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Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.
Date: date unknown
Description: Group of men and a boy posed holding logging tools and standing in front of tents on the banks of a river, probably just south of Black River Falls. A man...
Description: A woman stands on a road that travels through a farm. There are several farm buildings visible along with a wagon.
Description: Baby in buggy on the west side of South First Street. Image shows the intersection of First and Main Streets. Storefronts identified, from left to right,...
Description: Interior view of a log cabin with antlers hanging on a wall. Items of clothing are hanging from the various antlers. Also, there is a table set with dishes...
Description: Two women and a man wash dishes in a tent.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elderly woman in a long skirt sitting on the front steps of a house.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Group of fifteen women gathered around three tables behind a home, probably the DMC Club, an exclusive social and sewing society named for an imported bran...
Description: Interior of living room/parlor, hall, and staircase.
Description: Interior of bedroom with bed, door, dressing table, and mantle.
Description: A panoramic view of the interior of a bakery, with one man standing by the oven on the right and another man standing near the center between racks of brea...
Description: A portrait of a family of five, husband, wife, two daughters and an infant, standing by a fence in front of a small house. Laundry is hanging on a clothesl...
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...
Description: Potted plants in a bay window.
Description: Three women set a long picnic table while two men and a young boy stand nearby.
Description: Interior of a bedroom with a dresser, bed, and collage of photographs.
Description: A girl sits in a rocking chair as a young woman commands a dog who is dressed in dark clothing to sit. A piano or organ is in the background.
Description: Man posed seated and another man standing in a large room, perhaps a shop of some kind, at a table set for a large meal. Both men are wearing aprons. On th...
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: Four men wearing white aprons attend to kitchen duties outdoors at a campsite. There is a tent in the background.
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