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Date: 1968 

Description: "Paul Koll loads empty milk cans at Widmer Cheese Factory."

Date: 1948-08 ca.

Description: Cows and calves at the "Farmers 1948 Dairy Barn and Milk House" at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition at the State Fair Park.

Date: 1936-03-16 

Description: Original caption reads: "Wm. J. Lankford - safe driver Gateway City Transfer Co. Taken by Madison Branch House." Mr. Lankford was likely the winner of a sa...

Book or Pamphlet

McCormick-Deering Milkers

Date: 1935 

Description: Cover of a brochure for McCormick-Deering Milkers, featuring a photograph of cows in a field.

Date: 1928-05 

Description: Stephen Moulton Babcock seated on a small stool and milking a cow as another man holds a harness around the cow's head. They are in a University of Wiscons...

Photograph

Horse-Drawn Sleigh

Date: 1959-03 

Description: "Erhard Luhn, Richard Sigler, & Howard Greiner are bringing milk to Widmer Cheese Factory in a horse-drawn sleigh."

Photograph

Home Creamery

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A woman operates a home creamery powered by an International Harvester engine on a porch.

Drawing

Milking Time

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A man sits on a stool while hand milking a Holstein cow in a stall in a red barn. He is wearing work clothes and a hat. A golden cow and a spotted brown co...

Date: 1935 

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...

Date:  

Description: Paul and Carol Frank have been married 43 years. They milk 20 cows that produce about 800 lbs. of milk daily.

Date:  

Description: Brick Cheese derives its name from the bricks used to press the curds.

Photograph

Dairy Barn Interior

Date:  date unknown

Description: A barn interior showing a basket on a scale next to a silage feeding schedule on the wall. Shovels lean against the walls.

Date: 1980-05 

Description: "On a hillside off McArthur Road, waste water from Widmer Cheese Factory is dumped into a ridge & furrow disposal system."

Photograph

Mr. Tony Gildig

Date: 1936-09-23 

Description: A man wearing overalls sits with a newspaper in his hands at a table in a house. Original caption reads: "Mr. Tony Gildig owner of McCormick-Deering 6 can...

Date: 1946 

Description: Two boys drink from water fountains cooled with International Harvester milk coolers at the Ohio State Fair. The sign by the water fountain reads, "Here's...

Photograph

View of Making Room

Date:  

Description: Interior view of the Brodhead Cheese Factory with Kenneth Clark working at the kettles.

Date: 1939 

Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for McCormick-Deering milk coolers, "the only milk cooler with pneumatic water agitation." Includes an illustration...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Prairie Farm Creamery with horse-drawn wagons in front.

Date: 1948-06-20 

Description: Man and woman standing outside the Fred Wenger cheese factory.

Date: 1948-08 ca.

Description: The Department of Agriculture's Cheese promotion booth at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition. The booth urges consumers to "Serve Wisconsin Dated Cheese."...

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