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Date: 1923-06 

Description: Miss Larson uses a pressure kettle to cook on a wood-burning stove in a farmhouse kitchen.

Date: 1948-01-19 

Description: Shown at the American Association of University Women tea from the left: Mrs. Ralph A. (Jessie) McCanse; Mrs. Hans H. (Theresa) Reese; and Miss Ruth Campbe...

Date: 1945-10-26 

Description: The silver service, which was a gift of the State to the USS "Wisconsin," on display during the presentation ceremony.


Ralph Warner House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A woman is working on the backporch of Ralph Warner's home.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Older man and two young boys standing near a scarecrow made from a sweater, hat, and pumpkin erected near a shock of corn. The man is holding a jug.

Date: 1930 after

Description: View of the kitchen at Amalgamated Clothing Workers Cooperative apartments. The room features a checker-tiled floor, a small table and chairs, a flower ar...

Date: 1965 

Description: A group of children gathers around an International truck modified for use by a public health organization while a woman in a nurse's outfit stands inside....

Date: 1954-07-19 

Description: A white oak tree stump sticks out of the second, third, and fourth steps of the front porch at 320 West Doty Street. The house, owned by Kenneth and Jean D...

Date: 1969-04-11 

Description: Mrs. Lloyd Knox demonstrating the technique of making spoon bread.


Crochet Club

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Group of fifteen women gathered around three tables behind a home, probably the DMC Club, an exclusive social and sewing society named for an imported bran...



Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Pots, kitchen utensils, and two irons sit on the stove of a wood-burning oven. A framed painting and a dustpan hang on the wall in the background.

Date: 1959-07-27 

Description: Mrs. Margaret Nelson, teacher-coordinator at the Madison Vocational and Adult School, looks over entries in the Wisconsin State Journal's annual cook book...

Date: 1948-02-04 

Description: Three women looking at an exhibit at the University of Wisconsin Farm and Home Week showing color combinations for clothing and accessories. Pictured left...

Date: 1957-09-25 

Description: The Zimmerman twins, Lettie and Lloyd, celebrated their 11th birthday with 54 friends and 12 teachers at Lincoln School. Left to right are Miriam Melrose,...

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: German film poster for the French film, "Les Abysses." Photographic image of a woman resting her head in her hand superimposed over the photographic image...

Date: 1952-12-16 

Description: Susie Kamm and Nancy Miles put cookies into the oven. The girls are members of the 8th grade home economics class at West Junior High School. The class bak...


Learning Knot Tying

Date: 1918 

Description: A group of students learns to tie knots in pieces of twine in a classroom. A chalkboard, American flag, and several portraits hang on the wall in the backg...


Feeding a Calf

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Winter scene with Bertha Gesell feeding a calf from a pan.


Crocheting Doilies

Date: 1957-04-17 

Description: A Girl Scout crochets doilies at a senior citizens' care center with her "adoptive grandmother."

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: Side view of German grandmother using spinning wheel to spin yarn.

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