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Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a large house with an extensive balustrade, trees and a flower bed in the foreground including irises and foxgloves.

Photograph

Garden Fountain

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of fountain in a garden of the Walhall Estate. The fountain has a sculpture of a flower-adorned woman and the garden features evergreen shrubs along...

Photograph

Brides at Home

Date: 1957-06-25 

Description: Lois Persen Berres stands in her kitchen while holding a coffee pot. The photograph is one of a series showing how newlywed women have made their new livin...

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Description: Interior view of a bedroom at the Hermitage, home of Andrew Jackson, featuring a canopied bed, matching curtains, ornate wallpaper and gleaming carved wood...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of garden at the Walhall Estate featuring evergreen shrubs, foxglove, daisies and columbines. In the background, trees and a fountain with a sculptur...

Photograph

Homemaker Club

Date: 1980-11 

Description: "Theresa Homemakers Club hosted other homemaker clubs at the Theresa Public School. Guest speaker, Ann Kaiser (right), editor of 'Country Women' magazine,...

Photograph

Coat Rack

Date: 1923-07 

Description: Coats, hats, and bags hanging from a coat rack inside a farmhouse entryway at the home of Adolph Betz. Two pairs of shoes are lined against the wall at the...

Photograph

Pioneer Living Room

Date:  date unknown

Description: A collection of pioneer household articles arranged in a living room.

Photograph

Schantz House

Date: 1950-02-17 

Description: Exterior of Harold and Monona Schantz's new home, located at 310 Kensington Drive.

Photograph

Homemaker Club

Date: 1980-11 

Description: View from a stage of a gathering of the Homemaker Club.

Date: 1953 

Description: Two young children relax in their pajamas while reading "A Child's Story of the Nativity."

Photograph

Hermitage Foyer

Date:  

Description: Foyer of the Hermitage, home of Andrew Jackson, featuring bucolic murals, a curving staircase, ornate couches and sculptures.

Historical Essay

Home Childbirth Training Kit

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

"Miniature Home Delivery Kit" used to instruct expectant mothers by the Bureau of Maternal and Child Health, c. 1938. (Museum object #1995.6.1-51)

Date: 1946-08-14 

Description: A man and woman pose with their dog outside their house trailer set in a secluded yard, surrounded by trees and bushes. Photograph taken for Western Elect...

Date: 1984-02-27 

Description: A sixth grade class dresses up as cave people to experience the likeness of living in pre-historic times.

Photograph

Roth House

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: A wintery view of the E. Roth house on 619 West Doty Street. A colonial style house, with double walk(?) inside. Formerly owned by the Westerfield(?) famil...

Date: 1933-08-02 

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...

Photograph

Making Tortillas

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of four women and five children posing outside of a thatch-roofed home. Work tables and a barrel tub are gathered in front of the building and one wom...

Photograph

Nellie Kedzie Jones

Date: 1920 

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman tunes an early crystal radio set.

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