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Description: Men sew as a joke at a party for prospective bridegroom. Jack Bayliss, with bow tie, is facing the camera.
Description: Mrs. Lloyd Knox demonstrating the technique of making spoon bread.
Description: Residental neighborhood with family posing for photograph on the front steps of their Cape Cod Style home.
Description: An unidentified man, child, and woman sit around a kitchen table eating "Corn Reekies."
Description: Harnischfeger workers aren't on strike but they do their bit every week to help those who are. This picture was taken at the end of a regular Wednesday mo...
Description: A man tilling soil on a farm with a tractor. Houses and trees are visible in the background.
Description: Eugene Barter, Jack Rosenthal, and Roland Small snack on popcorn on Children's Day at Wisconsin State Fair in 1941.
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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: A woman wearing an apron prepares a hazelnut torte from a prized recipe.
Description: A woman sits with her ten children surrounding her and watches TV.
Description: A barefoot child is sitting on the sidewalk. Houses and buildings are in the background, and laundry is hanging out to dry.
Description: Fundraising booth of the United Temperance Movement of Wisconsin at the Wisconsin State Fair. At that booth one could purchase soft drinks, milk, and "fir...
Description: A mother poses with her seven children in the living room of their home.
Description: Jehovah's Witnesses assembly camper doing laundry.
Description: R.G. Frackleton residence, 695 Cass Street.
Description: Stereograph of woman, man and child outdoors on a farm with snow on the ground. The woman is wearing bloomers and is holding a bucket in the process of doi...
Description: A young mother feeds her infant baby food outdoors.
Description: A display of fruit and vegetables in the East Side Foods Sentry store.
Description: Letter from Thomas Steel, Waukesha County physician and farmer, to his father, James Steel, in London, England. It includes a hand-drawn map of Milwaukee C...
Description: Elementary school students collect nonperishable food to be distributed by the Salvation Army.
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