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Photograph

Alice Jackson

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Portrait of Alice F. Jackson of Madison, sitting in a chair and crocheting.

Date: 1921 

Description: High school student Harold Enge poses with his blue ribbon winning angel food cake during an International Harvester Company Short Course. Additional cakes...

Date: 1926-05 

Description: A woman wearing a beaded dress and necklace sits at a table to eat canned corn and peaches.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Kitchen workers at the Hotel Astor. Men standing around long wooden tables and an open window at the far end of the room where waiters would pass along foo...

Date: 1914-07-13 

Description: Lula Tunisson uses an El Flo hot water canner to give a presentation to the men, women, and children of a canning club.

Date: 1926-07 ca.

Description: A man wearing a bow tie toasts a piece of bread on an electric griddle with its cord hung on a nail on the wall at International Harvester's Hinsdale exper...

Date: 1944-10-16 

Description: Three women and children at a meeting of the Madison Home Economics Club with the theme "Good Nutrition, A Wartime Challenge". Left to right are Mrs. Myles...

Photograph

"Jewel" Stove

Date: 1927-08 

Description: "Jewel" brand stove inside a farmhouse kitchen. The original caption reads, "Stove for patch work in making faked pictures."

Date: 1952-04-05 

Description: Five girls from Rio High School are studying an exhibit of dressmaking and dress design. Left to right are Frances Traut, Donna Mae Hebel, Jeanette Wruck,...

Date: 1952-02-26 

Description: The members of the Madison Theater Guild have worked seven days a week to make costumes for a cast of 30 in the production of "As You Like It." They are wo...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Benedict Goldenberger family enjoying a wurst roast in the Madison vicinity. Goldenberger was a cooper and vinegar-maker.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Dining room at the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys.

Date: 1928-01 

Description: Slightly elevated view of a honey display for Monterey County, California. At the American Honey Producers' League Convention.

Date: 1961-08-18 

Description: Sweet Potato Rolls won second place in yeast breads in the Wisconsin State Journal Cookbook contest. The recipe was submitted by Mrs. Clarence Bollant, Li...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the keeping room in the Jethro Coffin home. Jethro Coffin was a blacksmith and the grandson of one of the island's first white settlers, Tristam Co...

Date: 1946 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with a woman using a sewing machine to sew a large piece of cloth patterned with four-leaf clovers. Anot...

Date: 1863 

Description: Handbill issued by E.B. McCagg, President of the N.W. Sanitary Commission, urging citizens to plant potatoes and onions to be divided, and to put up dried...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: An apron-clad woman broils hamburgers in the kitchen.

Date: 1979 

Description: A waitress pours coffee at the Rennebohm Drug Store No. 6 restaurant in the First Wisconsin Bank on the Capitol Square. Steven O. Kimbrough is seated on th...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of two women and one man from Wales in "native" Welsh costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nat...

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