimum of dreariness and severity which t...
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: Winter scene of North Broadway at Cass Street, De Pere, Wisconsin. Streets are snow covered.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Winter view of the Wisconsin State Hospital For The Insane (Mendota Mental Health Institute).
Description: Stereograph (also known as a stereoview) of woman, man and child outdoors on a farm with snow on the ground. The woman is wearing bloomers and is holding a...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Winter scene with two teams line up on a snowy field during a football game at the Jackson County Fairgrounds.
Date: 1881 ca.
Description: Archie Young and crew at Yellow River camp.
Description: Stereograph of woman, man and child outdoors on a farm with snow on the ground. The woman is wearing bloomers and is holding a bucket in the process of doi...
Description: Winter scene from the corner of 7th Street after the "big snow" of 1881, Sheboygan, Wisconsin.
Description: View in winter from Lake Mendota of skaters near shoreline of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Science Hall and the Chemical Laboratory building...
Date: 1898 after
Description: Exterior of main entrance of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1896-03-08 ca.
Description: Three men stand near a large iceboat owned by Dutton and Wheeler on Lake Mendota.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Chippewa Falls during the winter.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Bucolic scene in Wisconsin illustrates agricultural prosperity after the depression.
Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Prison.
Description: View of the old Will homestead. The home retains the original Pommer Fachwerk.
Description: Winter view down Capitol Avenue, possibly in Maple Bluff.
Description: Students and adults of the State School for the Blind pose for a group portrait in front of the building.
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