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Description: Jars of food are stored in an opened cabinet within a farmhouse kitchen.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Quite possibly this is the "View of the Dining Tent" listed in the "Centennial Views of the City of Madison, July 4th, 1876. Views of Chicago Light Guard"...
Description: Madison Legion Auxiliary tea at the American Legion clubhouse, 110 West Wilson Street. At the serving table are, left to right: Mrs Oscar (Louise) Onsgard,...
Description: Civil Rights workshop of Highlander participants partaking in an oyster feast on Johns Island.
Description: International Harvester salesmen gather at a table to share a meal at the company farm at Tifton. International Harvester offered classes on the farm in or...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Pupils at Strawberry School pose behind a table laden with food brought for the "last day of school" picnic. The children wear "good" clothes; two boys wit...
Description: Congressman David R. Obey from Wausau and State Senator David Helbach from Stevens Point serving scrambled eggs at Marshfield Dairy Days.
Description: Mrs. Floyd French of Newton, Iowa feeds two orphaned lambs using beer or soda bottles. A Farmall tractor is in the background. According to the original ca...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Advertising photograph of a woman with an apron holding the door of an International Harvester refrigerator open.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View down long table set up outdoors for a feast. Men are standing on both sides, and a young girl is standing between two men on the right.
Description: Elevated view of a Cub Scout, Girl Scout, and Brownie Scout bringing boxes of food to St. Vincent de Paul to be distributed to recently arrived Hungarian r...
Description: "Stacey is our waitress at Andersons on Friess Lake, (near Holy Hill). Perch are $9.95." From left to right; Stacey, Ralph Widmer, and Shirley Widmer.
Description: A woman wearing a full-length apron using a pressure kettle on a stove top, probably for home canning.
Description: Students and teacher seated at a long table loaded with food and drinks for a Thanksgiving meal. There are music and English lessons behind them on the cha...
Description: Mrs. Harry Flemming prepares a seafood and wild rice luncheon. She is the grand prize winner of the casserole category in the Wisconsin State Journal's sec...
Description: Jean Clausen sits at a table in her kitchen while doing menu planning for her family. Part of photo spread for WSJ's Centennial Cookbook recipe contest.
Date: date unknown
Description: Woman using a dasher churn to make butter. She is seated on the stoop of a house and a young girl watches behind her.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A slice of frosted cake rests on a plate atop a cloth-covered table, along with a glass, knife, additional plates, and a wrinkled cloth napkin.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: International Harvester advertising poster promoting the "Food-for-Freedom Program." The poster urges customers to replace worn parts, and service, clean a...
Description: Lumberjacks eating in a cook shanty; probably early twentieth century.
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