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Date: 1958-12-20 

Description: Mother and children enjoy baking, decorating, and eating Christmas cookies.


Christmas Day

Date: 1917 

Description: A scrapbook page containing three images depicting John A. Commons (presumably) in his World War I uniform, individually and with his parents.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: The kitchen in the Northern Hospital for the Insane. Institutional cooking equipment and various supplies are visible.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a fringed shawl in the doorway of a barn holding a basket of eggs.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Indian camp with woman seated on the ground making fry bread. There is a kettle over the fire, with a tripod holding a pot for cookin...


Tallman House

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Bedroom with a window in the background and paintings on the walls.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Refugees stand behind supplies in a food warehouse at a displaced persons camp; Germany. Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wisconsin Survivors...


Farm Painting

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Painting of Paul Seifert farm showing rock formations in background and farm buildings nearby.

Date: 1923-06 

Description: A table with built-in cabinets and shelf space stands in the middle of a farmhouse kitchen, next to a wooden chair to the left and a stove and ovens to the...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: An unidentified woman standing near a shed is feeding chickens and geese in the barnyard.

Date: 1957-02-05 

Description: Portrait of Albert Asp of Spring Brook, one of the many Wisconsin farmers who attended the University of Wisconsin's annual Farm and Home Week.

Date: 1933-12-08 

Description: A Kraft cheese display at the Kroger Store located at 3 Pinckney Street.

Date: 1933-06-10 

Description: Steve Bradley cooking on a Reliable stove with an ice cream maker (?) in the foreground.


Tallman House

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: View of exterior of Tallman House.


Vacuum Dangers

Date: 1927-08 

Description: A woman stoops to remove an electrical cord from in front of a vacuum cleaner.

Date: 1948-11-12 

Description: Some of the young people who attended the first of a series of informal parties for teenagers living in Maple Bluff. The party was at the Lakewood school....


Description: A large group of men pause briefly in their work of raising this large timber framed barn.


Men Cutting Wood

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three men cutting points on logs for fence posts.


Home Canning

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a dress and bonnet uses a wire potato masher to remove a jar of peaches from a vat of boiling water. Several jars of canned goods stand on...


Maple Bluff Fire

Date: 1958-04-26 

Description: Two firemen hold a ladder while going up a ladder to fight a fire that destroyed the interior of the Graham Johnson residence at 22 Burrows Road in Maple B...

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