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Date: 1944-10-16 

Description: Two women at a meeting of the Madison Home Economics Club with the theme "Good Nutrition, A Wartime Challenge". Nellie Kedzie Jones, guest of honor and pas...

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Men Filling Silo

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Men use a silo filler powered off a belt attached to a tractor.

Date: 1949-02-02 

Description: University of Wisconsin students Bob Steinhagen, Milwaukee, Connie Prentice, West Bend, and John Williams, La Crosse, making some of the elaborate decorati...

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Boot Repair

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A shoemaker repairs the sole of a boot using a sewing machine.

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Can Opener

Date: 1943 

Description: A woman wearing an apron uses a counter-mounted can opener.

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: A husband, wife and three children are grouped around a table set for coffee. Behind them is a board fence and a frame house.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A slice of frosted cake rests on a plate atop a cloth-covered table, along with a glass, knife, additional plates, and a wrinkled cloth napkin.

Date: 2009-07-24 

Description: "Sarah was our waitress when we visited Tello's in Port Washington." From left to right; Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, John P. Widmer, Shirley Widmer, and Sarah."...

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Bar Interior

Date:  date unknown

Description: A bar counter and stools stand inside a barroom and several posters adorn the walls. In the foreground, two cushioned benches are placed on either side of...

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Esther A. Elmer

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Esther Elmer, 20, poses with jars of fruits and vegetables which she has canned. A fancy carpet is hung behind her as a backdrop. She wrote on the reverse...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Van Cortlandt house dining room featuring a table set with shining metal tableware, decorative plates on the wall, and open cabinets e...

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Family Picnic

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Members of the Brandel family have a picnic in the grass.

Date: 1907 

Description: Belle Case La Follette hoeing the garden at Maple Bluff Farm in early spring, 1907. Two of her children are working with her, apparently planting seeds, a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Early American Britannia dishware.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A man in open doorway of a farm building uses a Mogul Jr. 1 H.P. stationary engine to power a belt-driven Keystone corn sheller.

Date: 1899-12-27 

Description: Illustrations from the Boston Herald of scenes at the school of housekeeping, including "in the kitchen" and "studying hygiene".

Date: 2005-07-12 

Description: "Hilary was our waitress at The Elias Inn, Watertown."

Date: 1957-02-05 

Description: Mrs. William Bowersox of Juneau pauses for a look at Lake Mendota before attending a session for women at the annual University of Wisconsin Farm and Home...

Date: 1947-03-13 

Description: Mrs. Fred R. (Edith) Jones, Mrs. Kenneth H. (Pauline) Parsons, and Mrs. Hans T. (Josephine) Sondergaard, of the Unitarian Service Committee, are shown mend...

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Woman with Cook-Box

Date:  date unknown

Description: Woman in a long dress standing in kitchen with cook-box, a device to facilitate consistent results in cooking. There is a sideboard on the right.

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