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Woman Weaving a Rug

Date: 1929 

Description: A woman sits at a loom, weaving a rug.


Men Filling Silo

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Men use a silo filler powered off a belt attached to a tractor.

Date: 1957-02-05 

Description: Two home economics extension workers compare notes during the annual University of Wisconsin's Farm and Home Week. At left is Edith Bangham of Madison, ass...


Arab Tea Seller

Date: 1937-12-22 

Description: A tea seller squats with his wares on a sidewalk in Tripoli, Libya. This photograph was taken by American journalist Cecil Brown, who had a great affinity...


Hosing Down Silage

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Man standing on a pile of corn hosing down the silage before loading a silo.

Date: 1949-03-14 

Description: Mrs. L. G, (Edith) Trowbridge, winner of the blue ribbon in the Wisconsin State Journal recipe contest, slicing a loaf of her winning entry, cinnamon-roll...

Date: 1956-09 

Description: Lewis Arms and his new wife LuRay pose in their wedding clothes, cutting the wedding cake.

Date: 1958-05-15 

Description: Madison television programs are hosted by Madison women and cover topics like cooking, arts, fashion and crafts. A husband and wife team, Bea and Carson Gu...

Date: 1949-10-04 

Description: Nell V. Nichols,left, field editor for "Woman's Home Companion" magazine, and Mrs. Andrew (Bess) Hopkins, Shorewood, sit side by side on a couch. Mrs. Nich...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View towards shoreline of log drivers eating lunch on the edge of the riverbank. Visiting businessmen share a meal with the log drivers who are sitting and...

Date: 1942-11-25 

Description: Navy cooks and bakers assist demonstration by Chef Carson Gulley, UW residence hall chef.


Woman Canning Jelly

Date: 1926 

Description: Woman working in kitchen straining jelly bags over pot in preparation for canning. The photograph was taken at an "IHC Farm," probably in Hinsdale, Illinoi...

Date: 1955-03-15 

Description: He is Wilbur La Bounty, paralyzed homecrafter, makes bird houses. He is seated before a work table with a jig saw and his completed 12 log cabin-style bird...

Date: 1956-08-14 

Description: Elizabeth Schlotthauer sets a buffet table on her porch. The photograph was part of a spread for WSJ's Centennial Cookbook recipe contest.

Date: 1953-12-08 

Description: Christmas holiday tea table centerpiece created by Emma (Mrs. F. M.) Distelhorst of 3630 Spring Trail. The display was sponsored by the West Side Garden Cl...

Date: 1942 

Description: Three soldiers, formerly International Harvester employees and dealers, sit on wooden crates to shuck ears of corn near a doorway. The men likely belonged...

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....

Date: 1923-06 

Description: A woman moves a box of firewood from the corner of the kitchen on the farm of E.A. Bancroft. A woodburning stove stands to her right.


Woman Drying Dishes

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: A woman wearing an apron stands near a wheeled butler's tray while drying dishes in a kitchen. A sink, table, chair and utensils are behind her.

Date: 1949-01-21 

Description: At the tea table are officers of the Who's New Club who are celebrating the 14th anniversary of the organization. Left to right: Mrs. Fred (Beulah) Reeth,...

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