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Date: 1956-12-05 

Description: Rosamond Doran, 4117 Yuma Drive, frosts a loaf of Christmas bread in her kitchen.

Date: 1949-02-21 

Description: Connie Schwoegler, national individual match-game bowling champion, was honored at a testimonial dinner sponsored by the Madison Elks "Hi-Bill" Club at the...

Photograph

Plucking Chickens

Date:  

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

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: A husband, wife and three children are grouped around a table set for coffee. Behind them is a board fence and a frame house.

Date: 1948-10-28 

Description: Four University of Wisconsin home economics students taste testing food samples in a home economics laboratory. Left to right: Louise Page, Payson, Utah; M...

Photograph

Filling Silo

Date: 1922-10-22 

Description: Two men are unloading silage from a wagon into a silo filler on the farm of Adolph Eichherst. The silo filler is hooked up to a belt for power. Original ca...

Poster

Waste Nothing

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: United States Food Administration World War I Poster. "Keep It Coming/ 'We must not only feed our soldiers at the front but the millions of women and child...

Photograph

Men Who Cook

Date: 1956-05-22 

Description: Jack L. Savidusky stands in his yard wearing a chef's hat and apron while barbecuing his specialty, "Mexican Barbecued Beef." His son Michael, 11, looks on...

Date: 1959-07-27 

Description: Mrs. Alice Ferguson, home service director of Madison Gas and Electric Company, tests a pie entered in the Wisconsin State Journal's annual Cook Book Recip...

Date: 1945-05-20 

Description: Pfc. Howard A. Endres standing in line for his final meal at Camp Grant, Rockford, Illinois, before being discharged at the end of World War II.

Date: 1932-02-13 

Description: Dane county 4-H Club girl, Agatha Dermosky, of Sun Prairie, rolls pie dough in the Madison Gas and Electric Co. demonstration kitchen during competition in...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View of tables set in the mess hall at United States Navy Camp Wissahickon. Two men sit at a table on the left, and windows line the walls.

Photograph

Farm Family Day

Date: 1950-02-25 

Description: Group portrait of mothers and daughters with Mrs. E. B. (Rosa) Fred, wife of the university president in the Fred house at 10 North Babcock Drive. Farm fa...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Cary and Everetta Bass with their Christmas tree. Cary holds a toy horn; Everetta holds a doll.

Photograph

Butter is Better

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wisconsin Assemblyman Ben Riehle, a Democrat from Athens, spreads real butter on his bread at a restaurant near the Wisconsin State Capitol. Riehle, a dai...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from across a room of a home economics class at Martha Berry Girls' School, established in 1909. Women gather around an area enclosed by tables and o...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: A woman standing on the back porch of a home uses a Mogul stationary engine to power a washing machine.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Jars of canned food are stored in the cellar of the restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered...

Date: 1949-06-21 

Description: Madison Community Chest sponsored Farley Tract community garden. Erwin O. Huebnow, the 1948 Farley tract head, is shown with Professor Paul Bender, who is...

Date: 1946 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with a woman using a sewing machine to sew a large piece of cloth patterned with four-leaf clovers. Anot...

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