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Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of patients in formal dress gathering around a long table for dinner at Saint Mary's Sanatorium, founded in 1880 by Bishop Salpointe.

Date: 1953-11-05 

Description: Portrait of Fern Fowler, WMTV show host, with Christmas candles that she made.

Date: 1970 

Description: Food tray for a Pan American World Airways Boeing 747 in-flight meal. The tray has silverware, a coffee cup, and assorted food items. There is also a napki...

Date: 1903-07 

Description: Mary Krueger knitting in a rocking chair in the yard while her grandchildren sit on the ground beside her. Jennie Krueger sits to her right, holding the re...

Date: 1935-09-16 ca.

Description: Truck drivers eat at an outdoor lunch counter. Original caption reads: "Elliott Taylor (center) and 2 truck drivers."

Print

Weary Woman

Date: 1873 

Description: Engraving of a woman sitting in a chair with light from an attic window shining on her face. Next to her is a rumpled bed and a pull-toy overturned on the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An outdoor group portrait of a birthday party. A cake with many candles and a lace tablecloth sits on a table in front. Most of the party are dressed up. N...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman from Norway in "native" Norwegian costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," se...

Date: 1949-06-21 

Description: Madison Community Chest sponsored Farley tract community garden. Mrs. Rex L. Liebenberg is picking peas with her children, Lelia (14) and Don (17).

Photograph

Migrant Barracks

Date: 1969 

Description: Clothes hanging and drying on clotheslines in front of migrant workers' barracks. Libby McNeil and Libby Company was a major employer of migrant farm worke...

Date: 1913-12 

Description: Eightieth birthday celebration for Harriet Millard Smith, mother-in-law to Dr. Joseph Smith. The family is gathered around the dinning room table, which is...

Photograph

Emma Ketel Sewing

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Emma Ketel sits on a sofa sewing with a cat curled up next to her.

Date: 1949-06-21 

Description: Madison Community Chest sponsored Farley tract community garden. Robert Thompson, age 6, with harvested peas.

Date: 1989-06-22 

Description: Boy mixes chocolate chip cookie dough at his YMCA daycare center in Big Cedar Lake.

Date: 1930 

Description: Man cooking over a camp fireplace in a wooded area.

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman from Sweden (Dalarne) in "native" Swedish costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nati...

Date: 1957-10-17 

Description: The history of tea service was shown by a display of tea pots in the Wisconsin Historical Society Women's Auxiliary exhibit, "Tides of Taste." The image sh...

Photograph

Woman in Alley

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View from cobblestone street of a woman wearing a skirt and head scarf looking handling a barrel of discarded vegetables in an alley. The photo was likely...

Date: 1933-08-02 

Description: Melvina (Mrs. Samuel) Capron, 222 N. Bassett St., listens to a radio and reenacts the night in 1923 when she heard that President Warren G. Harding had di...

Photograph

Brand New Oven

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Woman displays a brand new oven/stove.

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