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Date: 1949-03-22 

Description: Mrs. Earle S. (Edith) Metcalf sewing a Rainbow Star quilt at her home at 3905 Council Crest. It is her nineteenth quilt.

Date: 1933-05-08 

Description: Timber wolf cubs eating from a dish at the Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo).

Date: 1953-11-05 

Description: Portrait of Fern Fowler, WMTV show host, with Christmas candles that she made.

Photograph

Muscoda Woman

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: 100-year-old woman, a resident of Muscoda, Wis., sitting at a table, stirring a cup of coffee (?). Newsphoto for the Wisconsin State Journal.

Date: 1961-08-01 

Description: Kathleen Hall, 10, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Hall of 4321 Hegg Avenue, creates a design with colored toothpicks as a summer project in answer to the...

Date: 1955-03-21 

Description: Pat Farrell, with a broken right leg, polishes silver while confined to the house she shares with three other young women at 2253 Rugby Row.

Date: 1952-12-16 

Description: Nancy Rieter and Dianne Blanchard, students in the 8th grade home economics class at West Junior High School, mix cookie batter. The class baked several th...

Date: 1946 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with a woman standing over a table, pinning a sewing pattern piece to cloth. An ironing board and bookca...

Photograph

Ella M. Pickford

Date: 1945-04-24 

Description: Portrait of Ella M. Pickford (Mrs. Henry W. Pickford), 201 South Mills Street. Mrs. Pickford, who is 88 years old, does her own housework and despite poor...

Date: 1957-04-03 

Description: Mrs. Harvey (Bonita) Hubanks sits next to a fireplace in the family room adjacent to the kitchen in their home at 4206 Jerome Street in Madison. The kitche...

Date: 1958-05-15 

Description: Madison television programs are hosted by Madison women and cover topics like cooking, arts, fashion and crafts. A husband and wife team, Bea and Carson Gu...

Date: 1957-07-01 

Description: Chester L. "Grandpa" Gill cooks for his family at a backyard cookout two months after surgery that required several blood transfusions. Several members of...

Date: 1952-06-11 

Description: Bobby Bing, son of Mr. and Mrs. R.H. (Mary) Bing, 4306 Tokay Blvd, works on his car for the Soap Box Derby. Watching him are his two younger sisters, Gay,...

Date: 1956-11-13 

Description: Marie Ellis knitting ski sweaters at the East Side Women's Hobby Show.

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Doll Dresses

Date: 1947-12-06 

Description: Wisconsin Dames club members sewing doll dresses for dolls to be sold at the Christmas bazaar. Proceeds to be used to purchase Christmas baskets for needy...

Date: 1949-06-21 

Description: Madison Community Chest sponsored Farley tract community garden. Robert Thompson, age 6, with harvested peas.

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Wisconsin Dames

Date: 1952-04-10 

Description: Members of the Langonettes neighborhood group, who are affiliated with Wisconsin Dames, have made stuffed animals for the children in the pediatric ward at...

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Erdman Prefab 2

Date:  date unknown

Description: Dining area of the Walter & Mary Rudin House, 110 Marinette Trail, an example of Erdman #2, a Frank Lloyd Wright-design prefabricated house marketed and co...

Date: 1954-11-02 

Description: Four alumnae of the Madison Pi Beta Phi sorority look at a collection of Arrowcraft products handmade by a Settlement school at Gatlinburg TN. The items wi...

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Pioneer Living Room

Date:  date unknown

Description: A collection of pioneer household articles arranged in a living room.

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