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Description: An exhibit of beautiful old gowns, hats, parasols, china, glassware and silver has been assembled by the Women's Auxiliary of the State Historical Society...
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for Osborne agricultural machinery showing a woman and two young girls mixing ingredients for a recipe from an Osborne cata...
Description: Mary Robinson, President of Ireland, escorting Speaker of the House of Representative Thomas Foley, who was heading a house leadership trip to Ireland. To...
Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman in "native" Chinese costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," set created as a...
Description: Milwaukee mayoral candidate (and future mayor) Carl Zeidler in election photograph sitting at kitchen table with a woman and two young children. There is a...
Description: View of young women learning to operate machines in a shirt and overall factory.
Description: "The Reader," an illustration of a woman reading while seated at a lace-covered sewing machine cabinet. The illustration was part of "The Universal Sewing...
Description: Fourth of July refreshment tent in Westmorland neighborhood with Mrs. Vincent Domini, William T. Hammill, Mrs. Hammill, and Mrs. Elmer Nielson.
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman from Florence, Italy in "native" costume, posing near a Singer sewing machine.
Description: A large group of men and women sit for a banquet in an unfinished building.
Description: War Food Administration Design No. 5, "Victory Garden." The poster features a soldier with an arm around a destitute child on the left in muted colors, and...
Description: Group portrait at a party for radio station WIBA personnel. People are posing sitting and standing around tables set for dinner in front of a wall with As...
Description: Chromolithograph card of a group of people from "Zululand" in "native" costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations,...
Description: Woman vacuuming rug with a "Vacuette" sweeper in a farmhouse living room.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Woman cleaning a wooden floor in an open doorway of her farmhouse with a scrub brush.
Description: A large group of men, women and children gather for a picnic in a grove of trees near a frame house.
Description: "Unfortunately, Barduccio's were not serving fish fry at noon so we had omelet instead. Korin was our waitress."
Date: date unknown
Description: Two women stand outside the doorway of a log house in winter. They are posed with a washtub, broom and dust pan.
Description: Madge Goodland, wife of Governor Walter Goodland, displaying a quilt with a patriotic design.
Description: Agricultural extension cooking class, probably at Wausau, supervised by Nellie Kedzie Jones.
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