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Description: Laurie and Muriel Peterson, children of the photographer, use a high chair to talk on the phone.
Description: Laurie Peterson, son of the photographer, fishes from a rock on a misty morning near the family home near Scandinavia.
Description: James Peterson, son of the photographer, playing the harmonica.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Muriel and Laurie Peterson with sled reflect on the snow conditions near their home in Scandinavia, Wisconsin.
Description: Laurie, Muriel, and James Peterson, children of the photographer, sledding near the family home.
Description: Aerial view looking west-northwest over Silver Lake.
Description: The photographer, Carl A. Peterson, takes a moment to light his pipe while fishing from a boat near the family home.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Mr. Peterson sits in a rocking chair reading the newspaper and smoking a pipe, while Mrs. Peterson stands at the stove with their young son nearby.
Description: Laurie Peterson, son of the photographer, plays in boat. The photograph was originally titled "The Lone Boatsman".
Description: Farmer plowing field with two horses near Scandinavia.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a Swiss chapel built by the Count and Countess Erick Von Bretzel in 1893.
Description: Carl Peterson and his children take a rest while driving their car on a rural dirt road.
Description: Aerial view looking west.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Seven women on stage, apparently in a scene from an amateur theatrical performance, wearing conventional street clothes.
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