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Date: 1919-07-06 

Description: Waitress tending a table in the dining room of the McCormick Works Club House(?).

Date: 1915-02-22 ca.

Description: A group of men, women, and children gather around an outdoor barbecue pit as meat roasts. The barbecue took place at Louis Frank Sessions' farm during a me...

Photograph

Painting of a Cook

Date:  date unknown

Description: Amateur painting by Eleanor R. Craighill. Representing a woman in an apron and hat polishing(?) a pot in front of the kitchen fireplace in the Governor's P...

Photograph

Woman Canning Jelly

Date: 1926 

Description: Woman working in kitchen straining jelly bags over pot in preparation for canning. The photograph was taken at an "IHC Farm," probably in Hinsdale, Illinoi...

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Hopi Women Cooking

Date:  

Description: Hopi women cooking.

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Woman in Kitchen

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Woman pours cup of coffee.

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Canning Chicken

Date: 1924-05 

Description: Helen Holden uses a pair of tongs to remove a can of chicken from a metal container on Holden Poultry Farm.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Mrs. John Endres feeding the chickens in the farmyard with her dog.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Chef Carson Gulley and an unknown woman are being filmed for his weekly television program, "What's Cooking," that was shown on local station WMTV. His tel...

Photograph

Pickled Peppers

Date: 1963-11-21 

Description: A variety of canned and fresh peppers is artfully displayed by the woman who serves them to her family and gives them as gifts.

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Feeding a Calf

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Winter scene with Bertha Gesell feeding a calf from a pan.

Date: 1963-08-22 

Description: "Picnicking in Mitchell Park provided a pleasant afternoon recently for these senior citizens who participated in the Milwaukee County Park Commission's pr...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a family posing near their farmhouse and animals. One woman rides a horse-drawn Bain-Wagon, from Bain works, established in 1882. A man stands in...

Date: 1955-04-19 

Description: Attic Angels Association "sewing bee", where members make aprons, curtains, and other articles for the Visiting Nurse Service. Left to right: Daisy Breyer...

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Madison Art Guild

Date: 1957-01-07 

Description: Madison Art Guild members repair picture frames in Doris Brobst's recreation room at 211 Lathrop St. Standing: Jean Johnson. Seated on left: Ellsworth Mack...

Date: 1944-07-14 

Description: Madge Goodland, wife of Governor Walter Goodland, displaying a quilt with a patriotic design.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Ada Bass sitting in a rocking chair reading, while her daughter Everetta is sweeping the front porch of the family home.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An outdoor group portrait of a birthday party. A cake with many candles and a lace tablecloth sits on a table in front. Most of the party are dressed up. N...

Photograph

Woman Spinning Wool

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Woman seated outside at a spinning wheel turning a large pile of wool in the foreground into yarn.

Date: 1999-05-28 

Description: "Sarah Jaeger, is our waitress at the Lion's Family Restaurant in Fond du Lac." Pictured (clockwise, starting from the left): Ralph Widmer, Ruth Kern, Orvi...

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