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Description: Large group of men posed standing and holding logging tools with several teams of oxen and horses in the woods.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of men working on telephone lines from scaffolding attached to the pole in front of the telephone exchange building.
Description: Three photographer's wagons, two owned by C.R. Monroe and the other by N.L. Ellis, in front of tents in the countryside. Two men and a woman are posed stan...
Description: Group portrait of men posed standing on the snow-covered ground in front of a log building. Three men stand with teams of two horses.
Description: Man, woman, boy, girl, and infant, sitting on the board sidewalk in front of a house, possibly Rufus A. Jones and his wife holding W.P. Jones, and children...
Description: Group of men posed sitting and standing and holding logging tools in front of log buildings. There is snow on the ground.
Description: Two small Ho-Chunk children are sitting on a blanket, with a young girl wearing a long dress and necklaces standing behind them. Canvas tents and a dog are...
Description: Four fashionable women, a man and an infant sit atop a picnic table in a clearing.
Description: Elevated view of woman walking along side street of town. In the background are horses and carriages.
Description: Group of people posed in front of a frame house. Two women, one seated, and a child in a buggy on the left side; two men, a seated dog, and a bicycle on th...
Description: Three Ho-Chunk men posed standing on a rock face near the top of a pillar near a tall tree. Two men are wearing hats and the other is holding one in his le...
Description: A outdoor portrait of a woman, young child, and a dog, posed sitting on the ground in front of a tree. The woman is sitting in the middle and is wearing a...
Description: Seven women, man, and boy posing on the porch of a two-story home.
Description: The Ho-Chunk used many different materials to cover their lodges. The earlier lodges had coverings made of cattail mats, deer hides, and sheets of bark. Th...
Description: Woman, probably Mrs. Rufus A. Jones, the former Birdine Perry, posing with an infant in a baby carriage.
Date: 1892-08-17 ca.
Description: Elevated view of crowd gathered to watch elephants parade down Main Street. Probably the Ringling Brothers Circus.
Description: In the foreground a man and woman are posed sitting. They each hold a young child. Behind them posed standing are two women, two men, and a boy. They are f...
Description: Woman wearing a fur stole, and posed standing on a board sidewalk.
Description: Elevated view of building of the Badger State Banner (a local newspaper) and Cooper & Son Printers. A man stands at the entrance of the building. On the si...
Description: Men working on the foundation of a building, possibly laying a foundation for the post-flood business district dam.
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