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Description: Miss Larson using a pressure kettle to cook on a wood-burning stove in a farmhouse kitchen.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A family with three children sitting around a dining table while eating a meal. The walls of the dining room are covered with wallpaper and decorated with...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The kitchen in the restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered with siding, but after restorati...
Description: A woman preparing peaches for canning. She appears to be shaking her finger at a young boy as he reaches for a peach. This scene occurred on the Harvester...
Description: Miss Gladys S. Stillman, judge of the "Wisconsin State Journal's" dessert recipe contest, exhibiting utensils used in baking nationality dishes. Also in th...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: 100-year-old woman, a resident of Muscoda, Wis., sitting at a table, stirring a cup of coffee (?). Newsphoto for the Wisconsin State Journal.
Description: Helen Johnson, tailoring instructor, and Mrs. Edwin (Gertrude) Johnson, student, at Madison Vocational and Adult Education School, 211-213 North Carroll St...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Tille Faulkman, standing, and Sarah Krueger, seated behind a spinning wheel and a yarn winder in the open doorway of a barn. Both women are wearing traditi...
Description: Pictured at the State Historical Society of Wisconsin founders day dinner are left to right: Mrs. Robert K. Richardson, Beloit; William Campbell, Oshkosh;...
Description: New officers of the Who's New club are shown at the spring luncheon at Maple Bluff Country Club. L to R: Peggy Snodgrass, secretary; Frances Barnes, assis...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: A woman wearing an apron standing near a wheeled butler's tray in a kitchen. A sink, table, and chair are standing against the wall, and various cooking ut...
Description: Lewis Arms and his new wife LuRay pose in their wedding clothes, cutting the wedding cake.
Description: Electric stove in the rural farmhouse kitchen of Adolph Betz.
Description: A man clad in a chef's apron tests a pan of chicken for doneness.
Description: Tille Faulkman standing in a barn with a spinning wheel and two yarn winders. She is dressed in traditional Pomeranian attire. A handmade basket filled wit...
Description: Wisconsin State Journal correspondents, staff members, and guests attending the annual conference of correspondents in the Park Hotel.
Description: A woman and a man in a kitchen canning beans. The woman is scooping beans from a large pot with a ladle into cans, while the man uses a tabletop hand crank...
Description: Eleven little girls in party hats sit around a dining table set with a birthday cake and candles, and party favors.
Description: Woman stirring the contents of an Osterizer blender that is sitting on the stove.
Description: "The Ward Allen's use this equipment to manufacture their very attractive garters."
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