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Date:  date unknown

Description: Groups of chairs and tables are scattered around the sewing room of the National Home of the Daughters of America, a house built in 1930 in the classical r...

Photograph

Junior Red Cross

Date: 1946-12-15 

Description: East High School clothing and homemaking teacher Helen Mathias (second from right), helping three of her students to make wool jumpers for the Junior Red C...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Interior of "Meadow Garden," home of Governor George Wallon. Living room decorated with portraits, paintings, and other ornaments. Tea is set at the table.

Photograph

Woman in Kitchen

Date:  date unknown

Description: Composite photograph/painting of woman pouring water into cracked basin, spilling onto floor.

Date: 1915 

Description: A publicity still of the actor W.E. Lawrence cleaning up with a push broom, or at least pretending to do so.

Photograph

Wedding Cake

Date: 1958-01-25 

Description: Wedding cake with topper of two bells and a bow at the wedding reception of Mary (Kustermann) Esser (b. 1934) and J. Thomas Esser (b. 1934).

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: A woman, identified as Tracy, friend of Rob McNamara and supporter of SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee), wears headphones and eats. Behind h...

Date: 1932-02-13 

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...

Date: 1924-05 

Description: Helen Holden Besemer sits in a wooden chair to candle eggs at Holden Poultry Farm.

Photograph

Budget Deal

Date: 1990 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin confers with Leon Panetta, Congressman from California and head of the Budget Committee (facing away from the camera...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of an Italian woman in "native" costume from Ancona with a baby, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All N...

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: A family of sixteen in yard around table set for coffee. Three men are in the background, one holding a shotgun. There is a frame house with shutters and s...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Ada Bass sits in a chair with her hair down, looking at a note, or possibly a photograph. An unidentified woman observes from the next room; decorative cor...

Historical Object

Cigar Box Ukulele

Date:  

Description: A ukulele made of koa wood and a Bull Durham cigar box.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a dress and apron washes her hands in a metal bucket set on a table on a farmhouse porch. Multiple metal pails with handles and a milk pail...

Photograph

Medicine Cabinet

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: View of an opened medicine cabinet above a sink at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm.

Photograph

4-H Club Week

Date: 1949-02-26 

Description: Mary Henshue, age 10, has just become eligible for 4-H. She is shown sewing doll clothes. She is a member of the Silver Badgers 4-H Club.

Date:  date unknown

Description: William Fiebelkorn and his wife Anna stand at a fence on their farm. William is holding a toddler. The house, the barn, several outbuildings and a windmill...

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Description: A Sioux Indian woman is singeing a dog for soup at the Rosebud Agency.

Date: 2003-08-29 

Description: "Our waitress, Megan, joined us when we dined at Trip's in Pipe."

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