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Description: Interior of room with a piano and bookcase desk.
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior view of a dining room table with place settings and a birthday cake.
Description: Interior of a general store displaying various merchandise in glass cases, shelves and counters.
Description: Interior of living room/parlor, hall, and staircase.
Description: A woman washes clothes in a tub on the back steps of a farmhouse. In the background, clothes hang on a clothesline.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Interior view of a kitchen in a logging camp with light coming in from a window on the far right. Two men are posing standing, and another man is sitting i...
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: Amos Elliot, pioneer stage coach driver, enjoying a quiet evening at home with his second wife, and her daughter (center), Stella Hart.
Description: Two women and a man wash dishes in a tent.
Description: A large group of people sit outdoors at a long table underneath an awning. Probably at the Matt Olson Farm Campground, presently the site of Perry Creek Pa...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Eight people posing in front of a one-story clapboard house holding possessions. The man on the far left is holding a gun and wears a ammunition belt aroun...
Description: Interior of a parlor showing a piano and rocking chairs.
Description: Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) woman cutting roots for medicine. A quilt hangs on a line in the background and a chicken walks near the women.
Description: A large group of men and women sit for a banquet in an unfinished building.
Description: Woman, probably Edna Richards Turner, posing with her potted plants. The Methodist Church is in the background.
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: Interior of bedroom with bed, door, dressing table, and mantle.
Description: Group of women and girls, and one large dog, posing standing and sitting around three picnic tables. Horses are grazing in the background.
Description: Four women sitting on a bed, walls displaying a tennis racquet and photographs.
Description: Six women sewing by hand and with a sewing machine. A dog is in the room and the calendar on the wall shows December 1901.
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