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Photograph

Potato Ricer

Date: 1923-06 

Description: A woman uses a potato ricer in a farmhouse kitchen.

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Man working with vats for preparation of angora rabbit food.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Valentine's Day card with a man, smoking a pipe and washing a sink full of dirty dishes. He is wearing a white shirt with the sleeves rolled up and a black...

Date: 1897 

Description: Interior of the kitchen at 12 North Broom Street, the residence of James and Mary Ellen Nevin, showing Mrs. Nevin and her sister cooking. James Nevin was...

Date: 1922-10-22 

Description: Man in field loads a horse-drawn wagon with silage corn.

Date: 1907 

Description: Belle Case La Follette hoeing the garden at Maple Bluff Farm in early spring, 1907. Two of her children are working with her, apparently planting seeds, a...

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)...

Date: 1915-02 ca.

Description: Young African American woman sweeping front steps of a residence. Original caption reads, "the 'sedge brush' broom is used a great deal for light sweeping...

Date: 1951-04-03 

Description: Lillian Steinmann (left) and Gladys Ratcliffe arrange some of the 40 colorful fruit molds at the Smorgasbord held at the University of Wisconsin Memorial U...

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Description: F.F. Adam's residence, 663 Franklin Street.

Photograph

Dr. Bass in Parlor

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Self-portrait of Dr. Edward Bass reading in his parlor. Several prints of his own photographs decorate the room. There is a parlor organ on the right.

Date: 1948-04-29 

Description: Speakers at the convention of the Wisconsin Congress of Parents and Teachers are: Dr. Eugenia Cameron, 3507 Sunset Drive, chairman of the mental hygiene co...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Actors portraying I.M. Singer and his friend George Zieber with the first sewing machine.

Photograph

Brides at Home

Date: 1957-06-25 

Description: Lois Persen Berres stands in her kitchen while holding a coffee pot. The photograph is one of a series showing how newlywed women have made their new livin...

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Description: Woman standing at sewing exhibit that includes dresses, children's clothes, aprons, and hats. Mathilda Monteith was the instructor of the sewing class.

Photograph

Log Cabin

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of leaning log cabin with surrounding trees and a man and woman sitting on the front step. Published by the Albertype Company, Brooklyn New York.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Tille Faulkman, standing, and Sarah Krueger, seated behind a spinning wheel and a yarn winder in the open doorway of a barn. Both women are wearing traditi...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Unidentified family sitting at a table in front of what was probably their first home after arriving in Wisconsin.

Date: 1927-08 

Description: A woman wearing an apron pours oil into a hot stove at the International Harvester Hinsdale experimental farm, illustrating a dangerous scenario for Intern...

Date: 1944-06-02 

Description: Fourth of July refreshment tent in Westmorland neighborhood with Mrs. Vincent Domini, William T. Hammill, Mrs. Hammill, and Mrs. Elmer Nielson.

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