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Date: 1916 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Simon Overby at home in their parlor with books, family portraits, and an organ with sheet music. Mr. Overby sits in a chair with a cane and a...

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Description: Interior view of the Morris-Jumel Mansion which served, at different times, as headquarters to both forces during the Revolutionary war. This view of an a...

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Description: Interior view of the Morris-Jumel Mansion which served, at different times, as headquarters to both forces during the Revolutionary war. This view of the...

Photograph

Mary E. Smith

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Mary E. Smith, wife of Dr. Joseph Smith, arranges flowers for the holidays.

Date: 1938 

Description: The bedroom of an International "Jungle Yacht", equipped with a bed, telephone, dresser, extra clothing storage, and windows. The "Jungle Yachts" were spec...

Photograph

"Jungle Yacht" Desk

Date: 1938 

Description: Close-up of a desk in an International "Jungle Yacht". The desk is furnished with clocks, speedometers, a map, and a telephone. Above the desk is a bookshe...

Date: 1956-07-02 

Description: Mrs. Leslie (Jean) Antonius of 325 Lakewood Boulevard is in the living room of her traditional home, one of ten on the Attic Angel third annual benefit Hou...

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Description: The Hammond-Hardwood House's colonial kitchen features a fireplace with furniture surrounding it, clock and candle holders atop the mantle, and lamps and t...

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)

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Political Cartoon Comparing Platforms

Date: 1884 

Description: Political cartoon comparing the Democratic Platform with the Republican Platform. The cartoon (Democratic) on the left depicts a poor family wearing rags i...

Date: 1915 

Description: Winter scene of the 500 block of State Street, north side, Madison, Wisconsin, with corner residence.

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Description: A family is posed in a dining room with a woman seated and holding a small child. A man is seated at a desk in the corner, with a young girl standing nearb...

Date: 1951-03-21 

Description: View of the kitchen in the new ranch-style home of the Lloyd Yaudes family at 526 Virginia Terrace.

Date: 1949-09-13 

Description: Elderly woman making pancakes on griddle at wood burning stove.

Date: 1899-06 

Description: Group portrait of the Hable and Krueger families posing in the yard in front of a house. Two of the men are using newspapers. Featured are Julius Hable, Mr...

Photograph

Family Bomb Shelter

Date: 1952 

Description: A Wisconsin family inside their new bomb shelter.

Date: 1949-07-27 

Description: Interior of the Winfield Martin house, 2906 Lakeland Avenue (earlier address: 611 Elmside Boulevard), showing the upstairs hall at the top of the stairway....

Photograph

Kitchen Interior

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of a corner of a kitchen with an opened window above a stove top. The kitchen is equipped with cupboards that are lined with spices, containers, and o...

Photograph

Canning Corn

Date: 1927 

Description: Husband and wife canning corn in kitchen using Burpee Can Sealer.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: The dining room of the Richard Lloyd Jones residence, 1010 Walker Court (now clled Rutledge Court), showing dining table, light fixture, and built-in china...

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