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Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey, Speaker of the House Tom Foley, and Vice President Al Gore on board Air Force Two.
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...
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: A woman wearing a dress using an axe to split a log into firewood. A hand-operated washing machine is standing in the yard of a farmhouse in the background...
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: Young boy drinking milk(?) from a glass while standing outdoors. A building or house is in the background.
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: Violette Wartzok demonstrates a procedure in the drapery-making class at the Madison Vocational and Adult School.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Group of fifteen women gathered around three tables behind a home, probably the DMC Club, an exclusive social and sewing society named for an imported bran...
Description: Looking over Governor Nelson Dewey's account books at the governor's desk in his office at Stonefield are Raymond Sivesind, state supervisor of historic si...
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: Group portrait of mothers and daughters with Mrs. E. B. (Rosa) Fred, wife of the university president in the Fred house at 10 North Babcock Drive. Farm fa...
Description: A mother poses with her seven children in the living room of their home.
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...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Exterior view across yard of a two-story house with a barn built adjacent to it. Two people are standing near the door of the house. In the yard is a woode...
Description: Eleven little girls in party hats sit around a dining table set with a birthday cake and candles, and party favors.
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