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Esther A. Elmer

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: 1952 ca.

Description: A woman in a black dress and heels stands in a kitchen next to an International Harvester refrigerator stocked with food and beverages.

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Description: A mother is cutting a pattern from display material on a table.

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Disheveled Bedroom

Date: 1923 

Description: Clothing lies on a bed, hangs from drawers, and sits on top of a dresser in an unorganized bedroom.

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Lumberjacks Eating

Date:  date unknown

Description: Lumberjacks eating in a cook shanty; probably early twentieth century.

Date: 1913-06 

Description: Group of International Harvester Agricultural Extension speakers seated on a lawn for supper. Original caption reads, "This picture shows part of the Alfal...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of a group of people from "Zululand" in "native" costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations,...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: William Middleton, dressed as a chef, poses holding a bowl on a plate. He is wearing pince-nez glasses.

Date: 1948-11-11 

Description: Members of the Grace Episcopal Guild prepare for their annual Christmas fair held at the church's Guild hall. Pictured left to right: Mrs. Marvin B. (Lois)...

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Halle Steensland and his wife Sophia pose with their five children at the family home, later located at 733 Lakewood Boulevard, Village of Maple Bluff. (Th...

Photograph

Veblen Cottage

Date: 1964-08-24 ca.

Description: A line of laundry dries in the wind outside the former cottage of noted economist Thorstein Veblen. He used the small building to the right of the house as...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ellen Proxmire and an unidentified woman shown in a kitchen cooking.

Date: 1927 

Description: H.L. Mencken sits at the breakfast table reading the newspaper and dining on toast and a goblet of beer. He autographed the photograph with "Breakfast in t...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Leonore Judkins Middleton shows a book to three young Japanese men. An iron kettle sits on a stove in the background.

Date: 1925-05 

Description: A woman uses 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.

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Brand New Oven

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Woman displays a brand new oven/stove.

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Squash Harvest

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman stands amid a patch of squash plants and shows off a large squash in Marinette County.

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Elda Strahm

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Elda Strahm, 13, poses outside her home with many prize ribbons which she won at the Green County and Wisconsin State Fairs. Another girl stands on the lef...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a person doing laundry in metal tubs on a bench outside. The caption reads: "'The Hand Laundry' Lake Huntington, N.Y."

Date: 1934 

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...

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