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Date: 1883 ca.
Description: Engraving of a woman carrying a bundle of clothing and standing with her back to the sea. Behind her other women are in the process of doing wash in the wa...
Description: Photographic mock-up for an Alfred Stanley Johnson photomontage postcard entitled "Melon Party." Four girls wearing bows and dresses are holding an object...
Description: Newlywed Marilyn Mielke is shown in the kitchen preparing coffee in the new percolator that she and her husband, James, received as a wedding gift.
Description: "Andrea was our waitress at Bublitz's Pub and Restaurant in Saukville."
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of the ballroom of the operating Jewish Agency Board of the United Service Organization Club, a nonprofit organization that provides morale and recr...
Description: Sixteen-year old Ethel Miller models a coat her mother, Elizabeth (Mrs. Howard C.), made. The photograph was taken for an article about Elizabeth's seamst...
Description: Wood county 4-H girl, Olive Charboneau of Vesper, mixes pie dough in the Madison Gas and Electric Co. demonstration kitchen. This was during competition in...
Description: Joanne Peters Rothe sits in the living room of her home while hemming a drape for a nearby window. The photograph is one of a series showing how newlywed w...
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Several men work with a hay press to bale hay while several other men stand near a Titan 15-30 tractor.
Description: Brick barn and silo. Two men use a 15-30 tractor to power a silo filler.
Description: Stereograph (also known as a stereoview) of woman, man and child outdoors on a farm with snow on the ground. The woman is wearing bloomers and is holding a...
Description: Mrs. Waggoner using a Coffield electric washing machine and wringer to launder clothing on International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm (Harvester...
Description: View of lunch pails, hats, and coats hanging on hooks inside the cloakroom at Pleasant View School.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: The home of the Reverend Carl Christian Aas (1843-1898) and family. There is a rocking horse and baby carriage in the view. The stone house was the first p...
Description: Honey display for Honey Week (November 19-25). W.E. Reim, C.E. Trout.
Description: Group of men from the Milwaukee Turners, posing indoors, eating, drinking and smoking cigars. Text reads, Bimbos. This solemn-faced group of swaffers of t...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Woman pours cup of coffee.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: A group of girls from the Canning Club of Walkenhorst School sitting and standing around a table outdoors to display their canned goods. A man wearing eyeg...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Early 1930s laundry group that helped staff members. Dorothy Carlson at right.
Description: Mary Weston Frautschi prepares her dining room table for a dinner party. The photograph is one of a series showing how newlywed women have made their new l...
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