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Canning Peaches

Date: 1926-07-23 ca.

Description: Woman at the Harvester Farm in the process of canning peaches. She is placing the peaches in a cold dip after scalding.

Date: 1949 

Description: A woman in a checkered dress, apron, and heels stands in front of an open International Harvester refrigerator. The door is behind her, and she holds a tr...

Date: 1948-12-27 

Description: Two couples at the punch bowl during the holiday benefit dance at the Turner Hall. From left are Gail Snyder, Footville; John Fox, Madison; Margot Schmidt,...

Date: 1999-03-12 

Description: "While dining at Sigrid's Bavarian Trail,our waitress Carrie Pobanz, entertains us by singing 'Edelweiss.' She and her family are moving to Branson, MO, in...

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Eating at the Front

Date: 1918 

Description: Infantry men receiving food in outpost, Front Line on Piave Front, Italy.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A slice of frosted cake rests on a plate atop a cloth-covered table, along with a glass, knife, additional plates, and a wrinkled cloth napkin.

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Strike Kitchen

Date:  date unknown

Description: Strikers from the United Packinghouse Workers union in Topeka taking a coffee break from their picketing. The strikers were employees of the Hill Packing C...

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: "View of the Dining Table" from the "Dedication of Blue Mounds Church" section of Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic Views," showing a long banquet tab...

Date: 1949 

Description: An International Harvester refrigerator with all doors open sits against a wall. The refrigerator has two drawers, a small freezer, and food. Bottles and...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Ten men sit and stand around tables set with dishes and food in the dining room of the Vinette logging camp.

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Husking Corn

Date:  date unknown

Description: Families sit amid piles of corn and remove the husks in the Meskovesd district near Budapest, Hungary.

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Parching Wild Rice

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: A Chippewa woman parching wild rice in Lac Vieux Desert. Lac Vieux Desert is a 4200 acre Michigan-Wisconsin boundary water in Vilas County.

Date: 1926-07-23 ca.

Description: Fake boiler showing glass jars for canning. Original caption reads: "Draw line to show water line when canning with hot water." This photograph was taken a...

Date: 1948-02-03 

Description: From left to right: Mrs. Charles Dernbach, Almond; Mrs. Walter Kuhrt, Almond; and Mrs. W.M. Erdenberger, Prairie du Chien, at a tea at the executive reside...

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Christmas Customs

Date: 1953-12-14 

Description: Hannah Heegaard-Jensen demonstrates a Christmas tradition by frying ableskivers on Christmas Eve.

Date: 1906-08-26 

Description: Exterior view of the punch table at a company picnic under trees. A man stands in the foreground looking at the camera while holding a knife, and the woman...

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Labor Union School

Date: 1957-08 

Description: People in line during lunchtime during the District 8 labor institute.

Date: 1961-08-19 

Description: An unnamed rural DeForest area man is shown eating an ear of corn at the Sun Prairie Corn Festival.

Date: 1962 

Description: Congressman David Obey and Senator Gaylord Nelson shake hands as Joan Obey looks on. The occasion was a dinner, and a man and woman sit at a table with foo...

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Hog Butchering

Date: 1921 

Description: Man butchering a hog, which has been hung on a meat hook.

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