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Date: 1948 

Description: Factory workers sitting at tables and standing in line to get food at a service counter in the cafeteria of International Harvester's Tractor Works. The cl...

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Woman Sweeping

Date: 1931-08 

Description: Irma Evans using a broom to sweep the floor near a wooden bench.

Date: 1948-04-22 

Description: Four women sewing a 'sleeping garment' at the Blessed Martin House, 746 West Washington Avenue, an interracial and interfaith center sponsored by Madison C...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Two men load hay onto a horse-drawn wagon in a field. A farm dog stands nearby.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: United States Food Administration World War I poster encouraging children to conserve wheat for soldiers and not to waste food. There is an image of a youn...

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Madison Picnic

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: A picnic of the Goldenberger family of Madison. Ben Goldenberger is the leftmost standing man. The Goldenberger family came to Madison in the 1850s.

Date: 1913 

Description: Leonore Judkins, later Mrs. Forest Middleton, center, prepares baked goods with her mother, far left, and sisters, Juanita, Bonnie, and Blanch. Bread and r...

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Lunch Break

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Field workers take a lunch break outdoors.

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Boys Peeling Yams

Date: 1943-08-12 

Description: Two indigenous boys peel yams on Kiriwina Island, in the Solomon Sea, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea).

Date: 1927 

Description: The campsites among the trees and tall grass at Riverview Campground. A few tents are set up, and a group of guests are around a picnic table.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Young girl sitting at a table eating cereal(?) from a bowl. She also has a glass of milk and a plate with toast.

Date: 1948-05-16 

Description: Alpha Phi sorority, 28 Langdon Street, was the site of a garden party for all sorority women on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Left to right:...

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Alma and Ilze

Date: 1982 

Description: Alma Schmidt Petersen, left, enjoys a meal with her niece (by marriage), Ilze Reese, in the dining room of the main house at Black Point Estate. This photo...

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Christmas Day

Date: 1917 

Description: A scrapbook page containing three images depicting John A. Commons (presumably) in his World War I uniform, individually and with his parents.

Date: 1949-06-21 

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

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Men Who Cook

Date: 1956-05-22 

Description: T.L. Graham is shown preparing strawberries for a dessert served with sour cream and a topping of brown sugar.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Panoramic view of farmer with dog loading manure onto horse-drawn Kemp No. 1 20th Century manure spreader at the base of a hill on farmland.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: A group of girls from the Canning Club of Walkenhorst School sitting and standing around a table outdoors to display their canned goods. A man wearing eyeg...

Date: 1966-08-15 

Description: A woman and man, members of Obreros Unidos, (United Workers) sit crossed legged on a roadside of Highway 21 eating lunch. They are resting from a march to...

Date: 1942 

Description: Poster showing a man eating a balanced meal and getting plenty of sleep in order to help win the war. The poster was printed for the Labor-Management Produ...

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