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Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elderly woman in a long skirt sitting on the front steps of a house.

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...

Date:  date unknown

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...

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Description: A Ho-Chunk winter lodge frame without skins, cattail matting, or fabric. In the background among trees is another Ho-Chunk lodge, tent, and wooden building...

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Dining Room

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Description: Interior of a dining room with place settings on the table.

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Murray House

Date:  date unknown

Description: Large group posed sitting and standing around a long table in front of a two-story frame house, probably the W.T. Murray home at Tenth and Main Streets.

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Description: Three women set a long picnic table while two men and a young boy stand nearby.

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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...

Date:  date unknown

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,...

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Parlor Interior

Date:  

Description: Interior of a parlor with a knickknack table and articles.

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DMC Club

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...

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Description: A man wearing an apron cooks over an open fire at a campsite near a tent. Smoke or sunlight obscures the image.

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Large Picnic Group

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Description: A large picnicking group sits at a long table among a grove of trees.

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Woman on a Farm

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Description: A woman stands on a road that travels through a farm. There are several farm buildings visible along with a wagon.

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

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Picnic by a River

Date:  date unknown

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Amos Elliot, pioneer stage coach driver, enjoying a quiet evening at home with his second wife, and her daughter (center), Stella Hart.

Date:  date unknown

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

Date:  date unknown

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...

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Description: Seven women and two men gather for tea, while one of the men plays a guitar. They are posed in the corner of a room.

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