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Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Group of boys working on various woodworking projects: sawing, hammering, and marking. A man in a shirt and tie is talking to one of the boys in the backgr...

Date: 1942-11-25 

Description: Navy cooks and bakers assist demonstration by Chef Carson Gulley, UW residence hall chef.

Postcard

Two Men Drinking

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of two men, seated at a small table drinking. They are dressed in suits and each man is smoking a cigar. The man on the right is wearing a...

Date: 1949 

Description: A woman stands on the left in a dress, apron, and heels holding packaged food. On the right is a man standing on the other side of an open International Ha...

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Man looking at the camera while he is washing clothes in a washtub. He is wearing a sleeveless shirt and pants with suspenders while he does the laundry.

Photograph

Sleeping Porch

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Four beds line either side of the sleeping porch at the farmhouse of J.E. Joyce. A telephone hangs on the wall and striped curtains cover the opened window...

Photograph

Home Canning

Date: 1943 

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

Date: 1929 

Description: University of Wisconsin home economics students have a tea party.

Photograph

Woman in Kitchen

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Woman pours cup of coffee.

Date: 1999-01-08 

Description: "Our guest, photographer, Darren Gibblins a graduate of Moorhead State University, Moorhead, MN. Our waitress at Kollman's Korner, Susan Wiese, informs us...

Date: 1951-02-20 

Description: Portrait of two Catholic Women's Club members with their hobbies to be displayed at the Club's first hobby show. On the left is Mrs. Kathleen Huels who rai...

Date: 1949-01-31 

Description: People examining a home economics exhibit at the Farm and Home Week at the University of Wisconsin. From left are Ruth E. Davis, Port Washington; Mrs. Otto...

Date: 1948-12-27 

Description: Two couples at the punch bowl during the holiday benefit dance at the Turner Hall. From left are Gail Snyder, Footville; John Fox, Madison; Margot Schmidt,...

Date: 1926-07-19 

Description: A woman and a girl stand in a kitchen. They are in the process of canning corn at the Harvester Farm, and are removing cans from the cooker and allowing th...

Date: 1949-10-12 

Description: Randall Elementary School kindergartners are shown making applesauce under the supervision of their teacher Marguerite Drew. Stirring the pot is Patty Hurl...

Date: 1926-09 

Description: Man searching through cans of food piled in a wooden basket on a shelf in the distributing room of a community canning kitchen.

Date: 1955-03-21 

Description: Joan Williams and Dolores Roegner repair a furnace with a hammer and pliers in the house they share with two other young women at 2253 Rugby Row.

Photograph

Celelia Mass

Date: 1954-08-03 

Description: Cecelia Maas created a table setting with a wild fowl theme.

Date: 1949-01-18 

Description: Florence Brewer, seated, from England, learning sewing from Helen John, with Richard W. Bardwell, director of Madison Vocational and Adult Education School...

Date: 1959-04-03 

Description: An authentic Scandinavian smorgasbord will be the key attraction at Madison's first Folk Festival and Fair sponsored and held at the YWCA, 122 State Street...

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