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Date:  date unknown

Description: Two women, two men, and two girls posed standing in front of a wooden house (probably the backyard), near a clothesline with drying wash. Two boys are stan...

Date: 1949-06-21 

Description: Madison Community Chest sponsored Farley tract community garden. Robert Thompson, age 6, with harvested peas.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of an indoor scene with a loom, spinning wheel, skeiner, garments and two dolls seated in a chair at Little Norway.

Date: 1859 ca.

Description: In September 1859, by which time he was a regular contributor to Frank Leslie's Illustrated Paper, Hölzlhuber took his first extensive trip to lower...

Date: 1966-11-14 

Description: African American junior Girl Scouts pouring fruit juice into punch bowl as they prepare to entertain their parents.

Photograph

Wisconsin Dames

Date: 1952-04-10 

Description: Members of the Langonettes neighborhood group, who are affiliated with Wisconsin Dames, have made stuffed animals for the children in the pediatric ward at...

Photograph

Erdman Prefab 2

Date:  date unknown

Description: Dining area of the Walter & Mary Rudin House, 110 Marinette Trail, an example of Erdman #2, a Frank Lloyd Wright-design prefabricated house marketed and co...

Photograph

Churning Butter

Date:  date unknown

Description: Woman using a dasher churn to make butter. She is seated on the stoop of a house and a young girl watches behind her.

Date: 1925 

Description: Advertising poster for International engines. Includes illustrations of the engines' farm uses, including pumping water, washing clothes, and operating a c...

Historical Object

Home Sweet Home Sampler

Date: 1877 

Description: Punch paper "Home Sweet Home" sampler.

Date: 1900-11-08 

Description: Consecration of Bishop Weller as Bishop Coadjutor, Diocese of Fund du Lac. Three Bishops seated, l to r: Bishop Nicholson of Milwaukee; Bishop Grafton of F...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Interior of "Meadow Garden," home of Governor George Wallon. Living room decorated with portraits, paintings, and other ornaments. Tea is set at the table.

Date: 1963-09-25 

Description: Elevated view of two women, one pulling loaves of bread from the oven and the other glazing crusts in the church kitchen.

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Woman feeding angora rabbits in their hutches.

Date: 1954-11-02 

Description: Four alumnae of the Madison Pi Beta Phi sorority look at a collection of Arrowcraft products handmade by a Settlement school at Gatlinburg TN. The items wi...

Drawing

Farmer Thrifty

Date:  

Description: Illustration of an immaculate farmstead captioned as "Woodland home as occupied by Farmer Thrifty".

Date:  date unknown

Description: A very happy grandmother stands in the farmyard with a granddaughter, a cow and many chickens. In the background is the farmhouse.

Photograph

Cranberry Cooking

Date: 1989-02 

Description: Outdoor gathering of men, women and children cooking cranberries in a large kettle, perhaps at a winter festival.

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: The Ole Wettlesen family poses in the yard in front of a picket fence with women knitting. Two standing men appear to be examining an unfolded map. The fra...

Date: 2005-07-12 

Description: "Hilary was our waitress at The Elias Inn, Watertown."

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