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Feeding Fawn

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Two small boys at Point Henry Resort at Spider Lake are dressed in short pants and are feeding a fawn from a bottle.

Date: 1931 

Description: Page from an album kept by Neighborhood House, with two images. The one on top is of the Bluebirds girls' group playing musical instruments as adults lead...

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New Teachers

Date: 1953-09-22 

Description: New home economics teachers at West High School Jeane Schwartz and Patricia Weege (center) are shown with pupils Pamla Wobig (left) and Carla Tande; they a...

Date: 1994 ca.

Description: Laundry drying in the backyard of the Quinney household at 345 Rolfe Road.

Date: 1995-06-06 before

Description: Letterpress poster for a German vintners dinner, with illustrations printed in green ink of a wine bottle, a wine glass, and fruit. Text is printed in gold...

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Home Canning

Date: 1943 

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

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Shack in the Woods

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Young man and a dog in the yard outside a dilapidated shack in the woods that serves as a dwelling. Laundry hangs from a line at left.

Date: 1982-08 

Description: "Jeanna Jaster, 20-month old daughter of Tom and Norma Jaster, enjoyed some corn at the Theresa Lions corn roast."

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Home Economics Day

Date: 1957-03-20 

Description: Mary Crain (right), home economist, teacher, dietician, and manager of the West High School cafeteria, supervises two of her students, Linda Gaarder and Al...

Date: 1952-05-16 

Description: William "Bill" Hellman, chef on the Northwestern Railroad's Madison-Chicago passenger run, on the train as he is preparing his last meal for the railroad a...

Date: 1952-02-26 

Description: An actor from the Madison Theater Guild tries on a costume.

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Baking Contest

Date: 1963-08-15 

Description: Two women examine a prizing winning chiffon cake.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Argentine film poster. Illustrated image of several people, including three couples, about to walk through a door. On the other side of the door are drinks...

Date: 1952-11-19 

Description: Mrs. Margot Nelson, the teacher, is shows students Bertha Haack and Josephine Scheerer the technique of stuffing the body cavity of a turkey at a Vocationa...

Date: 1926-07-23 

Description: Close-up of a person's slicing a plate of canned meatloaf. Original can and can opener are on the table next to the food.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Various condiments sit atop a table near a decorative railing at what appears to be a restaurant.

Date: 1944-11-07 

Description: Joyce Elmer is basting a chicken in an iron reflector oven and Gene Lyte is using a butter churn. Both women are University of Wisconsin home economics maj...

Date: 1970 

Description: A man wearing a white chef cap and a suit and tie, is either placing trays of food on a cart, or taking them off for a Pan American World Airways Boeing 74...

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: 1923-09 

Description: Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) woman cutting roots for medicine. A quilt hangs on a line in the background and a chicken walks near the women.

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