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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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of a University of Wisconsin Home Economics Department practice kitchen demonstrating orderly shelf usage.

Date: 1951-04-03 

Description: Lillian Steinmann (left) and Gladys Ratcliffe arrange some of the 40 colorful fruit molds at the Smorgasbord held at the University of Wisconsin Memorial U...

Date: 1876-08-29 

Description: The extended family of Aslak Olsen Lie posed before the home he built in 1849 with his brother Ole after immigrating in 1848. The house is a combination of...

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Pickled Peppers

Date: 1963-11-21 

Description: A variety of canned and fresh peppers is artfully displayed by the woman who serves them to her family and gives them as gifts.

Date: 1961-08-01 

Description: Kathleen Hall, 10, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Hall of 4321 Hegg Avenue, creates a design with colored toothpicks as a summer project in answer to the...

Date: 1949-11-15 

Description: Doris Trameri of 568 Park Lane, previously diagnosed with tuberculosis, poses in her former room at Lake View Sanatorium while knitting argyle socks. She...

Date: 1948-02-04 

Description: Mothers of young children view display of "New Uses of Familiar Things" at the University of Wisconsin Farm and Home Week. Pictured left to right: Susan M...

Date: 1998-02-27 

Description: "At Jo's Corner Restaurant, Cod or Clams are $4.50. For some unknown reason, our waitress, Tammy Beekman did not charge us for a sumptuous dessert, even th...

Photograph

Writing a Note

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A woman writes a note at a small writing desk in her kitchen.

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A production still of the McCormick home for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the...

Date: 1953-10-08 

Description: Elizabeth (Mrs. Howard C.) Miller models a French-style suit she made. The photograph was taken to accompany an article about Elizabeth's seamstress work f...

Date: 1951-02-20 

Description: Four men complete woodworking tasks at Neighborhood House, the oldest community center in Madison. It was established in 1916.

Date: 1950-10-31 

Description: Mrs. George M. (Mary) Extrom of 2121 Fox Avenue served as chairman of the Zor Shriners' sewing project that raises funds for the Shriners' nursing hopsital...

Date: 1917 

Description: World War I cook book featuring recipes low in sugar, wheat, and meat to accommodate wartime needs. Stamped on the front "Dane County Council of Defense, W...

Date: 1961-05 

Description: Airstrip at Luang Prabang airport, Laos. A young food vendor stands with a large circular tray on his head which casts shade for him. A silver plane sits o...

Photograph

Dressing up the Dog

Date:  date unknown

Description: A girl sits in a rocking chair as a young woman commands a dog who is dressed in dark clothing to sit. A piano or organ is in the background.

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: 1914 ca.

Description: Men in a field threshing with a stationary thresher powered by a Titan 18-35.

Date:  

Description: Three women set a long picnic table while two men and a young boy stand nearby.

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