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Senator Joseph McCarthy Eating Breakfast

Date: November 06 1946
Description: Joseph R. McCarthy in the home of friends Urban and Margery Van Susteren of Little Chute, on the morning after his election to the U.S. Senate. Van Sustere...
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Woman Broiling Hamburger

Date: 1950
Description: An apron-clad woman broils hamburgers in the kitchen.
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Cooking Classes at Hillside Home School

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Description: Students in cooking class at Hillside Home School, an early progressive school, operated by Ellen and Jane Lloyd Jones, aunts of Frank Lloyd Wright.
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Norwegian Church Supper

Date: 1959
Description: Women preparing food for an annual Norwegian church supper at the Trinity Lutheran Church.
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International Harvester Refrigerator

Date: 1950
Description: Woman demonstrates the features of a well-stocked International Harvester refrigerator.
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International Harvester Refrigerator Advertising Poster

Date: 1951
Description: Color advertising poster for International Harvester refrigerators showing several refrigerators stocked with food, color chips, and the disembodied heads...
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Mary Ellen Nevin and her Sister

Date: 1897
Description: Interior of the kitchen at 12 North Broom Street, the residence of James and Mary Ellen Nevin, showing Mrs. Nevin and her sister cooking. James Nevin was...
Manuscript

Kitchen and Bathroom Scenes

Date: January 1913
Description: Page from manuscript keepsake scrapbook containing an image of a kitchen stove and of a toilet.
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Mrs. Mutchler Makes Soup

Date: May 12 1933
Description: Mrs. Wilson Mutchler of Stoners' Prairie farm at 2533 Mutchler Road, south of Madison, cooks soup on a wood stove.
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Washing Dishes

Date: May 08 1955
Description: Mother and daughter washing dishes together.
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Woman in Kitchen

Date: 
Description: Composite photograph/painting of a woman standing and pouring (fake) water into a cracked basin, with the water spilling onto the floor.
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Making Buckwheat Pancakes

Date: September 13 1949
Description: Elderly woman making pancakes on griddle at wood burning stove.
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Canning Corn

Date: 1927
Description: Husband and wife canning corn in kitchen using Burpee Can Sealer.
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Woman with Blender

Date: March 18 1955
Description: Woman stirring the contents of an Osterizer blender that is sitting on the stove.
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Cooking Class for Males

Date: April 03 1933
Description: A class of males at work on kitchen activities.
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Baking Hazelnut Torte

Date: May 05 1964
Description: A woman wearing an apron prepares a hazelnut torte from a prized recipe.
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Pickled Peppers

Date: November 21 1963
Description: A variety of canned and fresh peppers is artfully displayed by the woman who serves them to her family and gives them as gifts.
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Baking Bread for Communion

Date: September 25 1963
Description: Elevated view of two women, one pulling loaves of bread from the oven and the other glazing crusts in the church kitchen.
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Woman in Kitchen

Date: 1950
Description: Woman pours cup of coffee.
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Woman with Oven

Date: 1950
Description: A woman displays an oven.

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