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Date: 1923-04 

Description: Woman carrying a bucket of water back to her farmhouse in winter.

Date: 1955-09-26 

Description: Bonnie Kienitz and Freda K. Winterble in front of the Petheridge/Isom/Keystone house, built in 1853. The residence, located at 901 University Bay Drive, i...

Date: 1998-02-20 

Description: "This evening, Tanya Zimmerman, is our waitress, at Callahan's Grill & Bar. A perch plate (small order) is $8.95." From left to right; John Bodden, Rudy He...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: An unidentified woman standing near a shed is feeding chickens and geese in the barnyard.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Men stand inside a barn and use an International Motor Baling Press, or hay press to bale hay.

Photograph

Ojibwa Lodge

Date: 1906 

Description: Ojibwa chief's lodge from Lac Courte Orielles Reservation set up at the 1906 Wisconsin State Fair. Note both reed and bark coverings on the lodge. A number...

Photograph

Woman with Bathtub

Date: 1923-10 

Description: A woman wearing a checkered dress is turning the faucet on a bathtub at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm (Harvester Farm).

Date: 1954-11-19 

Description: Three sisters gather at one of their homes to carry on a 30 year Christmas time tradition of making a year's supply of lefsa. Mrs. Roy J. Nelson, 145 Marqu...

Date: 1951-04-03 

Description: Lillian Steinmann (left) and Gladys Ratcliffe arrange some of the 40 colorful fruit molds at the Smorgasbord held at the University of Wisconsin Memorial U...

Photograph

Pickled Peppers

Date: 1963-11-21 

Description: A variety of canned and fresh peppers is artfully displayed by the woman who serves them to her family and gives them as gifts.

Date: 1961-08-01 

Description: Kathleen Hall, 10, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Hall of 4321 Hegg Avenue, creates a design with colored toothpicks as a summer project in answer to the...

Date: 1949-11-15 

Description: Doris Trameri of 568 Park Lane, previously diagnosed with tuberculosis, poses in her former room at Lake View Sanatorium while knitting argyle socks. She...

Date: 1948-02-04 

Description: Mothers of young children view display of "New Uses of Familiar Things" at the University of Wisconsin Farm and Home Week. Pictured left to right: Susan M...

Date: 1998-02-27 

Description: "At Jo's Corner Restaurant, Cod or Clams are $4.50. For some unknown reason, our waitress, Tammy Beekman did not charge us for a sumptuous dessert, even th...

Photograph

Writing a Note

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A woman writes a note at a small writing desk in her kitchen.

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A production still of the McCormick home for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the...

Date: 1953-10-08 

Description: Elizabeth (Mrs. Howard C.) Miller models a French-style suit she made. The photograph was taken to accompany an article about Elizabeth's seamstress work f...

Date: 1951-02-20 

Description: Four men complete woodworking tasks at Neighborhood House, the oldest community center in Madison. It was established in 1916.

Date: 1950-10-31 

Description: Mrs. George M. (Mary) Extrom of 2121 Fox Avenue served as chairman of the Zor Shriners' sewing project that raises funds for the Shriners' nursing hopsital...

Date: 1917 

Description: World War I cook book featuring recipes low in sugar, wheat, and meat to accommodate wartime needs. Stamped on the front "Dane County Council of Defense, W...

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