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Hog Butchering

Date: 1921 

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


Library Interior

Date: 2010 

Description: Interior view of La Crosse library. Two men are talking near a display of books. A balcony in the background has a display of quilts.

Date: 1948-01-31 

Description: Wisconsin State Journal correspondents, staff members, and guests attending the annual conference of correspondents in the Park Hotel.

Date: 2004 

Description: Florence and Harold Wiedmeyer have been married for 65 years and lived here for 62 years. They raised 12 children.


Killing Hogs

Date:  date unknown

Description: Rheinhardt Schmidt, August Krueger, Alex Goetsch, and Fred Hannaman stand in front of farm buildings, next to hogs hanging from a tree.

Date: 2000-07-14 

Description: "Waiting on us at the Flashback Rustic Saloon is Bonnie Gonyo."

Date: 1949 

Description: Alfred Lunt coring tomatoes in the kitchen at Ten Chimneys.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man posed seated and another man standing in a large room, perhaps a shop of some kind, at a table set for a large meal. Both men are wearing aprons. On th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Kitchen workers in the Unity House Kitchen, a large room with long wooden tables and exposed rafters. The workers are lounging on the tables and there is v...


First Thanksgiving

Date:  date unknown

Description: Thanksgiving dinner between Native Americans and early Pilgrim settlers in America.

Date: 1997-11-21 

Description: "Ruth Emery waits on us at the Marshland Cafe. Perch dinners for senior citizens are $7.15." From left to right; Shirley Widmer, Rudy Heinecke, Ralph Widme...

Date: 1961 ca.

Description: Group of people sitting together at a picnic table in a park. The table is laid out with food and paper plates and cups. Elna Krueger sits at the top of th...

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.

Date: ????-03-11 date unknown

Description: Dinner menu from A Bit of Sweden restaurant. Front cover has an illustration of a man pouring coffee from a large pot for a woman holding a cup; both are w...


Outdoor Meal


Description: A group of men and women eat at a table underneath a tent awning.


Men Sewing

Date: 1956-01-08 

Description: Men sew as a joke at a party for prospective bridegroom. Jack Bayliss, with bow tie, is facing the camera.

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: 1910 ca.

Description: People working in a field. Beside them is a basket full of a type of food.

Date: 2008-05-16 

Description: "Gen was our waitress at TNT Bar and Grill." From left to right; Sandy Miller, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, Carl Bernhard, Shirley Widmer, and Gen.


Description: Wine list menu for The Black Steer, with a waiter holding a serving tray with a bottle and two glasses, and making an "okay" motion with his other hand; in...

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