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Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a dining room at Casa Del Desierto, opened in 1911 by Fred Harvey. The room features tables, chairs, a chandelier, and decoration in a Spanish...

Poster

Waste Nothing

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: United States Food Administration World War I Poster. "Keep It Coming/ 'We must not only feed our soldiers at the front but the millions of women and child...

Photograph

Picnic in the Woods

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: View from end of picnic table of five women and two men standing and sitting during a picnic in the middle of a woods. Plates, cups, thermoses, and various...

Date: 1963-08-19 

Description: Close-up of a girl with cartoon-decorated balloons eating ice cream at a social.

Date: 1944-02-16 

Description: Corporal Duane Haralson with his parents, Rufus and Naomi, in the kitchen of their home at 604 Schiller Court. He was home after two years service in the M...

Date: 1901 

Description: Front cover and first page of a menu from a railroad dining car, with a woman in long robes carrying a tray with a steaming dish of food. A border of fruit...

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Curt Moore selling "one minute" washing machines to a farmer's wife. The washing machines are loaded in the back of an International "Red Baby" truck. The...

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Description: Elevated view of backyard areas, including some dilapidated houses and outbuildings. There are wood fences surrounding some of the yards, and laundry hangs...

Date: 1949-02-22 

Description: Seated at the speakers table at the Dane County Rural Letter Carriers' meeting (left to right) are Earl Bagley, Cambridge, treasurer; R.C. Salisbury, Madis...

Date: 1951-12-15 

Description: Four members of the Friendship Club stand around a table while assembling a cookbook. Left to right, Mrs. Malcom Gordon, Gertrude Taliaferro, Mrs. William...

Photograph

Factory Worker

Date: 1972 

Description: An employee of the Chase Bag company, who was also a member of the Amagalamted Meatcutters and Butcherworkers of North America, stitches at a sewing machin...

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Man working with vats for preparation of angora rabbit food.

Photograph

Man Feeding Doves

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Man feeding fantail doves on a lawn at Oakwood Sanitarium. The sanitarium is in the background behind trees.

Date: 1959 

Description: A man wearing a straw hat is sitting on the ground holding a baby in the countryside in Cuba. A woman sits behind him looking at the photographer. The woma...

Date: 1899 

Description: An unknown man is standing and feeding chickens in a farm yard. A barn is in the background on the left.

Photograph

Crocheting Doilies

Date: 1957-04-17 

Description: A Girl Scout crochets doilies at a senior citizens' care center with her "adoptive grandmother."

Photograph

Campfire Cooking

Date: 1910 after

Description: Franklin E. Bump, brother-in-law of Dr. Smith, and one of his children cooking on a fire pit in front of their campsite. The campsite is situated in the wo...

Date: 1930 

Description: Cottage, with a spinning wheel on the porch, at the Bonnie View Resort near Devil's Lake.

Photograph

Violette Wartzok

Date: 1954-02-11 

Description: Violette Wartzok demonstrates a procedure in the drapery-making class at the Madison Vocational and Adult School.

Date: 1943 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with women painting vases for United Service Organizations (USO) use. Groups at the settlement house wor...

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