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Description: A group of patients in formal dress gathering around a long table for dinner at Saint Mary's Sanatorium, founded in 1880 by Bishop Salpointe.
Description: Portrait of Fern Fowler, WMTV show host, with Christmas candles that she made.
Description: Mary Krueger knitting in a rocking chair in the yard while her grandchildren sit on the ground beside her. Jennie Krueger sits to her right, holding the re...
Description: Engraving of a woman sitting in a chair with light from an attic window shining on her face. Next to her is a rumpled bed and a pull-toy overturned on the...
Description: An outdoor group portrait of a birthday party. A cake with many candles and a lace tablecloth sits on a table in front. Most of the party are dressed up. N...
Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman from Norway in "native" Norwegian costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," se...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Emma Ketel sits on a sofa sewing with a cat curled up next to her.
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...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View from cobblestone street of a woman wearing a skirt and head scarf looking handling a barrel of discarded vegetables in an alley. The photo was likely...
Description: Melvina (Mrs. Samuel) Capron, 222 N. Bassett St., listens to a radio and reenacts the night in 1923 when she heard that President Warren G. Harding had di...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Woman displays a brand new oven/stove.
Description: Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority women, seated at tables decorated with a marine theme, for an informal senior group finishing dinner at 135 Langdon Street.
Description: A woman sits with her ten children surrounding her and watches TV.
Description: Alma(?), Wis. Studio portrait of group of women seamstresses and two young children.
Description: A woman is stirring a pot on what looks like a new stove. It is a gleaming Acme, from Newark Stove Works. There is a warming closet in the top half. The ca...
Description: Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin, a strong supporter of seniors, helps to deliver meals on wheels to a home-bound resident of his district.
Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying two photographs and two captions with extensive details of the camp's war efforts. Several campers in each photo...
Description: Four women sitting on a bed, walls displaying a tennis racquet and photographs.
Description: Two women stuffing a muskellunge with rice at the Musky Jamboree. Both women wear colorful flower print shirts. One woman wears a Boulder Junction Booster...
Description: A woman (possibly a member of the Weller family) sweeps a board sidewalk with a broom. On the left is the Weller home, and next to it is the Carl Lund hous...
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