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Photograph

Millinery Exhibit

Date: 1921 

Description: 4-H millinery display team at the 1921 Wisconsin State Fair.

Date: 1938 

Description: Merton Sutter receiving a 4-H farm accounting award in front of a McCormick-Deering All-Steel Thresher. Original caption reads: "Winner of $300 merchandisi...

Date: 1929 

Description: 4-H band from Sedgewick County, Kansas. The band attended the International Harvester livestock show and Boys & Girls Club conclave.

Date: 1930 

Description: A man, possibly Cyrus McCormick III, demonstrates a reaper replica to a group of onlooking 4-H Club members.

Date: 1945 

Description: A young man operates a McCormick-Deering Farmall tractor. The photograph was taken as part of a 1946 4-H Field Corps contest.

Date: 1959-04-17 

Description: Thirty-three Sun Prairie 4-H youngsters are shown with one of four truckloads of trash they picked up along area highways.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Three boys each showing a bovine at the Sawyer County Fair. The boys are all wearing hats that say "Sawyer County 4-H Clubs."

Date: 1959-07-15 

Description: The 1959 Dane County Junior Fair home economics building is the center for 1,000s of entries made by girls of Dane County in the clothing and food categori...

Date: 1959-07-15 

Description: The 1959 Dane County Junior Fair is "home" for hundreds of 4-H Club members for four days. Registering 4-H members Steven, David, and Ted Olson, Rt. 3, Sto...

Date: 1959-04 

Description: Color photograph of 4-H youth operating a Farmall 340 tractor with mounted plow.

Photograph

4-H Bee Club

Date: 1946 

Description: John Amos and Wilbur Allio wear protective veils and stand on either side of a hive of bees.

Date: 1959-07-15 

Description: Food entries at the 1959 Dane County Junior Fair total 1,650 including 76 loaves of bread. Shown examining a loaf of bread are (left to right) Ilene Ballwe...

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

"Broken Star" quilt made from flour and feed sacks for a 4-H project, 1931. (Museum object #2005.115.1)

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Two young men who are 4-H members are each standing and holding a rope lead next to a young bovine, possibly at the Iron County Fair.

Date: 1930 

Description: A group of young women at an International Harvester factory (most likely McCormick Works) ride on a parade float reading "Welcome 4-H Club Champions, Inte...

Date:  date unknown

Description: William Kammoeller, a 4-H Junior Fair camper, waiting in the Youth Building for the car to take him home.

Date: 1945 

Description: A young man operates a McCormick-Deering Farmall tractor. The photograph was taken for a 1946 4-H Field Corps Contest.

Date: 1930 

Description: Four boys who are 4-H members are wearing hats and showing their calves, probably at the Sawyer County Fair.

Date: 1959-07-15 

Description: The 1959 Dane County Junior Fair dairy cattle show includes 577 entries. Shown unloading a trailer load of hay bought in by the Hope 4-H Club to feed his G...

Photograph

Wichita State Fair

Date: 1946 

Description: A crowd gathers underneath a tent near an International Harvester sign and farm machines at the Kansas State Fair. The sign on the building in the backgrou...

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