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Brides at Home

Date: 1957-06-25 

Description: Lois Persen Berres stands in her kitchen while holding a coffee pot. The photograph is one of a series showing how newlywed women have made their new livin...

Date: 1959 

Description: A man wearing a straw hat is sitting on the ground holding a baby in the countryside in Cuba. A woman sits behind him looking at the photographer. The woma...

Photograph

Brides at Home

Date: 1957-06-25 

Description: Mary Weston Frautschi prepares her dining room table for a dinner party. The photograph is one of a series showing how newlywed women have made their new l...

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...

Photograph

Brides at Home

Date: 1957-06-25 

Description: Portrait of Gayle Grelle Cody in the living room of her home, seated next to a bookcase that cost two dollars to make. It is made of pine boards and beer c...

Date: 1940 

Description: A woman in uniform stands by the open door of a walk-in-cooler in the cafeteria at International Harvester's Tractor Works (factory). A man stands on the...

Date: 1949-02-22 

Description: Seated at the speakers table at the Dane County Rural Letter Carriers' meeting (left to right) are Earl Bagley, Cambridge, treasurer; R.C. Salisbury, Madis...

Date: 1979 

Description: A waitress serves ham and eggs to Steven O. Kimbrough at an unidentified Rennebohm Drug Store restaurant. Chuck Patch, Kimbrough's breakfast companion, has...

Photograph

Who's New Club

Date: 1947-01-24 

Description: Four members of the Who's New Club, in Civil War costumes. One woman is seated at a piano, one sitting near a spinning wheel, and two standing. They are pa...

Date: 1923-10 

Description: Mrs. Granere wringing clothes with a Maytag washing machine at Harvester Farm.

Date: 1942-12 

Description: Indigenous Panamanian women and children eating dinner along the Chucunaque River. A woman in a jumpsuit holding a hat watches Panamanian children eating....

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton and his future wife, Leonore Judkins, look over a piece of beadwork on a frame.

Photograph

Rennebohm Diners

Date: 1979 

Description: A couple eats breakfast at an unidentified Rennebohm Drug Store restaurant. Other diners can be seen in the seating area behind them.

Date: 1913 

Description: Boys learning to sew. Original caption reads: "Sewing Lesson for Boys of the 7th and 8th grades. These boys are learning how to sew on buttons."

Photograph

Brand New Oven

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Woman displays a brand new oven/stove.

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...

Photograph

Two Girls Cleaning

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Two girls cleaning. One is carrying a basket while another holds a large fan-shaped object which was used like a broom. The description in the lower right...

Date: 1949-10-04 

Description: Nell V. Nichols,left, field editor for "Woman's Home Companion" magazine, and Mrs. Andrew (Bess) Hopkins, Shorewood, sit side by side on a couch. Mrs. Nich...

Postcard

A Bucolic Scene

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two young women and a girl stand in a pasture with a cow and a calf. One of the women is holding a pail; the other a sprig of flowers.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: A class of girls learn how to set a table in domestic science class at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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