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Description: Studio portrait of two women sitting in front of three standing women, all holding household items, including: pie, iron, cup, towel, platter, and glasses....

Photograph

Miss Florence

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a woman, Miss Florence, seated at a dining room table. Landscape paintings are on the paneled wall behind her.

Date: 1953-12-08 

Description: Christmas holiday tea table centerpiece created by Emma (Mrs. F. M.) Distelhorst of 3630 Spring Trail. The display was sponsored by the West Side Garden Cl...

Photograph

Maple Bluff Fire

Date: 1958-04-26 

Description: Two firemen hold a ladder while going up a ladder to fight a fire that destroyed the interior of the Graham Johnson residence at 22 Burrows Road in Maple B...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Woman in a kitchen using a Burpee bean cutter to slice green beans before canning. The photo was taken at "Harvester Farm."

Painting

Spring Planting

Date:  date unknown

Description: A farmer is planting corn using the planter wire method.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A couple with two children sit on a bale of cotton in a barnyard to pose for a portrait.

Photograph

Power Sewing Class

Date: 1967-01-16 

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...

Photograph

Colonial Nursery

Date:  date unknown

Description: Various domestic objects are shown in a colonial nursery at the Van Cortlandt House, a mid-18th century Georgian dwelling that once served as part of a gra...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Eugene A. Gilmore residence at 120 Ely Place. Known as the "Airplane House", it was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and built in 1908.

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Halle Steensland and his wife Sophia pose with their five children at the family home, later located at 733 Lakewood Boulevard, Village of Maple Bluff. (Th...

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Description: A family of eleven, including 2 babies, sits around a table set for coffee; a woman stands with coffee pot, and men hold large books and newspapers. A whit...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: A family of twelve sitting in chairs under a tree in their yard. A child sits in a high chair. The frame house has a Hekla Insurance sign above its door;...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of a group of people from "Zululand" in "native" costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations,...

Date: 1969-10 

Description: Three men standing in front of a window curtain sampling honey.

Date: 1957-09-25 

Description: The Zimmerman twins, Lettie and Lloyd, celebrate their 11th birthday with 54 friends and 12 teachers at Lincoln School. Stephen Webster (left), Mary Pfiste...

Date: 1923 

Description: A woman moves a box full of firewood from the corner of the kitchen on the E.A. Bancroft farm. A stove stands to the right.

Date: 1999-08-13 

Description: "Laura, our waitress, poses with our group as we enjoy our dining experience at the Audubon Inn in Mayville."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men and a boy posed holding logging tools and standing in front of tents on the banks of a river, probably just south of Black River Falls. A man...

Photograph

Child in High Chair

Date: 1926 

Description: Child in high chair drinking tomato juice from a mug. Photographed for the extension project of the International Harvester Co. of Chicago.

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