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Date: 1959-07-15 

Description: The 1959 Dane County Junior Fair home economics building is the center for 1,000s of entries made by girls of Dane County in the clothing and food categori...

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Dinner with Family

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Dr. Joseph Smith and Mary E. Smith seated at a set dinner table with Harriet Millard and Harriet Millard Smith. On the table is a bouquet of flowers and a...

Date: 1957-07-11 

Description: Some of the committee chairmen for the annual Attic Angels Home and Garden Tour preview box lunches to be served on the tour. Seated at an outdoor table, l...

Date: 1909 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Goetsch and Evans families all eating watermelon at a picnic.

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The Hot Lunch

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two girls sitting at a table outdoors while a boy is offering them sandwiches from a plate during an etiquette lesson.

Date: 1967 

Description: A man fuels a fire for a fish boil, as people look on.

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GI Eating Rations

Date: 1945-02 

Description: A GI of the United States 76th Infantry Division dines on K rations outside a German pillbox.

Date: 1970-11-27 ca.

Description: Poster advertising the Green Lantern Eating Cooperative on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. In addition to being an eating cooperative, The Gree...

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Girls Making Lunch

Date: 1919 

Description: Two girls mixing food in a bowl while preparing lunch at Sedan Prairie School. A poster reading, "Buy Liberty Bonds" is on the blackboard behind them, and...

Date: 1964 

Description: Fundraising booth of the United Temperance Movement of Wisconsin at the Wisconsin State Fair. At that booth one could purchase soft drinks, milk, and "fir...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A wooden drying rack is hanging from the ceiling over a gas stove in what appears to be a cellar or a shed.

Date: 1952-04-05 

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: 1999-11-19 

Description: "Our waitress at the Pyramid was Patricia 'George' Butch. She explained that 28 years ago, when she applied for the job, there was already an employee name...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Four individuals, sitting in the shade near a table during a picnic on Madeline Island. Includes Elizabeth Nesbet (Mrs. S.C. Marty, Sr.), Gertrude Capser (...

Date: 1957-02-15 

Description: Anne Pidcoe, teacher, enters an apartment building with an armload of groceries in preparation for a dinner party.

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Fish Boil

Date: 1963-08-30 

Description: Closely timed cooking and quick serving are the secret of a successful fish boil. A heavy iron bar is inserted in the basket of potatoes and onions to remo...

Date: 1913-05-28 

Description: Power dam construction workers pause during a meal in the camp dining room. Oil lamps hang from the ceiling; overhead electric lights are also installed.

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Canning Equipment

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A covered pot with a thermometer, can sealer, and stacks of metal cans stand on a table beside a stove in a kitchen near a window.

Date: 1954-11-10 

Description: Six women, some wearing aprons, prepare cakes while standing around a high table. Cakes and a stand mixer are visible on the table top. They are at Lakevi...

Date: 1959-04-03 

Description: An authentic Scandinavian smorgasbord will be the key attraction at Madison's first Folk Festival and Fair sponsored and held at the YWCA, 122 State Street...

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