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Date: 1932-02-13 

Description: Dane county 4-H Club girl, Agatha Dermosky, of Sun Prairie, rolls pie dough in the Madison Gas and Electric Co. demonstration kitchen during competition in...

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Ellsworth House

Date: 1953-12-12 

Description: Portrait of Helen Young, housemother at the recently opened Ellsworth House, a residence for UW co-eds. The building, located at 422 North Murray Street,...

Date: 1943 

Description: Office of Civilian Defense Design No. 4, "Victory Gardens." The poster features a soldier with an arm around a destitute child on the left and a happy youn...

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Farm and Home Week

Date: 1954-02-01 

Description: Two examples of foods made with butter are on display during Farm and Home Week at the University of Wisconsin School of Home Economics. At the left is an...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Blig, a Belgian Shepherd dog, sits on the sofa and looks out the window of the living room of the Richard Lloyd Jones home, 1010 Walker Court (now 1010 Rut...

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Girls' Canning Club

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Mrs. Marie Cromer Zigler, left, assists a group of girls as they gather around a table to participate in a girls' Canning Club.

Date: 1953-06-06 

Description: Carl Sandburg posing with two of the guides at Wade house during his visit to the restored stagecoach inn for its dedication as a historic site. Speaking a...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A small pamphlet printed by the American Cranberry Exchange advertising new ways to eat cranberries. The list of recipes includes mock cherry pie, cranberr...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Woman dumping wash water from a metal wash basin on the back step of her farmhouse.

Date: 1957-02-15 

Description: Anne Pidcoe, teacher, enters an apartment building with an armload of groceries in preparation for a dinner party.

Date: 1951-11-12 

Description: Marguerite Willenberg of 1027 East Johnson Street, a tuberculosis patient at Morningside Sanatorium, sits in a wicker rocking chair while knitting.

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Two Men Picnicking

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two unidentified men at a picnic spread on the grass.

Date: 1952-05-16 

Description: William "Bill" Hellman, chef on the Northwestern Railroad's Madison-Chicago passenger run, on the train as he is preparing his last meal for the railroad a...

Date: 1926-04-23 

Description: A woman wearing a dress, hat, and stockings uses a mop and bucket to wash a damaged wooden porch attached to a farmhouse.

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Capping Tin Cans

Date: 1915-05 

Description: Mae Gribbon uses a soldering tool to seal tin cans in a home canning operation.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: People working in a field. Beside them is a basket full of a type of food.

Date: 1956-08-14 

Description: Elizabeth and Joseph Werner's family sit at the dinner table. Seated to the right of Elizabeth Werner are Philip and David. Seated to the right of Joseph W...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Tille Faulkman standing in a barn with a spinning wheel and two yarn winders. She is dressed in traditional Pomeranian attire. A handmade basket filled wit...

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Miss Fond du Lac

Date: 1979-11 

Description: "Miss Fond du Lac was a guest when the Theresa Lions Club held its annual meeting."

Date: 1943 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with women painting vases for United Service Organizations (USO) use. Groups at the settlement house wor...

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