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Description: A portrait of two women sitting in a horse-drawn buggy stopped in front of a wooden fence and a log house. Photographer's shawdow is in foreground.
Date: date unknown
Description: A heavily retouched waist-up studio portrait of a young man in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a suit coat and tie along with a hat.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two Ho-Chunk women posed sitting wearing several necklaces, earrings, and shawls wrapped around their wai...
Description: Two men sit in a buggy pulled by a horse wearing a fly-net. The buggy pauses in front of a frame house.
Description: Collapsed wooden building, possibly at the Jackson County Fairgrounds, probably due to a tornado.
Description: A man with a bandaged foot sits in a chair holding crutches for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a suit jacket, hat, and tro...
Description: Three Ho-Chunk men and three Ho-Chunk women posed standing in front of tents in a field. The women are wrapped in plaid fringed shawls, and the men are wea...
Description: Two women and an elderly man reading in a room.
Description: A "cart before the horse" rig advertising the "A.F. Werner, Bargains in Everything, Black River Falls, Wis.", with a man wearing a fake bushy beard and hol...
Description: Barber shop with customers and shaving mug rack. African American man is probably Frank Lyons.
Description: Two women and a man posed by a piano.
Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a European American man with light-colored short hair and a moustache, posed sitting wearing a high-buttoned and dark-colored p...
Description: Two men stand on top of a load of logs that is pulled by a team of two horses.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: A boy and a man hold up small white pine trees while workers plant them at Alexander Lake's nursery.
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...
Description: Full-length tudio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man posed sitting in a fringed chair in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a suit, bandana, hat, and a rin...
Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women posed in front of a painted backdrop. The woman on the left is standing and the woman on the right is sitting, and bo...
Description: View from field of several individuals around a large pile of brush under spits near a rough short fence and lodge. Possibly a feast fire at a powwow.
Description: Seated woman, standing man, and cat posing on the porch of a house. Fire hydrant in front of the house.
Description: Men posed in a snow-covered loggers camp displaying three teams of two oxen and six teams of two horses.
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