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Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of a Spanish couple from Salamanca in "native" Salamancan costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A seated Navajo woman weaves a blanket near two young children.

Date: 1932-05-23 

Description: Baby Shirley Krueger watches from her carriage as her mother Elna Krueger takes laundry off the clothesline.

Photograph

Washing Windows

Date: 1956-01-13 

Description: Edna Kern washing the windows outside her house. A cat lies on the lawn in the foreground.

Date: 2009-07-24 

Description: "Sarah was our waitress when we visited Tello's in Port Washington." From left to right; Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, John P. Widmer, Shirley Widmer, and Sarah."...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of two Swedish women in "native" Swedish costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," set cr...

Date: 2010-02-12 

Description: "Tess was our waitress at the Milwaukee Ale House. Kay, Carly and Parker Hren and Ethan Casper were our guests."

Date:  

Description: Women of the Free Congregation (Free Thinkers) of Sauk City, gathered in the basement of their meeting house.

Date: 1923-07 

Description: A woman wearing a dress and wide-brimmed hat empties water from one pail into another beside a hand-cranked well. The photograph was taken on the John Mani...

Photograph

Canning

Date: 1943 

Description: A woman removes a jar of cut string beans from a pot and places it on a dishcloth next to two other filled jars.

Photograph

Camping

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a family at "Midwaters Campground" at Hiawatha National Forest. The campsite is complete with tents, picnic tables, hanging blankets and t...

Date: 1920 

Description: Marshall Neilan, the director of Don't Ever Marry (1920), and Marjorie Daw, the female lead. Original caption: "NIX ON THE FANCY FOOD, SAYS MARSHA...

Photograph

Two Girls Cleaning

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Two girls cleaning. One is carrying a basket while another holds a large fan-shaped object which was used like a broom. The description in the lower right...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of campers sits on the porch of a cabin while making baskets at Camp Sherwood. Several others sit on a dock or wooden walkway leading from the cabi...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Elevated view down long table of a large group of people - mostly men - gathered around a luncheon at an outdoor picnic under trees. The table is crowded w...

Date: 2006-02-17 

Description: "Unfortunately, Barduccio's were not serving fish fry at noon so we had omelet instead. Korin was our waitress."

Photograph

Woman Cooking

Date: 1919-11 

Description: Mrs. Irving Bielby places a roast on a plate after cooking it in a pressure kettle at the Babcock farm.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Misses Armstrong, Stout, and Norton, and Mister Adams posed on steps before the door of a building hosting a Farmers' Institute Cooking School.

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...

Photograph

Mary Gillin

Date: 1947-12-13 

Description: Portrait of Mrs. John L. (Mary) Gillin, 2211 Chamberlain Avenue, seated in a chair knitting for the State Journal Empty Stocking Club.

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