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Date: 1959-12-22 

Description: Five members of the Salvation Army advisory board with baskets of food collected for needy families. Left to right are W. B. Miller, E. J. Kallerang, Herbe...

Photograph

Candling Eggs

Date: 1925-06 

Description: A woman wearing a dress sits indoors to candle eggs at the Holden Farm. Cartons of eggs are piled on a table to her left, and household furniture is in the...

Date: 1956-01-13 

Description: The Kern family, Edna, Nancy, Ernest, and Maribeth, at the supper table.

Photograph

Two Men Picnicking

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two unidentified men at a picnic spread on the grass.

Photograph

Woman in Alley

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View from cobblestone street of a woman wearing a skirt and head scarf moving a barrel of discarded vegetables in an alley. Probably taken near an outdoor...

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: 1923-09 

Description: Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) woman cutting roots for medicine. A quilt hangs on a line in the background and a chicken walks near the women.

Photograph

Sarajevo Street

Date: 1940-11 

Description: A street scene in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia.

Date: 1961-04-21 

Description: Irene Thomas wears a Norwegian costume while looking forward to the annual smorgasbord of the University YWCA in the John Muir room of the YMCA.

Photograph

Picking Corn

Date: 1986-01 

Description: "Picking corn on the Luhn farm."

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Canning Corn

Date: 1927 

Description: Husband and wife canning corn in kitchen using Burpee Can Sealer.

Date: 1946-03-29 

Description: Estes School Farm Safety Program held at the Estes School on Cottage Grove Road. Ten students standing on stage with six adults sitting on stage looking on...

Date: 1928-05-16 

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

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Family in Farmyard

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three young children pose around a baby in a buggy in a farmyard. Large stacks of hay are in the background. Behind the children on the right a man stands...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Formally set dining table, perhaps for Christmas dinner, with a small Christmas tree as a centerpiece. Streamers hang over the edges of the table from the...

Photograph

Muscoda Woman

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: 100-year-old woman, a resident of Muscoda, Wis., sitting at a table, stirring a cup of coffee (?). Newsphoto for the Wisconsin State Journal.

Date: 1946-01-10 

Description: Wolff-Kubly & Hirsig basement showroom featuring cleaning supplies.

Date: 1961-08-19 

Description: Billy Stevenson (9) of Madison is shown finishing his sixth ear of corn at the Sun Prairie corn festival.

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Quilty House

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: View of the Quilty house at 26 South Hancock Street.

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Unkempt Backyard

Date: 1923-07 

Description: Rags, discarded shoes, empty bottles and food cans littering the space surrounding a rear entrance to a farmhouse.

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