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Man with Hay Tedder

Date: 1935-07-05 

Description: Farmer in a field with a horse-drawn McCormick-Deering hay tedder.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A brother and sister use an Eau Claire steam pressure machine to run their canning business.

Date: 1949-08-04 

Description: Looking over Governor Nelson Dewey's account books at the governor's desk in his office at Stonefield are Raymond Sivesind, state supervisor of historic si...

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Woman using Loom

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Woman using a loom outdoors. In her journal from Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) she records: "The women braid the fibres together making a crude mat of them. The t...

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Horse-Powered Saw

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Photographic illustration of two men cutting wood with a saw powered by horses on a treadmill. The horses and treadmill were added by an artist's drawing.

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Mess Hall and Tents

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Soldiers standing around portable stoves at the mess hall for American troops. Also shows the bench seated tables and tents used by soldiers.

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Nellie Kedzie Jones

Date: 1920 

Description: Audience surrounding Nellie Kedzie Jones on the Agricultural Extension Home Economics circuit in Northern Wisconsin.

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Farm and Home Week

Date: 1954-02-01 

Description: Two examples of foods made with butter are on display during Farm and Home Week at the University of Wisconsin School of Home Economics. At the left is an...

Date: 1994 ca.

Description: Laundry drying in the backyard of the Quinney household at 345 Rolfe Road.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A metal sanitary garbage pail attaches underneath the kitchen sink and pipes at the farmhouse of Miss Lella Gaddis.

Date: 1943 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with women painting vases for United Service Organizations (USO) use. Groups at the settlement house wor...

Date: 1931-11-18 

Description: Marian Dolan, 1931 National 4-H milking champion, milks a cow. She is a member of the Maple Knoll 4-H Club north of Sun Prairie.

Date: 1944-09-12 

Description: Two men and one woman look at dishes or plates donated to the Wisconsin Historical Society.

Date: 1922 

Description: Dressmaking instruction outdoors, with one woman serving as a model.

Date: 1936-05-31 

Description: Group portrait of Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority members standing around banquet tables at senior breakfast, 22 Langdon Street.

Date: 1942 

Description: Poster showing a man eating a balanced meal and getting plenty of sleep in order to help win the war. The poster was printed for the Labor-Management Produ...

Date: 1919 

Description: Lunch pails, newspaper-wrapped packages, and hats are stacked on a bench inside Sedan Prairie School. The paper hanging on the wall above the bench reads,...

Date: 1957-12-23 

Description: Members of the Salvation Army board pose amidst the Christmas food baskets assembled by the Salvation Army. Left to right are Alan Hackworthy, Lyle Andrews...

Date: 1949-01-03 

Description: Austin Thorson, winner of a $100 prize in a Lipton Tea Co. jingle contest, also won $1,200 worth of groceries from the Kroger Co. by writing the address of...

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Girl Near Farmhouse

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A girl wearing a dress and "Mary-Jane" shoes walks across the cement stair landing of the farmhouse entrance at International Harvester's demonstration far...

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