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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Mrs. John Bowers removes a plate of food from the dumbwaiter in her Benton County farmhouse.
Description: "At the Knights of Columbus in West Bend, Cy Wietor, who supervises a group of waiters, stops to chat with us at our table." From left to right; Shirley Wi...
Description: Advertising catalog for International Harvester cultivators. Features an illustration of a woman feeding birds.
Description: Miss Marilla Zearling demonstrates a bread-making technique to members of the Baker's Dozen Bread Club.
Description: Cars are parked on the right near the water. Two people sit at a picnic table near the shoreline, and a third person is holding a pot over a campfire.
Description: Woman, probably Edna Richards Turner, posing with her potted plants. The Methodist Church is in the background.
Description: A woman wearing a house dress, stockings, and heeled shoes stands on the porch railing of a brick house to hang what appears to be clothesline from porch p...
Description: Close-up of a woman's hands holding the wire handles of a wooden rack made for holding jars during canning.
Date: date unknown
Description: About twenty women sit at tables sewing on sewing machines in the sewing room of the Chippewa Woolen Mill.
Description: Marjean Czerwinski of Milwaukee, the 1951 Alice in Dairyland, poses eating an ice cream cone with a young boy and girl.
Description: Chromolithograph card of three young women in "native" Roumanian costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," set...
Description: Ruth Bass, 4216 Mandrake Road, receives a clock radio as a prize in the Christmas outdoor home lighting contest from Lucien G. Schlimgen, Jr., president of...
Description: A mother is cutting a pattern from display material on a table.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Field workers take a lunch break outdoors.
Description: View of a woman weaving with a loom as an exhibit at the Farmer's Museum, which opened in 1944. There is another loom behind her.
Description: A woman wearing a uniform and cloth hat kneads bread dough on a board on a wooden table. Her dress has buttoned-on cuffs. A flour sifter, bowl, and loaf pa...
Description: Lois Dick, 106 Richland Lane, shows the kitchen which she and her husband Robert planned to suit their family needs and to accommodate their favorite style...
Description: View from road of woman standing next to a chair on the porch of a wooden frame house behind a fence and a sidewalk.
Description: A woman in a dress, apron, heels, and earrings leans over an open International Harvester freezer, smiling at a girl. The girl, in a dress, braided pigtail...
Description: Gray Ladies of the Dane County Red Cross teaching jewelry-making to a group of patients at the Mendota hospital for the mentally ill. Gray Ladies, shown at...
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