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Woman at Sink

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A woman fills a bucket with water from an indoor well pump while standing at a kitchen sink. A mirror hangs on the wall and a potted plant, canister, and c...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Kitchen interior in which a woman sits by a fireplace churning butter and a man standing by a fence outside is visible through the open doorway. In and su...

Date: 1947-11-11 

Description: Three members of the University of Wisconsin Dames Club making Christmas gifts. Left to right are Mrs. Marvin D. Whitehead, Mrs. John S. Boyle (standing),...

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Osage Women

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Black Bow's wife, with infant in a papoose, and Saucy Chief's squaw.

Date: 1941 

Description: Mrs. Wilbur Shrieder stands in a 6 x 12 foot refrigerated walk-in storage area.

Date: 1948-01-31 

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

Date: 1997-12-19 

Description: "Dawn Stott is our waitress at Walden Supper Club, Perch are $8.95." From left to right; Shirley Widmer, Ralph Widmer, Dawn Stott, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, a...

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Beth El Sisterhood

Date: 1948-11-02 

Description: Members of the Temple Beth El Sisterhood prepare for the second annual bazaar. Left to right: Mrs. Sidney Schwartz, gift committee; Mrs. Sidney Rosenfeld,...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three men are harvesting corn in a field. One of them is operating a horse-drawn corn binder. In the background a woman stands holding a child in the doorw...

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Woman Cooking

Date: 1923-07 

Description: Mrs. John Esche uses a wood burning stove marked "Home Comfort" to prepare food. A crate holding firewood stands to the right of the stove.

Date: 1915-02 ca.

Description: Young African American woman sweeping front steps of a residence. Original caption reads, "the 'sedge brush' broom is used a great deal for light sweeping...

Date: 1928 

Description: Miss Neary smells the contents of an opened can, demonstrating the hazards of ingesting tainted food.

Date: 1957-02-05 

Description: Two sisters from Mauston, Mrs. Thomas Shelton, left, and Mrs. William T. Walsh, consult a program for the annual University of Wisconsin Farm and Home Week...

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Dutch Farmhouse

Date: 1924-01-21 

Description: View across field of a Dutch farmhouse. A dog sits in the foreground, chickens run near a building and a woman stands under a roof near a doorway.

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Ifugao Woman

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of an elderly Ifugao woman squatting on the ground using a drop spindle for spinning in the Philippines. She is holding something in her mouth.

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Canning Peaches

Date: 1926-07-23 

Description: A woman preparing peaches for canning. She appears to be shaking her finger at a young boy as he reaches for a peach. This scene occurred on the Harvester...

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Description: Elevated view of University of Wisconsin-Madison student housing project at Monroe Street. There was housing at Monroe Street and Randall Avenue for marrie...

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...

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Home Canning

Date: 1943 

Description: A woman lifts jars of vegetables from a pot using a wire holder.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Leonore Judkins Middleton shows a book to three young Japanese men. An iron kettle sits on a stove in the background.

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