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Description: Two men are working with milk cans and buckets near a McCormick-Deering milk cooler. The original caption reads "James McFarland," which may refer to the o...
Description: a man drains curd with a cheddar curd mill.
Supplemental materials for the 4th-grade textbook, 'Wisconsin: Our State Our Story'
Description: A 10-foot mannequin of Alice in Dairyland at an Alice display at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition.
Description: Hand-colored photograph of Frieda Jaggi at county line factory, the first family factory, which had a wood frame and heated kettles. It was common for Fri...
Description: Cheesemaker Laurel Ettien, measuring the weight of cheese curd after it was separated from the whey.
Description: Three children eat ice cream at the annual Christmas party for children and grandchildren of University Club members. At left is Karl Rohlich and center, T...
Description: A man is moving a milk can from a cooler in an old building.
Description: Men work at the Coldren Cheese Factory.
Date: date unknown
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: Ice cream being sold outside of a "beer-bar" at a Displaced Persons camp; Germany.
Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wisconsin Survivors of the...
Description: Two women stand by a milk cooler. One of the women is pulling out a milk can from the cooler and the other woman is leaning against a wall. In the backgro...
Description: Brine tanks and people in the background.
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.
Description: Men stand in the cooling room at Coldren which stored the wheels of cheese on lids on pipe shelves to keep mice away.
Description: A man stands outside an International Model S truck used to deliver Snow & Palmer dairy products. Text on the truck reads, "for clean, pasteurized milk" an...
Description: Two girls stand at the Schoep's Ice Cream and Food Company Inc. booth at the ESBMA (East Side Business Men's Association) fall festival.
Description: Rooms with bottles, table, canisters and other dairying equipment on the Hazen Pettit farm. Original caption states: "The vat in the foreground is used fo...
Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for "McCormick-Deering Ball Bearing Cream Separators with Stainless Steel Discs." Features a photograph of a man using a c...
Description: "Tour guide, Ralph Widmer, displays a Swiss cow bell to visiting AFS students at Widmer's Cheese Factory. Students were from Thailand, Yugoslavia, Germany,...
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