Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1979-01 ca.
Description: Lunch at a Senior Center.
Description: Sue Mitchell has a sewing room in the corner of her log house. She has lived here since 1977.
Description: A girl hands a piece of poultry to a woman standing in an International walk-in cooler and freezer. They are standing in front of a curtain.
Description: Four ladies observing a woman demonstrating on a sewing machine at the University of Wisconsin Farm and Home Week.
Date: date unknown
Description: Woman washing dishes in a kitchen sink. Kitchen utensils are hanging on the wall and the cabinets are open, revealing cleaning supplies made by Lux, Bon Am...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Mrs. John Endres feeding the chickens in the farmyard with her dog.
Description: A group of men, women, and children sit at a long table in a grove of trees enjoying a picnic.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Mr. Peterson sits in a rocking chair reading the newspaper and smoking a pipe, while Mrs. Peterson stands at the stove with their young son nearby.
Description: "Mark and Eiko Marrese were our guests at the Coliseum. Anie was our waitress."
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...
Description: Mrs. Harvey (Bonita) Hubanks sits next to a fireplace in the family room adjacent to the kitchen in their home at 4206 Jerome Street in Madison. The kitche...
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.
Description: Mrs. Robert Viall operating a belt-driven cream separator. The separator is powered by an International engine.
Description: Interior of the dining room at the Terry Tavern. Waiters and a waitress stand near tables set for dining. Windows line the left wall and a door leads out...
Description: A large group of men, women and children gather for a picnic in a grove of trees near a frame house.
Description: Miss Neary smells the contents of an opened can, demonstrating the hazards of ingesting tainted food.
Description: Five members of the Who's New Club pose sitting together holding teacups/coffee cups on saucers.
Description: A woman wearing a dress, hat, and stockings uses a mop and bucket to wash a damaged wooden porch attached to a farmhouse.
Description: A couple waits for a waitress to take their order at Rennebohm Drug Store No. 19 restaurant, 204 Cottage Grove Road, the present site of the Madison Public...
Description: Portrait of nine members of the Friendship Club, meeting to work on a cookbook. The Friendship Club is an interracial women's club, formed to develop mutua...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706