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Date:  date unknown

Description: The Fairlawn home's colonial parlor and bedrooms. This view shows two rocking chairs and a grandfather clock in the parlor as well as the open doorways of...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of two women from Japan in "native" costume, posing near a Singer sewing machine.

Photograph

Dreams Come True

Date:  date unknown

Description: Advertisement for International Harvester refrigerators and freezers. Depicts a woman wearing an apron over a dress standing near a freezer and refrigerato...

Date: 1899-08-15 

Description: Three Kuckkahn Brothers stand and sit on their Altman-Taylor Engine, Separator, and Threshing Rig.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair knitting in front of a window.

Photograph

Headquarters House

Date:  

Description: Headquarters House interior. Features hallway and staircase, with furniture in hallway, art on the walls, and a clock at the top of the staircase.

Historical Object

135 - Cabin IV at Bedtime

Date:  

Description: Large group of campers outside their cabin, dressed in pajamas and bathrobes. Some of them are using dippers with metal pails; on the far left a row of dip...

Date: 1930 before

Description: Slightly elevated view of six women wearing aprons learning domestic skills in a kitchen classroom. Two women on the left stand at a sink washing dishes, t...

Photograph

Baby Booties

Date: 1905 

Description: Baby booties knitted of pink wool yarn.

Photograph

Dining Room

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A woman poses as if pouring water into a glass. There is a tablecloth, tea set and glass bowl on the table. A large, fancy parlor stove is featured in the...

Photograph

The Grill Room

Date: 1964-05-08 

Description: A waitress sets restaurant tables in anticipation of evening business.

Photograph

Sod House

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of sod house in short grass country. Features rectangular building with a curved roof and windows.

Photograph

DMC Club

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of fifteen women gathered around three tables behind home, probably the DMC Club, an exclusive social and sewing society named for an imported brand...

Date: 1957-02-05 

Description: Mrs. William Bowersox of Juneau pauses for a look at Lake Mendota before attending a session for women at the annual University of Wisconsin Farm and Home...

Photograph

Woman Cooking

Date: 1923-07 

Description: Mrs. John Esche using a woodburning stove marked "Home Comfort" while preparing food. A crate holding firewood is to the right of the stove.

Date: 1964 

Description: A watercolor painting by Jens von Silver presented to the zoo by the Rennebohm Drug Stores. The painting shows a child reaching up to feed an elephant at t...

Date: 1984-02-27 

Description: A sixth grade class dresses up as cave people to experience the likeness of living in pre-historic times.

Date: 1934-08-17 

Description: Carol Skuldt sits outdoors on a stoop with bandaged burned feet from a brush fire. She is holding a food item.

Date: 1930 after

Description: Holiday card with two carolers, one violin player and a woman carrying a boar's head on a platter. In the background is a decorative gold fence over black....

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The dining room in the Cornish Pendarvis home.

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