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Description: Six women sewing by hand and with a sewing machine. A dog is in the room and the calendar on the wall shows December 1901.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: A large group of children are seated at a long table loaded with desserts. The boys sit on the left and girls on the right. Many are clutching what appear...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Interior view of the front hallway of Villa Louis.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a farm couple and their daughter posing outdoors in front of a barn.
Description: Miss Loreen Jacobson, home economics director of the Wisconsin Power and Light Company, performs a test of a casserole entered in the annual Wisconsin Stat...
Description: Three German prisoners of war are scrub their clothes on the cement floor of their barracks at a prisoner of war camp. The prisoners are engaged in agricul...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Dining room at the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys.
Description: A cooking class with 11 women standing around large tables with various cooking ephemera.
Description: Group portrait of members of the Children's Convalescent Service Club shown making afghans and quilts for rheumatic fever patients. Left to right: Mmes. R....
Description: H. Sveren farm with the family standing in the foreground and a dog, farm buildings and fences in the background. Walworth Co.
Description: Director Tom C. Gannon, (on the right) and Assistant Chef Ed Masury in apron, who is drawing a cup of coffee, stand at the stove in the transient home kitc...
Description: The featured kitchen utility room area at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Nic J. Schmitz at 607 Farwell Drive is on the third annual benefit tour of the Attic Ang...
Description: "Teresa was our waitress at Jo Jo's in Jackson."
Description: James Shipley pretends to draw while his fellow pretend pupils (left to right) Doris Breunig, Ruth Dahik, and Jackie Reisdorf look on at the Middleton High...
Description: "Our waitress at the Break-A-Way was Lu Ann. Although the fish were very good, we waited over an hour for our food, probably the slowest service we have ex...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A woman wearing a dress and apron uses an "Easy Model H" wringer washing machine made by the Syracuse Washer Corporation.
Description: Residence of Charles Ray, 88 Prospect Street.
Description: Seven women and two men gather for tea, while one of the men plays a guitar. They are posed in the corner of a room.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Various condiments sit atop a table near a decorative railing at what appears to be a restaurant.
Description: Husband and wife prepare meal on top of a campfire grill.
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