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Description: Sitting room in Pendarvis House. There are rocking chairs and a bench by the fire in the fireplace. There is a corner china cabinet on the right near a win...
Description: Baby Shirley Krueger watches from her carriage as her mother Elna Krueger takes laundry off the clothesline.
Description: Eleven little girls in party hats sit around a dining table set with a birthday cake and candles, and party favors.
Description: Jars of food are stored in an opened cabinet within a farmhouse kitchen.
Description: Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority women, seated at tables decorated with a marine theme, for an informal senior group finishing dinner at 135 Langdon Street.
Description: Interior of Cardinal Hotel Bar, 416-418 E. Wilson Street.
Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Cream Top Beer, Whitewater Brewing Co." Pictured on the label is a man sitting at a...
Description: Mrs. Baltes frying bacon for the children at Kiddie Camp.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Esther Elmer, 20, poses with jars of fruits and vegetables which she has canned. A fancy carpet is hung behind her as a backdrop. She wrote on the reverse...
Date: 1935-04-29 ca.
Description: A woman outside of a house stands over a large, black pot, possibly doing laundry. Four children play around the woman near the entrance.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: An elderly woman in headscarf, checked dress and sweater, sits outdoors knitting. Identified as Martha Schilling, wife of Adam Rebholz from Portage, Wiscon...
Description: Man pumping water from a well with a McCormick-Deering 1 1/2 HP engine.
Description: Budweiser beer and snack food display in Frank Fruit Company, 609-613 University Avenue. Sign says, "America's Social Companion".
Description: Green County 4-H Club girl, Helen Haldeman of Monroe, poses in the Madison Gas and Electric Co. demonstration kitchen, while she competes in the state cher...
Description: Two benches, and a table covered with a cloth and set with a vase of flowers and a creamer dish, stand beneath curtained windows in a farmhouse breakfast n...
Description: A group of Fond du Lac women sews clothes for a Civil Works Administration project in 1934. The CWA was an emergency program that lasted from November 1933...
Description: Farm Security Administration county supervisor going over farm plan with a rehabilitation borrower as his family looks on.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: Leaflet with sample menu and an illustration of a tall cold drink, behind which other dishes hold steaming hot food. The interior of the leaflet has an ill...
Description: Richard McVicar, son of the photographer, sits at a table and eats ice cream from a stemmed dish, under a sign advertising Crystal Ice Cream that reads, "I...
Description: Aunt Mary puts on a "Corn-top Bread" lunch in the Orpheum Theatre N.U.A. room. Seated left to right: Dave Genaro, Lizzy Wilson, Tom Harris, Annie Hart, Jo...
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