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Description: A group of women and girls and one man sitting outside on benches and chairs sewing clothes and talking. On the right, a woman has a baby stroller beside h...
Description: Artist's rendering of a suite interior at Miller Park Stadium.
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: 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: Elevated view of two women, one pulling loaves of bread from the oven and the other glazing crusts in the church kitchen.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Woman sweeping snow off a porch. She is wearing a dress and apron.
Description: A woman wearing an apron prepares a hazelnut torte from a prized recipe.
Description: "Tess was our waitress at the Milwaukee Ale House. Kay, Carly and Parker Hren and Ethan Casper were our guests."
Description: A woman sits with her ten children surrounding her and watches TV.
Description: An industrious family cleans their motorboat which is parked in the driveway.
Description: Mrs. Lloyd Knox demonstrating the technique of making spoon bread.
Date: 1935-01 before
Description: Sewing project for Milwaukee County women to make and repair clothing for relief families.
Description: Cooking demonstration in the Women's Building at the Wisconsin State Fair, featuring a cheese appetizer.
Description: Wine list menu for The Black Steer, with a waiter holding a serving tray with a bottle and two glasses, and making an "okay" motion with his other hand; in...
Description: Principals at the "Mid-Summer Festival." Festival was the precursor of what would become Summerfest. The gang went to the festival to "blow off steam" afte...
Description: A waitress sets restaurant tables in anticipation of evening business.
Description: Boy in bath tub being bathed by mother.
Description: A Wisconsin family inside their new bomb shelter.
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