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Date: 1934 

Description: A group of Fond du Lac women sews clothes for a Civil Works Administration project in 1934. The CWA was an emergency program that lasted from November 1933...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group having a picnic on the shore of an Apostle Island. There is a large sailboat behind the group.

Date:  

Description: Men and women drinking tea around a picnic table at a park. The women are wearing fancy hats.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Martin K. Dahl, far left, sits with three women around a table which has been set in front of an iron fence which encloses a manicured yard. Two of the wom...

Photograph

Two Girls Cleaning

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Two girls cleaning. One is carrying a basket while another holds a large fan-shaped object which was used like a broom. The description in the lower right...

Date: 1949-10-04 

Description: Nell V. Nichols,left, field editor for "Woman's Home Companion" magazine, and Mrs. Andrew (Bess) Hopkins, Shorewood, sit side by side on a couch. Mrs. Nich...

Postcard

A Bucolic Scene

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two young women and a girl stand in a pasture with a cow and a calf. One of the women is holding a pail; the other a sprig of flowers.

Date: 2006-12-22 

Description: "Mark and Eiko Marrese were our guests at the Coliseum. Anie was our waitress."

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: A class of girls learn how to set a table in domestic science class at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Photograph

Can Opener

Date: 1943 

Description: A woman wearing an apron uses a counter-mounted can opener.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: An apron-clad woman broils hamburgers in the kitchen.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two kitchen workers at Mary's Sanitorium stand in a kitchen room with shelves of trays and a warming tray along the walls.

Photograph

Mother and Baby

Date: 1903 

Description: Hand-colored photograph depicting a Native American mother holding her child in a cradleboard. This image is part of an exhibit about Native Americans pre...

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...

Date: 1958 before

Description: Lunch counter during harvest season at a Wisconsin cranberry marsh. Cranberry pickers enjoy a break and lunch during the busy harvest season.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A young child examines a children's book with her grandmother.

Date: 1958-05-15 

Description: Madison television programs are hosted by Madison women and cover topics like cooking, arts, fashion and crafts. Fern Fowler demonstrates a plant made of t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elderly woman using a spinning wheel to make yarn from wool.

Photograph

Baking Contest

Date: 1963-08-15 

Description: Two women examine a prizing winning chiffon cake.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Leonore Judkins Middleton shows a book to three young Japanese men. An iron kettle sits on a stove in the background.

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