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Description: Two young women, one sitting and one standing, pose with a letter for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. Both of the women are well-dressed...

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Railroad Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across river towards a railroad train on a railroad bridge crossing the river. There are signs and graffiti painted on the rocks below.

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Description: Two teams of horses pull two self-binders through a field. The self-binder came into use after the reaper, both of which were superceded by the combine.

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Description: A studio portrait of a seated man and woman with a small girl sitting on their laps. The woman and girl are wearing dresses. The man is wearing a suit jack...

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Automobile and Plow

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: View down dirt road towards a man, seen from behind, sitting on a plow pulled by a team of two horses, near an automobile facing the camera. Next to the au...

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Description: Herd of horses passing through town on Main Street. Western range horses were brought in unbroken and sold to farmers at low prices. Storefronts, identifie...

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Description: A woman poses in a carriage that is pulled by a one horse team while crossing a bridge.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Ho-Chunk couple, Belle Hall Greencrow (AhHooSkaWinKah), standing, and Henry Greencrow (CooNooZeeKah), seated, in front of a painted back...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Girls walking in a parade, probably on Memorial Day.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk man posed sitting on a prop stone wall on the left, wearing a suit and bandana and holding a h...

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Sign on Fence Post

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Fence and sign that says, "Dusty Roads and Weary Willies are Strictly Forbidden."

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Description: Ho-Chunk man smoking a cigar and wearing a duck bone breast plate and fur pants on the left, and a European American man wearing a suit, bow tie, and straw...

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Description: Four women and a man seated on the front porch of a frame house.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two young Ho-Chunk women posed and wearing several necklaces, earrings, file bracelets, and rings, and wi...

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Switchboard Room

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Description: Telephone switchboard room.

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Flooded River

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view across river at flood stage, with piles of logs and timber caught near rocks. A flooded small building is surrounded by water, and has an adv...

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Description: Volunteer fire fighters prepare to put out a fire on a roof. The fire company's hose cart is the vehicle with two large wheels which was attached to any av...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View down drive of a farm family posed in front of their farmhouse and farm buildings. An older man and woman are posed sitting. Three women stand nearby,...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio group portrait of young Ho-Chunk men posing in front of a painted backdrop. Standing from left to right are George Otter Jr. (HayChoKah), Johnnie Th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting and wearing several necklaces. Betsy Thunder, who was reportedly a medicine woman.

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