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Date: 1918 

Description: Large group of men and women, probably teachers, tying rope near a school building. A woman stands on the right side, identified at Mrs. Streeter, with pho...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of an Portuguese couple from Vianna in "native" Portuguese costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of A...

Date: 1951-07-30 

Description: Four members of the Beth Israel Sisterhood gather around a sewing machine while creating items for the upcoming annual Beth Israel bazaar. Pictured from l...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Group of young women, probably students, assembling wooden nail boxes and benches in a classroom.

Date: 1914-07-13 

Description: Lula Tunisson uses an El Flo hot water canner to give a presentation to the men, women, and children of a canning club.

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...

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: Two women wash clothes in large pails, while a girl and a young man stand nearby. "43 people, 10 families, share three outdoor hydrants. 8 people share 1 i...

Date: 1949-04-12 

Description: Young homemakers, Caroline Reierson, 615 Dennett Dr.,and Arveda Kuhlmey, 713 Dennett Dr., experiment with a new culinary process for cooking meat. They be...

Date: 1960-01-15 

Description: Members of the Who's New Anniversary club admire a four-tiered cake at their 25th anniversary tea. Left to right: Bonnie Tennant, Mary Waddell, Beatrice Th...

Photograph

NARCE Convention

Date:  

Description: Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin (left) at a convention in Wausau sponsored by the National Association of Civil Employees. Although undated, the pho...

Date: 2006-12-29 

Description: "Andrea was our waitress at Bublitz's Pub and Restaurant in Saukville."

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Description: Woman in a dress and bonnet seated on a bench at a window with a book (The Bible?) open in front of her. There is a spinning wheel in the corner behind the...

Date: 1946-12-08 

Description: Five women members of the millinery class at Madison Vocational School admiring their finished hats. Left to right: Mrs. A.J. (Cora) Niebauer, Mrs. W. H.(G...

Date: 1970 

Description: Two male food service employees preparing trays of food laid out on a table for a Pan American World Airways Boeing 747 in-flight meal. A woman stands in t...

Date: 2010-04-30 

Description: "At The Marsh Inn, we had as our guests, Andy Kraushaar, Visual Materials Curator at the Wisconsin Historical Society, and his wife [Deena Brazy]. Our wait...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Sarah and Florentina Krueger standing in front of a barn in costume. Sarah is dressed in traditional Pomeranian attire and is holding a bucket and milking...

Photograph

Potato Slicer

Date:  date unknown

Description: Close-up of a woman's hands using a potato slicer attached to a counter.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three Mexican women in front of a hut. One woman is grinding corn with a metate, another shapes dough with her hands and the third holds a baby. Caption...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Parade float on which ten women are standing, some posing with knitting needles or behind a sewing machine. Two men and one woman are standing on the groun...

Date: 2004 

Description: Sue Mitchell has a sewing room in the corner of her log house. She has lived here since 1977.

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