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Description: Instructor Ida Mussa (left) assists student Victoria Vega in a power sewing class at Milwaukee Vocational School. Vega is sewing an apron on a Singer sewin...
Description: Two-story home with sloping roof. One man is whipping a team of eight cattle while another man drives the plow behind them. To the left stands a man near a...
Description: Mother and daughter washing dishes together.
Description: Two women examine a prizing winning chiffon cake.
Description: Members prepare a banquet to celebrate the eleventh anniversary of Auxiliary No. 2, United Automobile Workers (Seaman Body Company), October 23, 1946.
Description: A group of Madison residents, l-r. Mrs. Arthur Freeman, JoAnn Brandt, Scott Freeman, and Mrs. Mary Engler set up their own "refreshment headquarters" on th...
Description: "Tess was our waitress at the Milwaukee Ale House. Kay, Carly and Parker Hren and Ethan Casper were our guests."
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...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: An apron-clad woman broils hamburgers in the kitchen.
Date: 1935-01 before
Description: Sewing project for Milwaukee County women to make and repair clothing for relief families.
Description: "Picnicking in Mitchell Park provided a pleasant afternoon recently for these senior citizens who participated in the Milwaukee County Park Commission's pr...
Description: A young mother feeds her infant baby food outdoors.
Description: Artist's rendering of a suite interior at Miller Park Stadium.
Description: A woman sits with her ten children surrounding her and watches TV.
Description: A circle of women talk, sew and thread needles around a Singer sewing machine.
Date: 1911-09-13 before
Description: Middle front outer panel and tri-fold menu from The Gargoyle, with a gargoyle sitting atop the framed illustration of the entryway of the restaurant and a...
Description: Jehovah's Witnesses assembly camper doing laundry.
Description: A Wisconsin family inside their new bomb shelter.
Description: A housewife shows off her newly-installed laundry room.
Description: Mrs. Kenneth Jothen, Mrs. Hart Sorum, and Mrs. Gordon Steldt making sanbakalese, or sand tarts, a Norwegian dessert for the Augustana Evangelical Lutheran...
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