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Date: 1930 ca.
Description: An elderly woman in headscarf, checked dress and sweater, sits outdoors knitting. Identified as Martha Schilling, wife of Adam Rebholz from Portage, Wiscon...
Description: Woman, probably Mrs. Rufus A. Jones, the former Birdine Perry, posing with an infant in a baby carriage.
Description: Two sorority members from Minneapolis, Diane Braasch and Shelby Thundstrom, admire the elaborately set table for the Beta Sigma Phi convention reception.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Woman displays a brand new oven/stove.
Description: Helen Holden uses a pair of tongs to remove a can of chicken from a metal container on Holden Poultry Farm.
Date: date unknown
Description: Log cabin in Northern Wisconsin.
Description: The "old stone barn" built by the Reeds as early settlers, now used by a member of the city police department as a family residence.
Description: View of William Krueger sitting on a bench next to the house, weaving a willow basket and smoking a pipe. In the background is a pedal grinding/sharpening...
Description: Food conservation is demonstrated to a group outdoors at a community center.
Description: Sarah Krueger Bhend feeds kittens in front of a farm building.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A group portrait taken outdoors in front of what appears to be a cabin with laundry hanging to dry on a clothesline. J. Robert Taylor's three young childr...
Description: Woodblock print of an urban street scene with a clothesline strung between buildings, and a church and a hamburger joint.
Description: A Ho-Chunk group dressed in regalia gather behind an elderly woman and child. The man with the rifle has an appliqué blanket wrapped around him as does the...
Description: Portrait of Holocaust survivor Fred Platner (left) seated at a table with his cousin, Heini Petzenbaum (center), and his brother, Isidor (right); Hannover,...
Description: Interior view of the Morris-Jumel Mansion which served, at different times, as headquarters to both forces during the Revolutionary war. This view of the...
Description: Jars of food are stored in an opened cabinet within a farmhouse kitchen.
Description: Group having a picnic on Bear Island of the Apostle Islands. Group includes Cora A. Hull, Mrs. Chute, John Webb, Bob Webb, Mrs. Webb, Mrs. Austin, and Mr....
Description: Display containing china and silver owned by Barbara Fritchie (1766-1862), a heroine who defied General Stonewall Jackson and the invading troops. Copyrigh...
Description: Joyce Elmer is basting a chicken in an iron reflector oven and Gene Lyte is using a butter churn. Both women are University of Wisconsin home economics maj...
Description: Pat Farrell, with a broken right leg, polishes silver while confined to the house she shares with three other young women at 2253 Rugby Row.
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