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Description: An exhibit of beautiful old gowns, hats, parasols, china, glassware and silver has been assembled by the Women's Auxiliary of the State Historical Society...
Description: World War II war relief services. Woman using sewing machine.
Description: The history of tea service was shown by a display of tea pots in the Wisconsin Historical Society Women's Auxiliary exhibit, "Tides of Taste." The image s...
Description: View down middle of the dining room at Berry's Coldwater Canyon Resort. Female servers stand along the walls near the tables.
Description: A woman in a long dress, heels, earrings, and a double strand of pearls holds of platter of food in front of an open International Harvester freezer.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: View of a man wearing a tank top and pants with suspenders washing clothing in three large metal washtubs, which are sitting on top of trunks.
Description: Young man outside a barn pitching piles of manure. Original caption reads, "Union Pacific Silo Special Trip. Manure, J.A. Butler."
Description: Susie Kamm and Nancy Miles put cookies into the oven. The girls are members of the 8th grade home economics class at West Junior High School. The class bak...
Description: Photomontage of a group of five boy scouts around a cooking fire. The scouts watch as a giant potato, suspended over the fire, slowly roasts. They are we...
Description: Chef Carson Gulley, UW residence hall chef, proudly displays his spice collection.
Description: An unattended child turns the knobs of a gas stove in a farmhouse.
Description: Richard Lloyd Jones's bedroom, 1010 Walker Court (now known as Rutledge Court). His Underwood typewriter, telephone, and bookcase are seen. Lloyd Jones w...
Description: Three German prisoners of war are scrub their clothes on the cement floor of their barracks at a prisoner of war camp. The prisoners are engaged in agricul...
Description: Child in high chair drinking tomato juice from a mug. Photographed for the extension project of the International Harvester Co. of Chicago.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A wooden drying rack hangs from the ceiling over a gas stove in what appears to be a cellar or a shed.
Description: Group portrait of Zion Evangelical Lutheran church members posed at banquet table at 247 Division street. Seated left to right are Francis Goold, congrega...
Description: Mrs. Irvine (Marg) Elliott of 4601 Wallace Avenue, co-chairman of the "Party Fixins' booth at the Lake Edge Congregational Church bazaar, wears the cap and...
Description: Reception room at the Governor Nelson Dewey house, on his estate called Stonefield. The governor's glasses mark a place in the book on the title desk. On...
Description: The boys' bedroom of the Richard Lloyd Jones residence, 1010 Walker Court (now 1010 Rutledge Court). Several pennants decorate the walls, including those o...
Description: Russian children lined up on a board sidewalk to receive leftovers from a man standing outside the 310th United States Army Engineer corps mess hall. Some...
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