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Date: 1930 

Description: View from hill of a farm near a pond. There are homes along the far shoreline, and a lake and hills in the far background.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Group portrait of two dogs and five men. In the background are tents among trees. Two of the men are holding a pole strung with their fish catch.


Home Canning

Date: 1943 

Description: A woman lifts jars of vegetables from a pot using a wire holder.

Date: 1919-08 

Description: Three women tie rope. One sits on a wooden plank suspended on both ends by rope held by two men standing on workbenches. The men and women are likely rural...

Date: 1945-12 

Description: Family members of Scanlon-Morris employees, seated for a dinner party. (Scanlon-Morris medical equipment Company)

Date: 1958-10-27 

Description: The Wisconsin State Journal has a new cookbook classification for teenagers. Diane Meyer, a senior at Stoughton High School, is the second place winner in...


Farmer's Museum

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a woman weaving with a loom as an exhibit at the Farmer's Museum, which opened in 1944. There is another loom behind her.

Date: 1957-09-25 

Description: The Zimmerman twins, Lettie and Lloyd, celebrate their 11th birthday with 54 friends and 12 teachers at Lincoln School. Stephen Webster (left), Mary Pfiste...


Picnic in the Woods

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: View from end of picnic table of five women and two men standing and sitting during a picnic in the middle of a woods. Plates, cups, thermoses, and various...


Lions Club Meeting

Date: 1937-03-31 

Description: Group portrait of Lions Club members seated around tables in the Neighborhood House, 768 W. Washington Avenue.

Date: 1948-03-22 

Description: Workers stocking the strike kitchen of Local 50, United Packinghouse Workers of America (Plankinton Packing Company). Left to right: Fred Koratko, Corneli...

Date: 1932-02-13 

Description: Green County 4-H Club girl, Helen Haldeman of Monroe, poses in the Madison Gas and Electric Co. demonstration kitchen, while she competes in the state cher...

Date: 1955-02-10 

Description: Elevated view of boy sitting on toy fire engine, another boy dressed as a cowboy, and a girl with toy cash register playing in the bedroom.

Date: 1900-12 

Description: Flash photograph of Florentina and Alex Krueger eating supper at their new house.


Mountain Home

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of a man, a woman and seven children standing in front of a log cabin. The caption reads: "A Typical Mountain Home in Kentucky." Published by Wre...

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.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Fifteen adults are seated around table being served coffee in the yard. One woman sits at the spinning wheel and another at a sewing machine. The Greek Rev...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ellen Proxmire and an unidentified woman shown in a kitchen cooking.


Candling Eggs

Date: 1925-06 

Description: A woman wearing a dress sits indoors to candle eggs at the Holden Farm. Cartons of eggs are piled on a table to her left, and household furniture is in the...

Date: 2006-12-22 

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

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