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Date: 1953-11-05 

Description: Portrait of Fern Fowler, WMTV show host, with Christmas candles that she made.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Houses by a stream in Zermatt, Switzerland. A woman is doing laundry (?) in the foreground.

Date: 1927-08 

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...

Photograph

Banquet Gathering

Date:  

Description: A large group of men and women sit for a banquet in an unfinished building.

Date: 1953-10-21 

Description: Nine women sit around a table while sewing in preparation for the Beth Israel sisterhood's annual bazaar at 1406 Mound Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of woman hanging up laundry on clotheslines outdoors.

Photograph

Alice Jackson

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Portrait of Alice F. Jackson of Madison, sitting in a chair and crocheting.

Photograph

Woman Making Cheese

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman wearing an apron and a hairnet stands near a counter while using a hoop strainer to make cheese(?). She uses another metal utensil to press whey fr...

Date: 2003-10-31 

Description: "Keeping our Friday fish fry tradition alive, Heather delivers a Friday meal featuring fish at Mercy Medical Center."

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of an Irish couple from Londonderry in "native" Irish costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nat...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a dress and apron uses an "Easy Model H" wringer washing machine made by the Syracuse Washer Corporation.

Date: 1946 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with a woman standing over a table, pinning a sewing pattern piece to cloth. An ironing board and bookca...

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Woman feeding angora rabbits in their hutches.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: A class of girls learn how to set a table in domestic science class at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Date: 1960-09-17 

Description: Eleanor Nerdrum (left), is hostess for a tea, the first invitational social event sponsored by the Women's Architectural League of Madison. She is shown wi...

Date: 1913 

Description: An intersection with townhouse on the left and a hotel on the right. There is a group of people on the porch of the townhouse and a horse and carriage park...

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Description: Elevated view of University of Wisconsin-Madison student housing project at Monroe Street. There was housing at Monroe Street and Randall Avenue for marrie...

Date: 1876-08-29 

Description: The extended family of Aslak Olsen Lie posed before the home he built in 1849 with his brother Ole after immigrating in 1848. The house is a combination of...

Photograph

Pressure Kettle

Date: 1919-11 

Description: A woman wearing a full-length apron uses a pressure kettle on a stove top, probably for home canning.

Date: 1927-08 

Description: A woman wearing an apron pours oil into a hot stove at the International Harvester Hinsdale experimental farm, illustrating a dangerous scenario for Intern...

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