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Young Girls Playing with Dolls

Young Girls Playing with Dolls | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Six young girls playing with dolls on a porch.
Six young girls playing with dolls on a porch.
Image ID:4595
Creation Date:
Creator Name:Gesell, Gerhard
Collection Name:Gerhard Gesell photographs and negatives, circa 1875-1950
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 6131, 4/3
Original Dimensions:3.75 x 2.75 inches
This image is part of the Gerhard A. Gesell collection. Gerhard Gesell (1845-1906) began his photographic career in Reads Landing, Minnesota. He moved across the Mississippi River, to Alma, Wisconsin, in 1876 where he remained until his death. He earned a reputation for his portraits of townspeople and members of the German immigrant community. His photos include images of daily life in this community along the Mississippi River.
Cities and towns
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Outdoor recreation
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