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Date: 1898 

Description: A woman prepares a meal at the Trans-Mississippi Exposition and Indian Congress.

Photograph

Bedroom Interior

Date:  

Description: Interior of a bedroom with a bed, wicker chair, and walls displaying a tennis racquet and photographs.

Date: 1922 

Description: Dressmaking instructor conducting an outdoor dressmaking class.

Date:  

Description: Four women sitting on a bed, walls displaying a tennis racquet and photographs.

Date: 1927-08 

Description: Interior view of a farmhouse, taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Department and used to illustrate the dangers of a cluttered room....

Historical Object

Camp Craft at Joy Camps

Date:  

Description: Page from Sue Ann Hackett Blue Album displaying scenes of Joy Camps camp craft activities during Beaver Point trip. Includes fires and lashings, campers ea...

Date:  

Description: Family gathered at the dining table.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A metal sanitary garbage pail attaches underneath the kitchen sink and pipes at the farmhouse of Miss Lella Gaddis.

Photograph

Scofields at Dinner

Date:  after

Description: Mrs. Herbert C. Scofield, with sons Lloyd and Stanley at the dinner table.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Poster featuring a drawing of a woman scraping pits from fruit into a barrel.

Date: 1970 

Description: A snapshot of a partially eaten breakfast at an unidentified Rennebohm Drug Store cafeteria restaurant. The photograph was taken by Steven O. Kimbrough who...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Fairlawn home's colonial parlor and bedrooms. This view shows two rocking chairs and a grandfather clock in the parlor as well as the open doorways of...

Date: 1947-01-14 

Description: Group portrait of Madison Theater Guild members working on costumes for their production of "Alice in Wonderland". Left to right: Carrie Rasmussen, 916 Con...

Date: 1952-01-22 

Description: The junior division of the University of Wisconsin Service League for faculty wives has a number of interest groups including the sewing group, shown prep...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of two Pueblo Native American women and a young girl seated and busy with various craft work, including working on a loom.

Historical Object

Elizabeth Fisher Sampler

Date: 1820-04-24 

Description: Embroidered sampler bearing the stitched signature, "El Fisher April 24 1820." Elizabeth Fisher was the half-sister of Jane Fisher Rolette Dousman.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of garden at the Walhall Estate featuring evergreen shrubs, foxglove, daisies and columbines. In the background, trees and a fountain with a sculptur...

Date: 2006-12-29 

Description: "Andrea was our waitress at Bublitz's Pub and Restaurant in Saukville."

Photograph

Woman Carding Wool

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A woman sits outdoors next to a spinning wheel while carding wool.

Photograph

Crochet Club

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Group of fifteen women gathered around three tables behind a home, probably the DMC Club, an exclusive social and sewing society named for an imported bran...

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