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Date:  date unknown

Description: About twenty women sit at tables sewing on sewing machines in the sewing room of the Chippewa Woolen Mill.

Photograph

Kitchen Scene

Date: 1944 

Description: A woman sits on a stool in a kitchen peeling fruits or vegetables, while another woman lifts the lid off a pot on the stove.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elderly woman using a spinning wheel to make yarn from wool.

Photograph

Home Canning

Date: 1943 

Description: A woman lifts jars of vegetables from a pot using a wire holder.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A group of men, women, and children, including Nettie Fowler McCormick sitting at a table outdoors. A dog stands in the foreground, and tea cups and conta...

Date: 1890 

Description: The household staff (probably Swedish) for one family home, including laundresses, cooks, parlor maids, and scullery girls with their various work utensils...

Date: 1958 before

Description: Lunch counter during harvest season at a Wisconsin cranberry marsh. Cranberry pickers enjoy a break and lunch during the busy harvest season.

Date: 1961-08-19 

Description: Mary Heisler of Sun Prairie carefully eats an ear of corn at the annual corn festival.

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Description: Three women pose among set banquet tables, probably at the Freeman House dining room where a meal was twenty-five cents.

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Three women mend and sew articles of clothing in the University of Wisconsin home economics laboratory.

Date: 1953-07-28 

Description: Four members of the Philharmonic Chorus at a picnic table at their annual picnic. Shown left to right are: Mrs. Ruth (Robert M.) Foster, Mrs. Catherine Mc...

Date: 1946 

Description: Front cover of die-cut menu from White Oak's Restaurant = Rathskeller in the shape of a decorated beer stein. On the stein is a man and a woman holding alo...

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: Chromolithograph card of an American woman, posing near a Singer sewing machine. Her daughter stands on a pillow, watching as her mother sews.

Date: 1895 

Description: Sewing room at Lac du Flambeau U.S. Government School for Indian children. Female students posed at their sewing machines and work tables.

Date: 1959 

Description: Women preparing food for an annual Norwegian church supper at the Trinity Lutheran Church.

Date: 1944 

Description: A girl hands a piece of poultry to a woman standing in an International walk-in cooler and freezer. They are standing in front of a curtain.

Photograph

Kitchen Interior

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Woman baking in a large kitchen with lean-to pantry and a wood-burning stove. The sconces or reflectors on the kerosene lamps intensified the light.

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Description: Woman in a dress and bonnet seated on a bench at a window with a book (The Bible?) open in front of her. There is a spinning wheel in the corner behind the...

Date: 1935 

Description: Group of ladies sitting and standing at an outdoor tea party during "homecoming." There is a large spinning wheel on the lawn behind the group.

Date: 2000-07-14 

Description: "Waiting on us at the Flashback Rustic Saloon is Bonnie Gonyo."

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