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Description: Display window featuring a mannequin in a bridal gown and household items at Wolff Kubly Hirsig Hardware Store, 17 South Pinckney Street.
Description: The junior division of the University of Wisconsin Service League for faculty wives has a number of interest groups including the sewing group, shown prep...
Description: Demonstrating their ability at homemaking, baking and testing cookies, are four members of the Girl Scout troop at Middleton High School who have just beco...
Description: Boy in bath tub being bathed by mother.
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...
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...
Description: A Girl Scout crochets doilies at a senior citizens' care center with her "adoptive grandmother."
Description: Anne Pidcoe, teacher, enters an apartment building with an armload of groceries in preparation for a dinner party.
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...
Description: Unidentified young woman in home with small children. Annotated on back: “Victim of recession, Mar. 2, 1958.”
Description: Elizabeth (Mrs. Howard C.) Miller and her daughter Ethel model dresses sewn by Elizabeth. The photograph was taken to accompany a Wisconsin State Journal a...
Description: Doctor Lawrence V. Littig cooks a steak on a grill while his wife Sally and seven-year-old son Norman look on.
Description: Edna Kern washing the windows outside her house. A cat lies on the lawn in the foreground.
Description: Women make fry bread at the dedication of the Winnebago Indian Village.
Description: Jean Ziegler cooks spaghetti for a dinner party at her apartment at 122 East Gilman Street, Apt. 205.
Date: 1955-07 date unknown
Description: Beatrice (Bea) and Carson Gulley pose together at their 25th wedding anniversary party in their new home at 5701 Cedar Place. The home was located in the C...
Description: Decorative holiday tea table center piece created by Mrs. C. A. Sakrison of Middleton. The displays were sponsored by the West Side Garden Club and shown a...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Ralph Warner's backyard and house.
Description: Two women seated by a sewing machine "are examining some of the men's shirts which have been converted into bed jackets for a Madison Home for the Aged."...
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: View of the bedroom in which Abraham Lincoln stayed in 1859.
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