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Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.
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: 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: Studio portrait of a baby suckling on a bottle. Child sits upright dressed in a white gown, right hand resting on chair arm, left hand over a glass bottle...
Description: Interior of a dining room with place settings on the table.
Description: Interior with piano and a typewriter on a desk.
Description: Two women, two men, and two girls posed standing in front of a wooden house (probably the backyard), near a clothesline with drying wash. Two boys are stan...
Description: Two women work in a garden. One of the women is picking vegetables, while the other woman hangs laundry.
Description: Interior of a parlor with a knickknack table and articles.
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 picnicking group sits at a long table among a grove of trees.
Description: Interior of living room/parlor, hall, and staircase.
Description: Four men and seven women posed sitting and standing around a picnic on the edge of a river, with a man standing on a bridge in the background. First man on...
Description: Woman in a rocking chair reading a book in front of a fireplace.
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: Four women sitting on a bed, walls displaying a tennis racquet and photographs.
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: Seven women gathered at a sewing bee.
Description: Interior of a bedroom with a bed, wicker chair, and walls displaying a tennis racquet and photographs.
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