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Description: Men play horseshoes outside of the Merchants Inn.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across road of three men, three women, a girl and a boy posing standing near a wooden fence. There is a trap pulled by a single horse with blinders pa...

Date: 1908 

Description: A cattail mat–covered wigwam (ciiporoke) and a small teepee were set up in a mock Ho-Chunk village for the 1908 homecoming celebration.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Woman and a group of boys, and girls posed standing and sitting on the steps in front of a brick building, probably a school group and possibly the Black R...

Date:  

Description: Large group of men, women, and children posed in front of the doorway of a small frame building, near a wagon.

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Description: Woman standing in a field holding the branch of a tree.

Photograph

Band in the Country

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Eleven uniformed musicians holding their instruments stand in a semi-circle, with the two drummers seated with their drums. The band consists of 2 trombone...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of five young boys and a dog, posed standing in a line in front of some trees. The dog is at the end of the line on the right, sitting on to...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of thirteen men, women, and children posed outdoors for a group portrait. A dog is standing off to the left. According to text on the back of the p...

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Description: One man and four women gather around a picnic table.

Date:  

Description: Two women seated on a porch, one holding a baby, and a girl riding a rocking horse.

Photograph

Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of men posed holding logging tools, while standing and sitting on log benches. There is snow on the ground. On the left behind the group is...

Date:  

Description: View across road of an older Ho-Chunk woman, wearing a shawl over her shoulders and several necklaces, walking across a bridge on a board sidewalk. Two oth...

Photograph

Men Outside of Tent

Date:  

Description: A group of men pose with pots and pans outside of a tent, probably at the present day site of Perry Creek Park.

Photograph

Memorial Day Parade

Date: 1902 

Description: Grand Army of the Republic in Memorial Day Parade. During the 1890s and 1900s, most of the 45 to 65 age group of men were Civil War veterans, and belonged...

Date:  

Description: A portrait of an elderly couple sitting on steps leading into a frame house. On the right is a metal structure that is probably part of a windmill.

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Description: Ho-Chunk men and boys posed sitting and standing in a field, probably watching a baseball game.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Two women standing in the doorway of a house, numbered 419.

Photograph

York Iron Works

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down hill of York Iron Works. On the left are charcoal kilns, and in the far background is the town.

Date: 1904 

Description: Nine girls posed standing and wearing patriotic costumes. One girl is holding a flag of the United States. Probably a smaller group, from a total of twenty...

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