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Date: 1877 ca.

Description: Stereograph of Rev. A. Jacobson, family and visitors, Perry, Wis." from Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic Views." Jacobson (1836-1910) immigrated to t...

Photograph

Hog Butchering

Date: 1921 

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

Date: 1915-02-13 

Description: African-American man and woman on the front porch of a rural home. The unidentified woman is retrieving water from a well, and the man, J.R. Dean, is sitti...

Photograph

Tailgater

Date: 1982-09 

Description: "Have another beer!"

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: A large family group is gathered around a table for coffee. The women hold bunches of flowers and behind them is a large bracket style house with a porch o...

Photograph

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...

Photograph

Washing Dishes

Date: 1955-05-08 

Description: Mother and daughter washing dishes together.

Date: 1983-03-23 

Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey (right) speaking on behalf of Wisconsin dairy interests to the Dairy Subcommittee of the House Agriculture Committee al...

Date: 1949 

Description: Alfred Lunt coring tomatoes in the kitchen at Ten Chimneys.

Date: 1981-12-28 

Description: Father reading "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" by Mark Twain to his son.

Painting

Spring Planting

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1947-01 

Description: Cover of International Harvester World magazine showing a woman standing next to an International Harvester freezer. International Harvester also ma...

Date: 1957 

Description: Mrs. Philip G. Kuehn and two of her children lunching at the Town Club (a country club).

Date: 1957-07-24 

Description: Baron Friedrich Von Lupin lunches with two other men.

Photograph

The Ideal Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Ideal Hotel lobby. The front desk stands to the left across from a descending staircase. A sitting area is located in the background, furnish...

Photograph

Brand New Oven

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Woman displays a brand new oven/stove.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Three girls serving cups of food and bread to children seated at their desks in a Cook County, District 137 classroom. The activity may have been part of t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A young man and woman wearing work clothes are standing in a garden, holding very large root vegetables. The woman is wearing a bonnet and the man is weari...

Date: 1956-11-13 

Description: Anna Runstrom and her granddaughter, Erica Leigh Runstrom, demonstrate her spinning wheel at the East Side Businessman's hobby show. Erica is wearing a Swe...

Photograph

Viennese Coffee

Date: 1935 

Description: Irene Steinkopf, wife of Associated Press foreign correspondent Alvin J. Steinkopf and a former Milwaukee journalist, tastes her first Viennese coffee with...

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