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Hog Butchering

Date: 1921 

Description: Man butchering a hog, which has been hung on a meat hook.

Date:  date unknown

Description: These young men and boys are students in a baking class at a vocational school.

Date: 1979 

Description: Customers sit at the lunch counter of an unidentified Rennebohm's Drug Store restaurant. The camera angle permits a view of the back of the counter, and th...

Date: 1969 

Description: Manitowoc County Honey Queen, Lois Lensmeyer of Whitelaw, Wisconsin. She wears a white dress and is standing and smiling with her Honey Queen sash and crow...

Date: 1933-08-02 

Description: Melvina (Mrs. Samuel) Capron, 222 N. Bassett St., listens to a radio and reenacts the night in 1923 when she heard that President Warren G. Harding had di...

Date: 1930 

Description: View of dining room tables placed at an angle along a row of windows. The tables are set with silverware, plates, cups, pitchers, and menus. On the back wa...

Date: 1994 

Description: Congressman David Obey on a diplomatic airplane with a group of seated colleagues. He is standing on the right.

Date: 1979 

Description: Waitresses Carlene, Laura, and Corey, pose for a photograph at an unidentified Rennebohm Drug Store restaurant. To the left, Steve Kimbrough, seated with h...

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Woman Ironing

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Woman ironing cloth with old-fashioned heated iron. Behind her is a sink.

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Grinding Masa

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a woman kneeling and grinding corn by hand with the traditional mortar and pestle, the mano and metate. In the background a child is partially vis...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elderly woman using a spinning wheel to make yarn from wool.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Woman washing dishes in a kitchen sink. Kitchen utensils are hanging on the wall and the cabinets are open, revealing cleaning supplies made by Lux, Bon Am...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Group of young women, probably students, assembling wooden nail boxes and benches in a classroom.

Date: 1960 

Description: A father standing over a pan wearing an apron. He is cooking and smoking a cigar.

Date: 1951-11-12 

Description: Marguerite Willenberg of 1027 East Johnson Street, a tuberculosis patient at Morningside Sanatorium, sits in a wicker rocking chair while knitting.

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Hotel Dining Room

Date: 1890 

Description: Hotel dining room, probably at the Galloway House.

Date: 1923 

Description: Mrs. Waggoner opening a pressure cooker on a stove in a farmhouse, possibly as part of a home canning process.

Date:  

Description: Hong Nguyen sits on the floor eating dinner. Her daughter Thuy, wearing a red and white dress, is sitting next to her, and an unidentified person is visibl...

Date: 1948-04-22 

Description: Four women sewing a 'sleeping garment' at the Blessed Martin House, 746 West Washington Avenue, an interracial and interfaith center sponsored by Madison C...

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Bar and Grill

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a bar and grill. Customers sit at the counter and at tables, and waiters and a waitress stand near the bar.

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