Most abundant Nymphalid on the wing...
From past files . Note that this is a female laying an egg on Gnaphalium luteo-album .
From past files .
bottom right is an American Lady
Lake Byllesby Regional Park
Cannon Falls, Minnesota
Changing back to American Lady. Smear connecting submarginal spots on hindwing/above makes me so persuaded. Also, the photo is not that sharp, but there is a white dot visible on the forewing.