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Description: People examining a home economics exhibit at the Farm and Home Week at the University of Wisconsin. From left are Ruth E. Davis, Port Washington; Mrs. Otto...
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman from Florence, Italy in "native" costume, posing near a Singer sewing machine.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of a woman wearing a plaid dress standing outdoors hanging up clean laundry, specifically light colored shirts and towels, on the clothesline.
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.
Description: Group of International Harvester Agricultural Extension speakers seated on a lawn for supper. Original caption reads, "This picture shows part of the Alfal...
Description: A woman wearing a checkered dress turns the faucet on a bathtub at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm (Harvester Farm).
Description: A woman uses an axe to chop wood in a rural area. A pile of logs stands in the background.
Description: "At the Knights of Columbus in West Bend, Cy Wietor, who supervises a group of waiters, stops to chat with us at our table." From left to right; Shirley Wi...
Description: View of the University President's home at 130 North Prospect Avenue. This illustration was taken from a Christmas card prepared for Conrad A. Constance W....
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Four individuals, sitting in the shade near a table during a picnic on Madeline Island. Image includes Elizabeth Nesbet (Mrs. S. C. Marty, Sr.), Gertrude C...
Date: 1924 ca.
Description: Curt Moore selling "one minute" washing machines to a farmer's wife. The washing machines are loaded in the back of an International "Red Baby" truck. The...
Description: Joyce Elmer is basting a chicken in an iron reflector oven and Gene Lyte is using a butter churn. Both women are University of Wisconsin home economics maj...
Description: Portrait of Ella M. Pickford (Mrs. Henry W. Pickford), 201 South Mills Street. Mrs. Pickford, who is 88 years old, does her own housework and despite poor...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a farm couple and their daughter posing outdoors in front of a barn.
Description: A woman moves a box of firewood from the corner of the kitchen on the farm of E.A. Bancroft. A woodburning stove stands to her right.
Description: A woman pretends to pour kerosene on a hot stove as part of an International Harvester Agricultural Extension Department campaign to make families aware of...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A young child examines a children's book with her grandmother.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of two women with a spinning wheel standing in front of a small wooden building. Published by Bryson City Drug Company, number 4.
Description: "At Cinder's, our waitress, Sandy, joins us at our table. In the back is the owner, Cindy." From left to right; Sandy, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, Cindy, Shirle...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Forest Middleton and his future wife, Leonore Judkins, look over a piece of beadwork on a frame.
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