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Date: 1919 

Description: Students sit at desks inside Sedan Prairie School while others stand in the back of the classroom to prepare lunch. The poster hanging on the back wall rea...

Date: 1918 ca.

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...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A young child examines a children's book with her grandmother.

Date: 1964-05-28 

Description: Mrs. Helen Renk, Rt. 2, Sun Prairie, WI., is shown in her kitchen. Mrs. Renk is submitting a favorite recipe for possible "election" into the Wisconsin Sta...

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Woman Showing Quilt

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Woman holding up a quilt, showing it at the Iron County Fair.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Soldiers have a meal while sitting on the grass outside the mess tent, possibly at Camp Douglas.

Date: 1960-04 

Description: Stanley Zuckerman, Lloyd Barbee, Jackie Robinson, and David Obey are photographed as they are having a conversation. Zuckerman holds a cup, spoon and sauce...

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Catherine Orb Seipp

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A seated portrait of Catherine Orb Seipp sitting near a window, knitting. Her upholstered chair has carved wood accents.

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Pressure Kettle

Date: 1919-11 

Description: A woman wearing a full-length apron using a pressure kettle on a stove top, probably for home canning.

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Welders

Date: 1950 

Description: A short course in welding at the University of Wisconsin agricultural short course.

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of a man in "native" Hungarian costume, posing with a Singer sewing machine and a large, decorative costume. Part of a "Costumes of A...

Date: 1949-02-22 

Description: Seated at the speakers table at the Dane County Rural Letter Carriers' meeting (left to right) are Earl Bagley, Cambridge, treasurer; R.C. Salisbury, Madis...

Date: 1951-04-27 

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...

Date: 1948-01-20 

Description: Officers and speakers attending the annual dinner meeting of the Wisconsin Council of Churches: front row, Dr. Hermann Morse, administrator of the Presbyte...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a family posing near their farmhouse and animals. One woman rides a horse-drawn Bain-Wagon, from Bain works, established in 1882. A man stands in...

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Man Knitting

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Elderly man sitting in a rocking chair and knitting.

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: The Reverend Peter Andreas Rasmussen (1829-1898), his wife Ragnhild Holland Rasmussen and their eight children sit around a table in the yard of their hous...

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Outdoor Chores

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Woman doing chores outdoors.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Jethro Coffin home fireplace in kitchen. Jethro Coffin was a blacksmith and the grandson of one of the island's first white settlers, Tristam Coffi...

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Dressing up the Dog

Date:  date unknown

Description: A girl sits in a rocking chair as a young woman commands a dog who is dressed in dark clothing to sit. A piano or organ is in the background.

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