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Description: Waitresses and waiters lined up inside the Dining Tent, ready to serve a large gathering.
Description: A housewife shows off her newly-installed laundry room.
Description: Summer camp for Wisconsin farm women on the grounds of the Wisconsin State Fair with Wisconsin home economics leader Nellie Kedzie Jones. Mrs. Jones is pro...
Description: Bertha Hynek of Allenton is eating an ice cream cone while her grandson, Wesley Priesgen, 10, works on an ear of roasted corn.
Description: Mrs. Lloyd Knox demonstrating the technique of making spoon bread.
Description: Father reading "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" by Mark Twain to his son.
Description: A man tilling soil on a farm with a tractor. Houses and trees are visible in the background.
Description: Elevated view of boy sitting on toy fire engine, another boy dressed as a cowboy, and a girl with toy cash register playing in the bedroom.
Description: A student chef works in the kitchen of a Milwaukee restaurant with two older chefs as part of his training in a Restaurant and Hotel Cookery program at Mil...
Date: 1948-08 ca.
Description: A young boy and girl are eating popcorn from a box. They are standing next to the snack counter at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Exterior of a freshly built two-story house located at 293 East Orchard Court. The house has a covered patio. There is no driveway in place yet, and a fres...
Description: An industrious family cleans their motorboat which is parked in the driveway.
Description: Cooking demonstration in the Women's Building at the Wisconsin State Fair, featuring a cheese appetizer.
Description: Chef tops spinach pie at a church event.
Description: Jehovah's Witnesses assembly camper doing laundry.
Description: Laura Allaway, Daniel Hirsh, Sarah Dionisopolous, and Abigail Lank enjoying a picnic and beach party during the Family After School Program at Henry Clay E...
Date: 1901 before
Description: Elevated view looking northwest from Division Street and East Water Street. Rooftop of building in foreground has laundry hanging from a line. In the back...
Description: A woman sits with her ten children surrounding her and watches TV.
Description: Group of men from the Milwaukee Turners, posing indoors, eating, drinking and smoking cigars. Text reads, “Bimbos. This solemn-faced group of swaffers of t...
Description: Boy in bath tub being bathed by mother.
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