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Home Economics Day

Date: 1957-03-20 

Description: University of Wisconsin home economics graduates on the research staff of Oscar Mayer and Co. Theresa DiPiazza, Lorraine Splies and Donna Otto do research...

Date: 1947-11-11 

Description: Two members of the University of Wisconsin Dames Club working on sewing projects with the "new look". Treadle sewing machines were used. Mrs. W. James Harp...

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Homemaker Club

Date: 1980-11 

Description: View from a stage of a gathering of the Homemaker Club.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A woman sitting on a beach using a loom. In her journals, Carrie often described looms and their use for making cloth for clothes, siding for houses, woven...

Date: 1887-09 before

Description: Interior menu pages of the Ninth International Medical Congress, with a woman in a head wrap and skirt decorated with stars pouring liquid from a jug into...

Date: 1948-11-16 

Description: Naval Officers and Wives Club annual Christmas dinner dance featuring a Hawaiian Christmas theme, in the Crystal Ballroom of the Hotel Loraine. Mrs. Robert...

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Woman with Oven

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A woman displays an oven.

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Community Dinner

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A group of farmers gathers in a rural church for a community dinner.

Date: 1948-02-03 

Description: From left to right: Mrs. Charles Dernbach, Almond; Mrs. Walter Kuhrt, Almond; and Mrs. W.M. Erdenberger, Prairie du Chien, at a tea at the executive reside...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Sarah and Florentina Krueger standing in front of a barn in costume. Sarah is dressed in traditional Pomeranian attire and is holding a bucket and milking...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of a Spanish couple from Valencia in "national" Valencian costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All...

Date: 1913 

Description: Boys learning to sew. Original caption reads: "Sewing Lesson for Boys of the 7th and 8th grades. These boys are learning how to sew on buttons."

Date: 1957-02-05 

Description: Mrs. William Bowersox of Juneau pauses for a look at Lake Mendota before attending a session for women at the annual University of Wisconsin Farm and Home...

Date: 1923 

Description: Mrs. Waggoner opens a pressure cooker on a stove in a farmhouse, possibly as part of a home canning process.

Date: 1945-10-16 

Description: Slightly elevated view of five women researchers performing various aspects of food research and related activities in a test kitchen and laboratory at the...

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Women kitchen staff posed by tables set for a meal at Luther College. "View of the Dining Hall" as identified in Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic Vie...

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Cutting the Cake

Date: 1952-09 

Description: Ralph Widmer and Helen Bodden cut their wedding cake.

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Senior Center Tour

Date: 1979-01 

Description: Congressman David Obey (right) enjoys lunch at a senior center in his northern Wisconsin congressional district.

Date:  

Description: Woman, probably Edna Richards Turner, posing with her potted plants. The Methodist Church is in the background.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Early 1930s laundry group that helped staff members. Dorothy Carlson at right.

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