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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A woman sitting outdoors next to a spinning wheel while carding wool.
Description: Eight cooks posing inside the dining hall. Long tables are set for a meal.
Description: June McLean uses a Hawaiian theme to decorate her table. Flowers are flown in from Hawaii and the menu centers around Chinese or Hawaiian foods.
Description: A five year old boy is sitting on the hood of a truck eating an ice cream cone. The boy is Joel Keith Strickland, and he is wearing denim bib overalls and...
Date: 1901 before
Description: Elevated view looking northwest from Division Street and East Water Street. Rooftop of building in foreground has laundry hanging from a line. In the back...
Description: View of the kitchen in the new ranch-style home of the Lloyd Yaudes family at 526 Virginia Terrace.
Description: A boy eats buttered corn at a Golden Spike Day party.
Description: Four women sitting on a bed, walls displaying a tennis racquet and photographs.
Description: Guests gathered for Sherwin and Emma Gillett's 50 Wedding Anniversary banquet.
Description: A woman wearing a full-length apron using a pressure kettle on a stove top, probably for home canning.
Description: Audience surrounding Nellie Kedzie Jones on the Agricultural Extension Home Economics circuit in Northern Wisconsin.
Description: Hand-colored photograph depicting a Native American mother holding her child in a cradleboard. This image is part of an exhibit about Native Americans pre...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A woman wearing a dress and apron uses an "Easy Model H" wringer washing machine made by the Syracuse Washer Corporation.
Description: Three women and a girl sit and chat at a table while making toys for a Madison hospital. Shown as they sew and stuff cloth toys, are (left to right) Hattie...
Description: Bobby Bing, son of Mr. and Mrs. R.H. (Mary) Bing, 4306 Tokay Blvd, works on his car for the Soap Box Derby. Watching him are his two younger sisters, Gay,...
Description: A woman and child cooking on a small gas stove in a tent at the University of Wisconsin tent colony, also known as Camp Gallistella on the south shore of L...
Description: "The Southern Prisons of U.S. Officers: Scenes from life as a prisoner of war, with explanations--sketched by Lieut. & Top Eng'r O.R. Dahl, 15th Wisconsin...
Description: Portrait of June McLean, creator of a table setting with a Hawaiian theme. She lived in Hawaii for many years.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Argentine film poster. Illustrated image of several people, including three couples, about to walk through a door. On the other side of the door are drinks...
Description: A woman moving a box of firewood from the corner of the kitchen on the farm of E.A. Bancroft. A woodburning stove is the right.
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