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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: 1875 ca.
Description: A family group of eleven sits around a table with a pitcher and books before the farm house of Knud Gjesma.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: F.A. Schmidt, professor of theology at the Norwegian Lutheran Seminary, with his family on the grounds of the seminary, formerly the Soldiers' and Orphans'...
Description: Brick barn and silo. Two men use a 15-30 tractor to power a silo filler.
Date: 1935-01 before
Description: Sewing project for Milwaukee County women to make and repair clothing for relief families.
Description: T.L. Graham is shown preparing strawberries for a dessert served with sour cream and a topping of brown sugar.
Description: Camille Mathias, the third grand prize winner in the Wisconsin State Journal's second annual recipe contest, prepares her recipe entry, Chicken Noodle Piqu...
Description: Hill's Department Store, 202 State Street, sewing display window including three female mannequins, fabric, dress patterns, and two signs stating "You Save...
Description: An unattended child turns the knobs of a gas stove in a farmhouse.
Description: Girl Scouts cooking hotdogs over an open fire. The Great Blue Heron council weekend campout was held at Hartland Sportsman's Club grounds.
Description: Advertisement for a washer wringer from the 1913 Sears Catalog.
Description: Some of the young people who attended the first of a series of informal parties for teenagers living in Maple Bluff. The party was at the Lakewood school....
Description: Jimmy and Tommy Yaudes sit at a table in one of the bedrooms of the Lloyd Yaudes family's new ranch-style home at 526 Virginia Terrace.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of farm land with cumulus clouds overhead.
Description: A woman stirs a pot on a six-burner electric stove. Two Hotpoint automatic electric ovens stand beside the stove, and canisters and teapots stand on the st...
Description: Edgar and Jennie Krueger feeding calves through the barn door.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Close-up of a woman's hands holding the wire handles of a wooden rack made for holding jars during canning.
Description: Pictured is the Madison Theater's Guild's costume designer who uses only the name Loie.
Description: View from a stage of a gathering of the Homemaker Club.
Description: The G. Thompson family poses in front of their wooden house. One woman sits at a sewing machine working on a quilt while another works at a knitting machi...
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