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Date: 1862 

Description: "The Soldier's Home, the Vision", a Currier and Ives lithograph, handcolored.

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman from Wurtemberg, Germany in "native" costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine.

Date: 1942-02-27 

Description: Two illegal gambling machines in the front dining room of Jones Steak House, located on County Trunk N, southwest of Wausau. The building is owned by Sheri...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The G. Thompson family poses in front of their wooden house. One woman sits at a sewing machine working on a quilt while another works at a knitting machin...


Spring Planting

Date:  date unknown

Description: A farmer is planting corn using the planter wire method.

Date: 2004-01-16 

Description: "Mike Wagner, the tattooed owner of Schuyler Street Pub, brought us their delicious food. Mike told us that he is a devoted biker."

Date: 1949-01-18 

Description: Florence Brewer, seated, from England, learning sewing from Helen John, with Richard W. Bardwell, director of Madison Vocational and Adult Education School...

Date: 1957-02-05 

Description: Two sisters from Mauston, Mrs. Thomas Shelton, left, and Mrs. William T. Walsh, consult a program for the annual University of Wisconsin Farm and Home Week...


Woman Weaving a Rug

Date: 1929 

Description: A woman sits at a loom, weaving a rug.


Men Filling Silo

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Men use a silo filler powered off a belt attached to a tractor.

Date: 1957-02-05 

Description: Two home economics extension workers compare notes during the annual University of Wisconsin's Farm and Home Week. At left is Edith Bangham of Madison, ass...


Arab Tea Seller

Date: 1937-12-22 

Description: A tea seller squats with his wares on a sidewalk in Tripoli, Libya. This photograph was taken by American journalist Cecil Brown, who had a great affinity...


Hosing Down Silage

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Man standing on a pile of corn hosing down the silage before loading a silo.

Date: 1949-03-14 

Description: Mrs. L. G, (Edith) Trowbridge, winner of the blue ribbon in the Wisconsin State Journal recipe contest, slicing a loaf of her winning entry, cinnamon-roll...

Date: 1956-09 

Description: Lewis Arms and his new wife LuRay pose in their wedding clothes, cutting the wedding cake.

Date: 1958-05-15 

Description: Madison television programs are hosted by Madison women and cover topics like cooking, arts, fashion and crafts. A husband and wife team, Bea and Carson Gu...

Date: 1949-10-04 

Description: Nell V. Nichols,left, field editor for "Woman's Home Companion" magazine, and Mrs. Andrew (Bess) Hopkins, Shorewood, sit side by side on a couch. Mrs. Nich...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View towards shoreline of log drivers eating lunch on the edge of the riverbank. Visiting businessmen share a meal with the log drivers who are sitting and...

Date: 1942-11-25 

Description: Navy cooks and bakers assist demonstration by Chef Carson Gulley, UW residence hall chef.


Woman Canning Jelly

Date: 1926 

Description: Woman working in kitchen straining jelly bags over pot in preparation for canning. The photograph was taken at an "IHC Farm," probably in Hinsdale, Illinoi...

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