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Description: Women of the Free Congregation (Free Thinkers) of Sauk City, gathered in the basement of their meeting house.


Baking Contest

Date: 1963-08-15 

Description: Two women examine a prizing winning chiffon cake.

Date: 2009-11-27 

Description: "Bridget was our waitress at Nan Sea's Tiki Bar and Grill, Dundee [Campbellsport]. From left to right, Jim Ruecker, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, John P. Widmer,...


Description: Women of the Haywood Handicrafters, a civil rights project established for black women in Haywood County, Tennessee. Many of these women had been subject...

Date: 1899-05 

Description: William and Johanna Krueger seated alongside a house near a shed. William is seated on a bench weaving a willow basket, and has a pipe in his mouth. Johann...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A seated young woman in a nineteenth century style dress poses with a tapestry or carpet bag and spinning wheel. A bonnet rests on an antiquer dresser beh...

Date: 1916 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Simon Overby at home in their parlor with books, family portraits, and an organ with sheet music. Mr. Overby sits in a chair with a cane and a...

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1998-02-06 

Description: "Our waitress at Smith Bros. is Debbie, who tells us she is a grandma with four grandchildren. Surprise! Perch dinners are 16.95. Cod goes for $8.95." ...


Description: Honey display by the Eureka Apiary. A sign in front of the display on the table says "Hands Off." Mrs. J.N. Heater stands on the left. In the foreground ce...

Date: 2010-02-19 

Description: "Victoria, the owner, was our waitress at Victoria's Cornerstone Inn, Kewaskum." From left to right; Victoria, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, and Shirley Widmer.


Young Housewife

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Young housewife wearing apron, leaning forward and looking down. Photograph for the extension project of the International Harvester Co. of Chicago.

Date: 1922 

Description: Dressmaking instructor conducting an outdoor dressmaking class.

Date: 1902-05 

Description: Florence Christian carrying the cleaned laundry of Paul C. Goetsch in a large basket on her head while walking barefoot through a garden.

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Unidentified young woman holding a large candle near a display of candles next to the University of Wisconsin-Madison Memorial Library. Bikes are parked in...


Thanksgiving Feast

Date: 1930-11-26 

Description: Students and teacher seated at a long table loaded with food and drinks for a Thanksgiving meal. There are music and English lessons behind them on the cha...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Standing in the yard in front of a log house is a man standing and holding crutches in the middle, a woman on the left holding a small girl who is perched...

Date: 1923-06 

Description: Mrs. J.E. Waggoner passes plaid fabric through a wringer after using an electric washing machine. A washboard hangs on the wall in the background and a lau...

Date: 1914-03-25 

Description: A large group of female factory workers sit at tables in a cafeteria at International Harvester's Osborne Works. The women likely worked in the Twine Mill....

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two women stand outside the doorway of a log house in winter. They are posed with a washtub, broom and dust pan.

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