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Description: Women and men preparing hot dogs in crock pots at a booth at the Civilian Defense Rally.
Description: Elevated view of three women evaluating meal prepared by a cook inside International Harvester's Evansville Works home economics kitchen. The Evansville Wo...
Description: Slightly elevated view of five women researchers performing various aspects of food research and related activities in a test kitchen and laboratory at the...
Description: Mrs. L.A. Hawkins skims cream from a bowl in a basement using an "old-fashioned" tin skimmer. Shelves of canned goods are in the background.
Description: T.L. Graham is shown preparing strawberries for a dessert served with sour cream and a topping of brown sugar.
Description: Outdoor view of two pots used for a fish boil. One pot is engulfed in flames and children are running from the area.
Description: An outdoor brick bake oven with utensils alongside. According to the photographer, these were "often used by the early taverns."
Description: Margaret Klipstein bakes many cookies for her family. Part of the photo spread for the Wisconsin State Journal Centennial Cookbook Recipe Contest.
Description: Sketch of Hankscraft baby bottle warmer.
Description: The Kern family, Edna, Nancy, Ernest, and Maribeth, at the supper table.
Description: Aproned girl serves gelatin salad.
Description: A man fuels a fire for a fish boil, as people look on.
Description: Office of Civilian Defense Design No. 5, "Home Canning." The poster features a woman in a checkered apron pouring something from a cooking pan into a jar....
Description: Mrs. Robert E. Benedict of Baraboo holds her top grand prize winning cornmeal rolls at the Wisconsin State Journal's annual Cook Book Recipe Contest.
Description: Doctor Lawrence V. Littig cooks a steak on a grill while his wife Sally and seven-year-old son Norman look on.
Description: Louise Brown's table is set with a tablecloth that her husband bought back from Brittany, France and plates depicting native French birds.
Description: UW co-ed, Maybelle Goodyear of Sauk City, earns money to pay for school by preparing a meal in the kitchen of Dr. and Mrs. C.R. Mooney, at 306 Virginia Ter...
Description: "Picnicking in Mitchell Park provided a pleasant afternoon recently for these senior citizens who participated in the Milwaukee County Park Commission's pr...
Description: Room filled with women, some with children, attending a Farmers' Institute Cooking School class at Spring Valley, Wisconsin. There is a table with ingredie...
Description: Lula Tunisson uses an El Flo hot water canner to give a presentation to the men, women, and children of a canning club.
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