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Photograph

Baby in Buggy

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Description: Baby in buggy on the west side of South First Street. Image shows the intersection of First and Main Streets. Storefronts identified, from left to right,...

Date: 1948-01-19 

Description: Shown at the American Association of University Women tea and dinner, from the left: Dr. Althea Kratz Hottel, national president and dean of women at the U...

Date: 1928-05-16 

Description: Woman washing clothes with a washing machine powered by a a McCormick-Deering 1 1/2 HP engine.

Date: 1953-12-08 

Description: Christmas holiday tea table centerpiece created by Emma (Mrs. F. M.) Distelhorst of 3630 Spring Trail. The display was sponsored by the West Side Garden Cl...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Early 1930s laundry group that helped staff members. Dorothy Carlson at right.

Date: 1961-07-22 

Description: Rhonda Swenson, age 10, takes a bite of a king size hot dog at the Dane County Junior Fair. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gerhard A. Swenson, 1318 E....

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a dining room at Windsor Hotel, built in the 1880's. The large room filled with chairs and tables features a ceiling adorned with flags.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Eight people posing in front of a one-story clapboard house holding possessions. The man on the far left is holding a gun and wears a ammunition belt aroun...

Date: 1999-08-31 ca.

Description: Wisconsin Governor Tommy Thompson folding a kringle. This image appeared in The Chippewa Herald on August 31, 1999. The caption read: "Darleen Tenne...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Woman cleaning a wooden floor in an open doorway of her farmhouse with a scrub brush.

Date: 2010-04-30 

Description: "At The Marsh Inn, we had as our guests, Andy Kraushaar, Visual Materials Curator at the Wisconsin Historical Society, and his wife [Deena Brazy]. Our wait...

Photograph

Knitted Petticoat

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Petticoat knitted of yellow, pink, blue, black, and white wool yarn, with a ribbon belt.

Date: 1977 

Description: A five year old boy is sitting on the hood of a truck eating an ice cream cone. The boy is Joel Keith Strickland, and he is wearing denim bib overalls and...

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Description: A woman with a ukulele in a household setting.

Date: 1957-07-11 

Description: Some of the committee chairmen for the annual Attic Angels Home and Garden Tour preview box lunches to be served on the tour. Seated at an outdoor table, l...

Historical Object

Map Sampler

Date: 1809 

Description: Embroidered sampler of a map of the United States.

Photograph

Woman with Blender

Date: 1955-03-18 

Description: Woman stirring the contents of an Osterizer blender that is sitting on the stove.

Date: 1914 

Description: Group portrait of a number of soldiers, and a youbg boy, at Camp Douglas having a meal on an improvised table near a tree. One of the men has a dog on his...

Photograph

Bar and Grill

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a bar and grill. Customers sit at the counter and at tables, and waiters and a waitress stand near the bar.

Date: 1999-03-12 

Description: "While dining at Sigrid's Bavarian Trail,our waitress Carrie Pobanz, entertains us by singing 'Edelweiss.' She and her family are moving to Branson, MO, in...

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