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Date: 1926-07-23 ca.
Description: Woman at the Harvester Farm in the process of canning peaches. She is placing the peaches in a cold dip after scalding.
Description: A woman in a checkered dress, apron, and heels stands in front of an open International Harvester refrigerator. The door is behind her, and she holds a tr...
Description: "While dining at Sigrid's Bavarian Trail,our waitress Carrie Pobanz, entertains us by singing 'Edelweiss.' She and her family are moving to Branson, MO, in...
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.
Description: From left to right: Mrs. Charles Dernbach, Almond; Mrs. Walter Kuhrt, Almond; and Mrs. W.M. Erdenberger, Prairie du Chien, at a tea at the executive reside...
Description: Exterior view of the punch table at a company picnic under trees. A man stands in the foreground looking at the camera while holding a knife, and the woman...
Description: People in line during lunchtime during the District 8 labor institute.
Description: Congressman David Obey and Senator Gaylord Nelson shake hands as Joan Obey looks on. The occasion was a dinner, and a man and woman sit at a table with foo...
Description: Members prepare a banquet to celebrate the eleventh anniversary of Auxiliary No. 2, United Automobile Workers (Seaman Body Company), October 23, 1946.
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: "Breanna joined Shirley when we visited JD's Fieldhouse in Caledonia."
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A woman wearing an apron standing in a cellar while taking potatoes out of a basket for storage on a shelf. Shelves on the wall behind her hold multiple ja...
Date: date unknown
Description: Refugees stand behind supplies in a food warehouse at a displaced persons camp; Germany.
Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wisconsin Survivors...
Description: Waitress tending a table in the dining room of the McCormick Works Club House.
Description: A woman stands on the left in a dress, apron, and heels holding packaged food. On the right is a man standing on the other side of an open International Ha...
Description: "Our waitress at Rolling Meadows Family Restaurant, Sharon McKee, informs us that she is planning an August 21st wedding." From left to right; Shirley Widm...
Description: Mrs. Wilbur Shrieder stands in a 6 x 12 foot refrigerated walk-in storage area.
Description: A woman lifts jars of vegetables from a pot using a wire holder.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Woman sitting and preparing string beans for canning.
Description: Kitchen interior in which a woman sits by a fireplace churning butter and a man standing by a fence outside is visible through the open doorway. In and su...
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