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Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of an Spanish couple from Corunna in "native" Corunnan costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Na...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Woman washing dishes in a kitchen sink. Kitchen utensils are hanging on the wall and the cabinets are open, revealing cleaning supplies made by Lux, Bon Am...

Photograph

Men Who Cook

Date: 1956-05-22 

Description: Mortimer Levitan is shown with his collection of herbs, spices and salts. He is also a cookbook collector.

Date: 1953-12-08 

Description: Original holiday table decoration dubbed "Angel's Stairway" and consisting of a tall, colorful combination of shiny tree balls, magnolia leaves, and celosi...

Date: 1959-07-27 

Description: Mrs. Alice Ferguson (left), home service director of Madison Gas and Electric Company, and Loreen Jacobson, home economics director of Wisconsin Power and...

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Restaurant Interior

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a restaurant decorated with western-like decor. Tables and chairs are surrounded by stalls, saddles, and harnesses, and draped windows can be...

Date: 1945-10-09 

Description: Display of animal cut-out cookies on a tray with a candle and pine boughs.

Date: 1927-08 

Description: A woman wearing an apron pouring oil into a hot stove at the International Harvester Hinsdale experimental farm, illustrating a dangerous scenario for Inte...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of an Italian woman in "native" Neapolitan costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," set...

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Making Tortillas

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of four women and five children posing outside of a thatch-roofed home. Work tables and a barrel tub are gathered in front of the building and one wom...

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Nellie Kedzie Jones

Date: 1920 

Description: Audience surrounding Nellie Kedzie Jones on the Agricultural Extension Home Economics circuit in Northern Wisconsin.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Man pitches silage into ensilage cutter and blower near a barn and silo. Two other men work behind the cutter and blower.

Date: 1963-07-07 

Description: Jehovah's Witnesses assembly camper doing laundry.

Date: 1949-01-03 

Description: Austin Thorson, winner of a $100 prize in a Lipton Tea Co. jingle contest, also won $1,200 worth of groceries from the Kroger Co. by writing the address of...

Date: 1914-03-25 

Description: A large group of female factory workers sit at tables in a cafeteria at International Harvester's Osborne Works. The women likely worked in the Twine Mill....

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Slicing Salad

Date: 1963-07-25 

Description: Aproned girl serves gelatin salad.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman tunes an early crystal radio set.

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Description: Ike Church at a CIO bar-b-que, cutting a pork shank.

Date: 1995-09 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin, a strong supporter of seniors, helps to deliver meals on wheels to a home-bound resident of his district.

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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