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Farm Family

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of a farm couple and their daughter posing outdoors in front of a barn.

Date: 1956-07 

Description: Women make fry bread at the dedication of the Winnebago Indian Village.

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Lunch Break

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Field workers take a lunch break outdoors.

Date: 1923-10 

Description: Mrs. Granere uses a washing machine powered by a 1.5 horsepower McCormick-Deering engine at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm (Harvester...

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Madison Art Guild

Date: 1957-01-07 

Description: Madison Art Guild informal lunch takes place in the recreation room of Doris Brobst's home at 211 Lathrop Street. Left to right: Janet Washa, Louise Lawton...

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Parching Wild Rice

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: A Chippewa woman parching wild rice in Lac Vieux Desert. Lac Vieux Desert is a 4200 acre Michigan-Wisconsin boundary water in Vilas County.

Date: 1923-10 

Description: A woman uses a 1.5 horsepower McCormick-Deering engine to pump water into a metal bucket outside a building at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimen...

Date: 1932-07-06 

Description: Blackhawk Country Club dress up day for women titled "Children's Day." Women dressed in children's costumes eating ice cream cones.

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Wisconsin United

Date:  date unknown

Description: There's nothing like a threat to the fortunes of the dairy business to bring Wisconsin political leaders together. Here two Republicans and two Democrats t...

Date: 2004-01-16 

Description: "Mike Wagner, the tattooed owner of Schuyler Street Pub, brought us their delicious food. Mike told us that he is a devoted biker."

Date: 1923 

Description: A woman uses a foot-pedal sewing machine while working with a piece of fraying fabric.

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: 1939 

Description: A woman irons clothing on an ironing board in a kitchen setting. She stands in the middle of the room, surrounded by cabinets, a sink and mirror, and a st...

Date: 1958-02-03 

Description: When Mr. and Mrs. John (Rosie) Capaci of 1025 South Park Street observed their 42nd wedding anniversary, they were presented with a gift from their daughte...

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Washing Dishes

Date:  

Description: Two women and a man wash dishes in a tent.

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Can Opener

Date: 1943 

Description: A woman wearing an apron uses a counter-mounted can opener.

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Kitchen Work

Date: 1931-10-07 

Description: UW co-ed, Maybelle Goodyear of Sauk City, earns money to pay for school by preparing a meal in the kitchen of Dr. and Mrs. C.R. Mooney, at 306 Virginia Ter...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A Chippewa (Ojibwa) woman preparing splints for basket making. This image is part of an exhibit about Native Americans prepared by Paul Vanderbilt, the fi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two Osage women holding children on their backs in infant carriers, with a young girl sitting between the...

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Woman Baking Bread

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a uniform and cloth hat kneads bread dough on a board on a wooden table. Her dress has buttoned-on cuffs. A flour sifter, bowl, and loaf pa...

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