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Description: Bernard Arms (standing), uncle of Lewis Arms, shares a picnic with his neighbors Mr. and Mrs. (Betsy) Nofsinger.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A woman and man grinding a variety of grain in a large stone mortar. The woman is wearing a blouse and skirt, the man is wearing white pants and is barefoo...
Description: Valera Widener and her children: Norma (on her lap), Franklin (left), and Lyall (right), in Baron Brothers Department Store drinking milk provided by the E...
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: Robert Neal baking Cornish pasty at Pendarvis.
Description: Child sitting in a high chair drinking tomato juice from a mug. The child is wearing a bib with a rabbit stitched on the front.
Description: A woman wearing an apron prepares a hazelnut torte from a prized recipe.
Description: Jean Clausen sits at a table in her kitchen while doing menu planning for her family. Part of photo spread for WSJ's Centennial Cookbook recipe contest.
Description: Margaret Klipstein bakes many cookies for her family. Part of the photo spread for the Wisconsin State Journal Centennial Cookbook Recipe Contest.
Description: Home Economics students at the University of Wisconsin served rolls and hot chocolate to more than 800 high school students from 57 schools who attended th...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Young girl sitting at a table eating cereal(?) from a bowl. She also has a glass of milk and a plate with toast.
Description: "Wisconsin State Journal" recipe contest winner Lea Gunderson holds a platter of her pineapple covered upside-down ham loaf.
Date: 1941 ca.
Description: A small backyard garden is in the foreground near what appears to be a house. Men are working next to two trucks and a crane in the background.
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison annual student work day at Picnic Point. Shown are four students at lunch break. Left to right: Dominic Cefalu, John E. Ha...
Description: Three women stand at a table while making Cornish pasties in the kitchen of a small restaurant.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Large group of chickens eating on a low wooden platform set on the ground.
Description: Robert Neal serving Cornish pasty at Pendarvis.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Mrs. Turner conducts an outdoor canning demonstration for a group of children, men, and women.
Description: Close-up of a girl with cartoon-decorated balloons eating ice cream at a social.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A boy carrying a metal lunch pail walking along a dirt road.
Description: Richard Quinney looks out the window of the farmhouse on his first birthday. Next to him on the windowsill sits a cake with one candle.
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