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Description: "Janelle, our waitress, joined us at our table at R Chalet Restaurant."
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Exhibit poster with illustration showing a mother holding her baby with the text "breast fed baby has 15 changes to live compared with the bottle fed baby'...
Date: date unknown
Description: Mary Fowler Rennebohm wearing an apron and sifting flour. Mrs. Rennebohm was the wife of Oscar Rennebohm, founder of the Rennebohm Drug Store chain and go...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Man and boy (possibly father and son) on farmland near a cornfield operating a horse-drawn No. 3 Clover Leaf manure spreader. A barn is in the background.
Description: Mrs. L. G, (Edith) Trowbridge, winner of the blue ribbon in the Wisconsin State Journal recipe contest, slicing a loaf of her winning entry, cinnamon-roll...
Description: "Umbrella Tree," an original holiday table/window decoration utilizing old umbrella spokes, was created by Ethel (Mrs. Philip H.) Falk of 3721 Council Cres...
Description: "At Kentucky Fried Chicken in Fond du Lac, we serve ourselves."
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Panoramic view of man on horse-drawn Kemp No. 2 20th Century manure spreader. Seated on the ground on the left is a man and young boy (possibly father and...
Description: World War I cook book featuring recipes low in sugar, wheat, and meat to accommodate wartime needs. Stamped on the front "Dane County Council of Defense, W...
Description: Master bedroom at the Governor Nelson Dewey house on his estate called Stonefield. On left side are Cassville President R.J. Eckstein and George W, Foehrin...
Description: Member of the anti-Castro group Commandos L cooks ingredients for homemade explosive devices on a stove.
Description: Irene Steinkopf, wife of Associated Press foreign correspondent Alvin J. Steinkopf and a former Milwaukee journalist, tastes her first Viennese coffee with...
Date: 1915-02-22 ca.
Description: A group of men, women, and children gather around an outdoor barbecue pit as meat roasts. The barbecue took place at Louis Frank Sessions' farm during a me...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Four individuals, sitting in the shade near a table during a picnic on Madeline Island. Image includes Elizabeth Nesbet (Mrs. S. C. Marty, Sr.), Gertrude C...
Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with a woman standing over a table, pinning a sewing pattern piece to cloth. An ironing board and bookca...
Description: Woman, probably Mrs. Rufus A. Jones, the former Birdine Perry, posing with an infant in a baby carriage.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: "View of the Dining Table" from the "Dedication of Blue Mounds Church" section of Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic Views," showing a long banquet tab...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Men with a mule team pulling a wagon beside bins filled with ears of corn. One of the men appears to be holding a goose near the pile of corn.
Description: Old Abe covered glass compote made by the Crystal Glass Company of Bridgeport, Ohio. Exhibited at the Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia in 1876 where...
Description: Fisherman cooking on campfire at the edge of a river.
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