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Date: 1948-11-11 

Description: Members of the Grace Episcopal Guild prepare for their annual Christmas fair held at the church's Guild hall. Pictured left to right: Mrs. Marvin B. (Lois)...

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Home Canning

Date: 1943 

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

Date: 1952-04-05 

Description: Home Economics students at the University of Wisconsin served rolls and hot chocolate to more than 800 high school students from 57 schools who attended th...

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Montauk Manor

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the dining room at Montauk Manor, which opened in 1927 and was designed by Carl Fisher. Large windows line the walls and tables are set with flowe...

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Halle Steensland and his wife Sophia pose with their five children at the family home, later located at 733 Lakewood Boulevard, Village of Maple Bluff. (Th...

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Veblen Cottage

Date: 1964-08-24 ca.

Description: A line of laundry dries in the wind outside the former cottage of noted economist Thorstein Veblen. He used the small building to the right of the house as...

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Dining Room

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Description: Interior of a dining room with place settings on the table.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a restaurant and bar at American Art Studio. Tables and chairs fill the room and a bar can be seen in the right corner. Framed art lines the...

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1927 

Description: H.L. Mencken sits at the breakfast table reading the newspaper and dining on toast and a goblet of beer. He autographed the photograph with "Breakfast in t...

Date: 1915 

Description: View of the 500 block of State Street, north side, with corner residence.

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Plucking Chickens

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Description: Some unidentified people plucking chicken feathers at an unidentified location.

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.

Date: 1925-05 

Description: A woman uses a metal pail to feed a mixed flock of chickens in front of several wooden farm buildings and what appears to be a garden plot.

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Brand New Oven

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Woman displays a brand new oven/stove.

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Squash Harvest

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman stands amid a patch of squash plants and shows off a large squash in Marinette County.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Female students in a home economics cooking class at the School of Agriculture in "Olds Alta.", Canada.

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Elda Strahm

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Elda Strahm, 13, poses outside her home with many prize ribbons which she won at the Green County and Wisconsin State Fairs. Another girl stands on the lef...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a person doing laundry in metal tubs on a bench outside. The caption reads: "'The Hand Laundry' Lake Huntington, N.Y."

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...

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