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Description: Two Ho-Chunk women lean on a rough-hewn table in front of a wooden building which has a ladder against the side leading to the roof. The woman on the left...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.
Description: Three women pose among set banquet tables, probably at the Freeman House dining room where a meal was twenty-five cents.
Description: A group of men and women eat at a table underneath a tent awning.
Description: A family is posed in a dining room with a woman seated and holding a small child. A man is seated at a desk in the corner, with a young girl standing nearb...
Description: Woman in a rocking chair reading a book in front of a fireplace.
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,...
Description: Group of women and girls, and one large dog, posed standing and sitting around three picnic tables. Horses are grazing in the background.
Description: Interior of a bedroom with a dresser, bed, and collage of photographs.
Description: The household staff (probably Swedish) for one family home, including laundresses, cooks, parlor maids, and scullery girls with their various work utensils...
Description: A large group of men, women and children gather for a picnic in a grove of trees near a frame house.
Description: View from road of woman standing next to a chair on the porch of a wooden frame house behind a fence and a sidewalk.
Description: Interior of a general store displaying various merchandise in glass cases, shelves and counters.
Description: Studio portrait of a European American girl posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop, holding a Ho-Chunk cradle board with a china-headed doll. She is...
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...
Description: Display of doilies for sale in a store window.
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...
Description: Group of Ho-Chunk men, women, and children huddled in a circle, and in smaller groups outside the circle. They are near several summer lodges. Probably a m...
Description: Studio portrait of two women sitting in front of three standing women, all holding household items, including: pie, iron, cup, towel, platter, and glasses....
Description: Interior of a dining room with place settings on the table.
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