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Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Chippewa woman standing outdoors stirring one of three pots suspended over an open fire.

Date: 1950-10-31 

Description: Mrs. George M. (Mary) Extrom of 2121 Fox Avenue served as chairman of the Zor Shriners' sewing project that raises funds for the Shriners' nursing hopsital...

Postcard

A Bucolic Scene

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two young women and a girl stand in a pasture with a cow and a calf. One of the women is holding a pail; the other a sprig of flowers.

Date: 1925-05 

Description: A woman using a metal pail to feed a mixed flock of chickens in front of several wooden farm buildings, and what appears to be a garden plot.

Date: 1948-12-06 

Description: Elevated view of five seated members of the Madison branch of Letter Carriers (#508) being served a pot luck supper in their honor by seven women at the GA...

Photograph

Mary Gillin

Date: 1947-12-13 

Description: Portrait of Mrs. John L. (Mary) Gillin, 2211 Chamberlain Avenue, seated in a chair knitting for the State Journal Empty Stocking Club.

Date: 1927-07 

Description: Woman washing clothes outdoors with a Dexter washing machine powered by a stationary McCormick-Deering 1 1/2 horsepower type "M" engine. Photograph taken a...

Historical Object

Fargo Family

Date: 1900-07 

Description: A decorated album page features two photographs of members of the Fargo family posing near the ornate porch of their home. In the photograph on the left, F...

Photograph

Kitchen Scene

Date: 1944 

Description: A woman sits on a stool in a kitchen peeling fruits or vegetables, while another woman lifts the lid off a pot on the stove.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A group of men, women, and children, including Nettie Fowler McCormick sitting at a table outdoors. A dog stands in the foreground, and tea cups and conta...

Date: 1947-12-09 

Description: Annette Wellers, Whitewater, hurrying off to class while Mildred Benson, Stoughton, arrives with groceries at the front door of the University of Wisconsin...

Date: 1961-09-05 

Description: Mrs. Leslie (Caroline C.) Jungbluth studies The State Journal market page. Now a homemaker, she first got interested in stocks when she worked for the tele...

Photograph

Food Dehydrator

Date: 1944 

Description: A woman wearing an apron pulls a tray out from what appears to be a food dehydrator.

Photograph

Capping Tin Cans

Date: 1915-05 

Description: Mae Gribbon uses a soldering tool to seal tin cans in a home canning operation.

Date: 1911-09-13 before

Description: Middle front outer panel and tri-fold menu from The Gargoyle, with a gargoyle sitting atop the framed illustration of the entryway of the restaurant and a...

Date: 1954-11-10 

Description: Stewardess Ruth Otto cleans an apartment at 3160 East Washington Avenue which she shares with two other stewardesses. The photograph was taken to accompany...

Date: 1948-02-03 

Description: Wisconsin's First Lady, Mrs. Oscar (Mary) Rennebohn, left, greeting Mrs. Gaylord Flowers (left), Oconto Falls, and Mrs. Herbert Buseman, Gillett, at a tea...

Date: 1948-10-28 

Description: University of Wisconsin home economics graduate student Louise Page, Payson, Utah, using a meat tenderness machine to test a sample of meat.

Date: 1930 before

Description: Slightly elevated view of six women wearing aprons learning domestic skills in a kitchen classroom. Two women on the left stand at a sink washing dishes, t...

Photograph

The Grill Room

Date: 1964-05-08 

Description: A waitress sets restaurant tables in anticipation of evening business.

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