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Description: Full-length studio portrait of a man posed standing next to an upholstered chair in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a belted jacket and has a mo...

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Description: View looking down hill of bridge, probably the Harrison Street Bridge, leading into town over the river. There is a man standing on the bridge, and a blurr...

Photograph

Logging Camp

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Description: Men posed sitting and standing in a logging camp in front of a steam locomotive. A man in the middle foreground is posed sitting and playing a concertina....

Photograph

Washing Dishes

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Description: Two women and a man wash dishes in a tent.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: In this photograph, copied by Van Schaick from another photographer, Wild West show promoter Tom Roddy stands on the far right with his cast of performers...

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Description: Teams of men and horses work in a field. Two smokestacks and additional agricultural machinery are visible in the background.

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Description: Three men scythe a field, possibly of wheat. Behind the men there are three children and a woman standing in a row.

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Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an elderly European American man with a gray van dyke beard and bald head posed sitting with his left leg...

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Description: Quarter-length copy photograph of a studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman. She wears drop earrings and many beaded necklaces.

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Description: A studio portrait of a couple and an infant sit behind a board painted with a decorative rowboat in front of a painted backdrop. The man and woman are both...

Photograph

Man in Wagon

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Description: J.A. "Abe" Bailey, the horse dealer, at the corner of Second and Fillmore streets, looking east, with a wagon and team of two horses.

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Description: Interior view of Yep Sing's Chinese Laundry. Clothing is hung on a line and Yep Sing (second from left), Anna Erickson (center), and Carrie Aldra (right) p...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of two young Ho-Chunk women posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop and a studio prop fence. They are wearing white bead necklaces and...

Date: 1942-12-25 

Description: This hand-drawn map shows the highways and features in the Rock Lake-Lake Mills area in the towns of Aztalan and Lake Mills, Jefferson County, Wisconsin. T...

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Description: Posed at the kitchen door, these women display implements used for daily household tasks such as washing, scrubbing, sweeping, and child care.

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Description: Eight group exposures of three men in a photography studio posing in front of a painted backdrop. From left to right, starting in the upper left corner: re...

Photograph

Men Plowing Field

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Description: Probably a first plowing of land after the trees and stumps have been removed by grubbing. Many roots still remain, and the "breaking plow" turns a wide fu...

Photograph

Bakery Panorama

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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...

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Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman, Elizabeth Thundercloud Hall, posed standing near a chair draped with a four-inch row beaded and fringed shawl. She is...

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Description: A farm family poses in their living room. Seated from left to right is John Dietrich, Grace Bowman, and Mrs. Lizzie Macke Dietrich. Standing behind them ar...

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