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Photograph

Embroidery Class

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Girls sitting around a long table while embroidering white cloth stretched through embroidery hoops. A woman, probably an instructor, is standing at left....

Painting

Farm Painting

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Painting of Paul Seifert farm showing rock formations in background and farm buildings nearby.

Photograph

Twin Calves

Date: 1906-04 

Description: Edgar Krueger with twin calves wearing small ox collar.

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: A family is gathered around table for coffee with a frame house behind that has a sewing machine on its porch, and a lightning rod on the roof. A framed pi...

Date: 1919 

Description: Students sit at desks inside Sedan Prairie School while others stand in the back of the classroom to prepare lunch. The poster hanging on the back wall rea...

Book or Pamphlet

Coffee and Pie

Date: 1903 

Description: Drawing of a slice of pie and a cup of coffee.

Photograph

Cafe Interior

Date: 1963-04-20 ca.

Description: Interior of Bush's Cafe, with artificial greenery, a clock, and two water pots above the lunch counter.

Date: 1957-05-22 

Description: Jacqueline Morris, Dane County Home Agent, greets new Homemakers Club officers Mrs. Sheldon Yarwood, Mrs. Clayton Monson, and Mrs. George W. Johnson.

Date: 1933-07-17 

Description: Children sit at a table and have lunch at The Capital Times Kiddie Camp.

Photograph

Esther A. Elmer

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Esther Elmer, 20, poses with jars of fruits and vegetables which she has canned. A fancy carpet is hung behind her as a backdrop. She wrote on the reverse...

Photograph

Picking Corn

Date: 1986-01 

Description: "Larry Luhn, along with relatives and friends, picked corn in a field along Bancroft Road."

Photograph

Grinding Masa

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a woman kneeling and grinding corn by hand with the traditional mortar and pestle, the mano and metate. In the background a child is partially vis...

Date: 1948-11-14 

Description: Madison Legion Auxiliary tea at the American Legion clubhouse, 110 West Wilson Street. At the serving table are, left to right: Mrs Oscar (Louise) Onsgard,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Valentine's Day card with a man, smoking a pipe and washing a sink full of dirty dishes. He is wearing a white shirt with the sleeves rolled up and a black...

Photograph

Leske's Steak House

Date: 1953-06-15 

Description: Leske's Steak House, 2827 Atwood Avenue. Close-up view of a steak dinner advertised for $2.25.

Photograph

Bath Time

Date: 1955-05-08 

Description: A boy in the bath tub being bathed by his mother.

Date: 1923 

Description: Children joining hands while playing in an alleyway between brick buildings in an area of tenement housing. A line of laundry suspended over the alley is h...

Photograph

Miss Florence

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a woman, Miss Florence, seated at a dining room table. Landscape paintings are on the paneled wall behind her.

Date:  

Description: Bloch indulging himself while dressed in humorous garb as a fraternity brother. Taken as an illustration for a fraternity article in Smiles magazine...

Date: 1887-09 before

Description: Lunch menu from the souvenir booklet of the Complimentary Excursion to General Passenger & Ticket Agents, with an embossed knife, fork, and spoon crossed o...

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