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Self-Wringing Mop

Date: 1923 

Description: Mrs. Jake George stands on a wooden porch while using a foot pedal to wring excess water from a mop.

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Women Sewing

Date:  date unknown

Description: Six women sewing by hand and with a sewing machine. A dog is in the room and the calendar on the wall shows December 1901.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Laboratory work in a University of Wisconsin home economics class.

Date: 1949 

Description: A woman in a long dress, heels, earrings, and a double strand of pearls holds of platter of food in front of an open International Harvester freezer.

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Woman Cooking

Date: 1923-07 

Description: Mrs. John Esche uses a wood burning stove marked "Home Comfort" to prepare food. A crate holding firewood stands to the right of the stove.

Date: 1979 

Description: Two women enjoy a cup of coffee at a Rennebohm Drug Store restaurant.

Date: 1951-07-30 

Description: Four members of the Beth Israel Sisterhood gather around a sewing machine while creating items for the upcoming annual Beth Israel bazaar. Pictured from l...

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Ladies at Tea

Date: 1925 

Description: Group of ladies at an outdoor tea during "homecoming." Behind the woman on the left is a large spinning wheel. An American Flag is standing on the lawn in...

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Women at Sewing Bee

Date:  

Description: Seven women gathered at a sewing bee.

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Ingrid Bengtson bringing lunch to the field to help her husband, Norman, get the planting done faster. They are having lunch on top of the McCormick Intern...

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Woman Candling Eggs

Date: 1925-06 

Description: A seated woman candles eggs at Holden Farm.

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Spinning Wool

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of woman sitting with spinning wheel, bulk wool and a yarn winder by a stone wall with a cooking fireplace in it. Plants grow on the ground nearby, t...

Date: 2009-06-12 

Description: (Left to right) are Eiko Olson; Karissa, our waitress; J.P. Widmer; Brenda Wilz; and Shirley Widmer."

Date: 1930 before

Description: Interior view of the laundry room at the Winnebago County Asylum. Pictured are the staff, including a young boy. Some of the women are ironing articles of...

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Amund Rustebakke, standing in doorway, and Siri Rustebakke, center, sitting, in front of a house with her daughters and daughter-in-law and four spinning w...

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Heart Kitchen

Date: 1952-09-17 

Description: Pauline Rehder working in the Heart Kitchen at Madison Vocational and Adult School. The Heart Kitchen, for women with heart disease, allows the cook to...

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Rennebohm Diners

Date: 1979 

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...

Date: 1957-07-11 

Description: Some of the committee chairmen for the annual Attic Angels Home and Garden Tour preview box lunches to be served on the tour. Seated at an outdoor table, l...

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Wedding Feast

Date:  

Description: Some twenty members of the Harold Stafford wedding party and guests, seated and standing behind a table set for a meal, with food on many of the plates. Th...

Date: 1999-05-14 

Description: "At the Jail House Restaurant our waitress, Amy, informs us that she is a dental hygienist." Pictured (clockwise, starting on the left): Shirley Widmer, Ru...

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