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Description: Three different cartons of Borden's dairy products: Vanilla Ice Cream with "Elsie the Cow" logo; "Lady Borden Ice Cream"; and Borden's "Snow King" frozen d...
Description: The corner grocery is a pleasant place for the pause that refreshes. Thaddeus Moore, 9, of 3271 N. 14th Street, had a cone. Anthony McMillon, 7, of 3287-A...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: This advertisement features drawings of Shakespeare's Seven Ages beginning at the top left with: 'The Infant — "Perdita" Winter's Tale,' 'The Schoolboy — "...
Description: Bancroft Dairy, 1010 S. Park, with 4 milk delivery trucks and drivers.
Description: Cloaked in a blanket, a girl eats ice cream at the Muskego Veterans of Foreign Wars County Fair day.
Date: date unknown
Description: Wisconsin Department of Agriculture billboard promoting Wisconsin cheese with a picture of several cows on a farm.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: A woman pours milk or cream into bowl as a young girl, who holds a glass of milk, observes.
Description: Men closing up the cloth after dipping it into the kettle.
Description: Actor Jack Carson and two boys competing in an ice cream eating contest at the State Fair. The boys are identified as John Schroeder of West Bend and Jacki...
Description: Dairyman conducts Methylene blue test on a can of milk. Notice in background reads "For all milk which passes the quality requirements of this factory, as...
Description: Security State Bank presented children with ice cream cones in recognition of June Dairy Month. Leo Lunenschloss, bank president, looks on as Sarah Hole ac...
Description: Ice cream sticks travel down a conveyor in the Lilly Ice Cream factory. Some of the ice cream sticks have been dipped in chocolate, and some have not. Choc...
Description: View along the dairy case at one of the Kroger Company's eight Madison grocery stores. The company also has a bakery at 1053 East Washington Avenue.
Description: A young woman wearing a dress and a pearl necklace fills a metal pail marked "School" from a cream separator. Additional milk pails sit on the floor beside...
Description: A man carrying milk bottles stands at the doorway to a walk-in cooler at the Eubanks Dairy.
Description: View across road of creamery building. Male workers are standing near the entrance on the left in front of a sign that says "Patch Grove Creamery." On the...
Description: Men hook a bag of cheese from a kettle onto a hook with a pulley.
Description: Letterhead of the Horlick's Food Company of Racine, Wisconsin, from the 1890s, showing the Horlick's factory, a dairy maid with a cow and a container of Ho...
Description: View across road of a cheese factory on the side of a hill. Several people are walking down the driveway, and a car is parked nearby.
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