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Date: 1928 

Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering engines. Includes photographic illustrations of an engine powering a water pump, washing machine, and cement mixer...

Photograph

Woman Chopping Wood

Date: 1923-10-04 

Description: A woman wearing a dress uses an axe to split a log into firewood. A hand-operated washing machine stands in the yard of a farmhouse in the background.

Date: 1930 after

Description: View of a bathroom in the Amalgamated Clothing Workers Cooperative Apartments. Features porcelain bathtub, sink, and toilet.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group having a picnic on the shore of an Apostle Island. There is a large sailboat behind the group.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Amos Elliot, pioneer stage coach driver, enjoying a quiet evening at home with his second wife, and her daughter (center), Stella Hart.

Photograph

Carving the Turkey

Date: 1965-11-25 

Description: A man takes pleasure in the carving of the Thanksgiving turkey, with other food items in the foreground and vending machines behind him.

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: A family sits in a front yard at a table with a picket fence in front of them and a wood frame house with shutters behind. Clothes are hanging in the backg...

Date:  date unknown

Description: About twenty women sit at tables sewing on sewing machines in the sewing room of the Chippewa Woolen Mill.

Photograph

Woman Baking

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a uniform and cloth hat sifts flour into a bowl in a kitchen. Her dress has buttoned-on cuffs. The table in front of her is lined with baki...

Photograph

Twin Osage Papooses

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman stands behind twin Osage papooses in a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. The infants are tightly wrapped up. This image comes from an...

Photograph

Lunch Time

Date: 1979-01 

Description: Lunchtime at a senior center in central Wisconsin. Congressman David R. Obey can be seen talking in the background. Although the location has not been iden...

Date: 1955-04-19 

Description: Attic Angels Association "sewing bee", where members make aprons, curtains, and other articles for the Visiting Nurse Service. Left to right: Daisy Breyer...

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Description: F.N. Finney's residence, 34 Prospect Avenue.

Date: 1903 

Description: Valentine's Day card with a bear standing in the center. He has his paws folded over his tummy. On his right is a jar of honey and on his left is a honeyco...

Date: 1949-10-12 

Description: Randall Elementary School kindergartners are shown making applesauce under the supervision of their teacher Marguerite Drew. Stirring the pot is Patty Hurl...

Date: 1935 

Description: Richard Quinney looks out the window of the farmhouse on his first birthday. Next to him on the windowsill sits a cake with one candle.

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Hog Butchering

Date: 1921 

Description: Man butchering a hog, which has been hung on a meat hook.

Date: 1946-09-15 

Description: Workers eating dinner. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries. Ferry workers belonged to the National Maritime Un...

Photograph

Woman Frying Bacon

Date: 1939 

Description: Mrs. Baltes frying bacon for the children at Kiddie Camp.

Date:  

Description: A group of women working on hard boiled eggs in the Highlander kitchen. Betty Shipherd on right, Antioch student on left.

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