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Two-Story House

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Exterior of two-story house with brick work on front corner. There is an enclosed patio extending from the house towards the front drive. A street lamp is...

Date: 1900 

Description: "The Reader," an illustration of a woman reading while seated at a lace-covered sewing machine cabinet. The illustration was part of "The Universal Sewing...

Date: 1953 

Description: Three women stand at a table while making Cornish pasties in the kitchen of a small restaurant.

Print

The Slide

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Engraving for "Peterson's Magazine" of women in maids' uniforms sliding down an icy path in the snow.

Photograph

The Fowler Family

Date:  date unknown

Description: Formal outdoor family group portrait. From left to right are Delia Scott Fowler (who is knitting), Caroline Fowler Gilbert (standing), Gertrude Fowler (sea...

Photograph

University League

Date: 1948-10-14 

Description: The University League committee members, wives of University of Wisconsin faculty, make table decorations for the Centennial luncheon at the Memorial Union...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Large group of chickens eating on a low wooden platform set on the ground.

Photograph

Isaac DeForest Home

Date:  

Description: Isaac DeForest home. Pauline Dahl standing at bottom of front steps of large two-story frame house; house has lattice work at bottom of porch, railing at t...

Date: 1956-07-02 

Description: Mrs. Walter M. (Cecilia) Maas, Jr. will open her contemporary colonial home at 4029 Council Crest for the Attic Angel Association third annual benefit Hous...

Date: 1956-11-13 

Description: Anna Runstrom and her granddaughter, Erica Leigh Runstrom, demonstrate her spinning wheel at the East Side Businessman's hobby show. Erica is wearing a Swe...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The kitchen in the restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered with siding, but after restorati...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Morris-Jumel Mansion which served, at different times, as headquarters to both forces during the Revolutionary war. This view of the...

Photograph

Parakeet Traveler

Date:  date unknown

Description: The arm of a woman wearing a long corduroy coat is holding a clear plastic purse with a parakeet on a perch inside. There are small jars of seed and water...

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: Robert Neal serving Cornish pasty at Pendarvis.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the parlor in the Denison homestead. Built in 1717, the home is a museum today. The room features a brick fireplace and mantle, a plush chair, two...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Mrs. Turner conducts an outdoor canning demonstration for a group of children, men, and women.

Date: 1952-01-07 

Description: Four Cub Scouts paint milk pods as table decorations as den mother Mrytle Arnold looks on. Scouts are, left to right: Dick Quale, David Arnold, Michael La...

Date: 1963-08-19 

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

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A boy carrying a metal lunch pail walking along a dirt road.

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: George "Uncle Riley" Thompson and his wife and children pose on their farm. The family are, from left to right: Bessie, mother Julia holding Rosie, Mamie (...

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