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Train Wreck

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Derailed locomotive and coal car in the snow. Wreck on the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis, and Omaha Railway, locomotive #287, in the vicinity of Black Riv...

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Darnell House

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man posed standing on a board sidewalk in front of a two-story frame house. Probably Dr. L.P. Gaillardet in front of the Darnell House, which was later mov...

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.

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Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk men posed sitting in front of a Ho-Chunk man posed standing in front of a painted backdrop. The man sitting on the left is...

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Baby with Bottle

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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...

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Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk girl posed sitting near a prop wood fence draped with a plaid fringed shawl. She is wearing s...

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Description: A studio portrait of two women standing near a chair and reading from the same book in front of a painted backdrop. They both wear similar black dresses an...

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Description: Crowd watching a railway crane lift a boxcar from the Chicago and Northwestern Railway back on the track.

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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: Copy photograph of a poor quality studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man posed standing. He is wearing a suit, hat, and shawl over his shoulder. This is possibl...

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Description: In a farmyard, a man displays two horses while a woman rests on a bike. Behind them is a tall structure with a ladder, perhaps a windmill.

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Brass Band

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Brass band musicians in uniform pose with their instruments.

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Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. They are wearing light-colored dresses, fringed shawls, and hair ribbon...

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Description: View from distance of arbor with tents and a few awnings surrounding it. A few individuals are sitting underneath in the shade. Possibly a Ho-Chunk powwow...

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Description: Crowd gathered at the intersection of Main Street and First Street for a performance by the town band, around a man holding a dog wearing a coat with words...

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Description: Crowd watching a strongman lift a wagon wheel.

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Description: Studio portrait of an elderly woman wearing a black dress and bonnet stands for a studio portrait near a chair in front of a backdrop.

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a seated man with beard.

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Description: A group of three women and three men relaxing near tents decorated with foliage and American flags. One of the men is holding a bicycle.

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Description: Woman standing on the wooden porch of a brick house moving her hands.

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