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Description: Woman wearing a hairnet and an apron fills a pasty in her kitchen. A man wearing coveralls is seated at the table watching.
Date: date unknown
Description: Unidentified refugees learn the tailoring trade; Germany.
Description: A Wisconsin family inside their new bomb shelter.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A man in open doorway of a farm building uses a Mogul Jr. 1 H.P. stationary engine to power a belt-driven Keystone corn sheller.
Description: View of William Krueger sitting on a bench next to the house, weaving a willow basket and smoking a pipe. In the background is a pedal grinding/sharpening...
Description: Women make fry bread at the dedication of the Winnebago Indian Village.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Long tables and chairs in a dining hall, probably at the McCormick Works. The tables are covered in table cloths and several cooks stand in the background....
Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey, Speaker of the House Tom Foley, and Vice President Al Gore on board Air Force Two.
Description: "Picnicking in Mitchell Park provided a pleasant afternoon recently for these senior citizens who participated in the Milwaukee County Park Commission's pr...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: A group of men, women, and children gather for a picnic in the woods. A large picnic blanket covers the ground as the individuals pose for a photograph.
Description: Lumberjacks eating in a cook shanty; probably early twentieth century.
Description: (Left to right) are Eiko Olson; Karissa, our waitress; J.P. Widmer; Brenda Wilz; and Shirley Widmer."
Description: Ralph Widmer and Helen Bodden cut their wedding cake.
Date: 1948-05-13 before
Description: Dinner menu from the Holland-America Line ship R.M.S. Nieuw Amsterdam, with "A Repast About 1830," with men, women, and a child gathered around a ta...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A group of farmers gathers in a rural church for a community dinner.
Description: Large group of men and women, probably teachers, tying rope near a school building. A woman stands on the right side, identified at Mrs. Streeter, with pho...
Description: An industrious family cleans their motorboat which is parked in the driveway.
Description: Andy and Karen Schnitzler and "Ruffy" pose in their Community Center. The Schnitzlers purchased the farm in 1980 and began the center in 1988.
Description: Farm couple seated together outdoors on the lawn, his arm around her shoulders.
Description: "At the Goose Shot in Waupun, Sandy Nummerdor and Bette Mocco take an intense interest in our Fish Fry pictures. We enjoy their food."
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