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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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Norwegian Community Picnic

Date: 1873
Description: Slightly elevated view of a large, multi-generational Norwegian family and friends gathered for a picnic celebration. In the foreground are picnic baskets...
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Harnischfeger Food Drive

Date: March 1946
Description: Harnischfeger workers aren't on strike but they do their bit every week to help those who are. This picture was taken at the end of a regular Wednesday mo...
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UAW Women Preparing Banquet

Date: October 1946
Description: Members prepare a banquet to celebrate the eleventh anniversary of Auxiliary No. 2, United Automobile Workers (Seaman Body Company), October 23, 1946. E...
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Stocking the Strike Kitchen of Local 50, United Packinghouse Workers

Date: March 22 1948
Description: Workers stocking the strike kitchen of Local 50, United Packinghouse Workers of America (Plankinton Packing Company). Left to right: Fred Koratko, Corneli...
Manuscript

Country Life at Syene

Date: January 1913
Description: Cover of manuscript keepsake souvenir scrapbook titled "Country Life at Syene."
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Family at Dining Table

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Description: Family gathered at the dining table.
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Lumberjacks Eating

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Description: Lumberjacks eating in a cook shanty; probably early twentieth century.
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Sentry's Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Department

Date: February 14 1985
Description: A display of fruit and vegetables in the East Side Foods Sentry store.
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Barman — Pete

Date: 1932
Description: Pete bartending at the Roxy Grill.
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Civil Works Service Employee gives out a Check

Date: February 10 1934
Description: A Civil Works Service employee with a check and equivalent in groceries.
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Kraft Cheese Display

Date: December 08 1933
Description: A Kraft cheese display at the Kroger Store located at 3 Pinckney Street.
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Mother Feeding Infant

Date: September 01 1971
Description: A young mother feeds her infant baby food outdoors.
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Girl Scouts Making Punch

Date: November 14 1966
Description: African American junior Girl Scouts pouring fruit juice into punch bowl as they prepare to entertain their parents.
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Distribution of Food

Date: December 02 1956
Description: Elevated view of a Cub Scout, Girl Scout, and Brownie Scout bringing boxes of food to St. Vincent de Paul to be distributed to recently arrived Hungarian r...
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Dreams Come True

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

Date: 1927
Description: Husband and wife canning corn in kitchen using Burpee Can Sealer.
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Outdoor Country Feast

Date: 1915
Description: View down long table set up outdoors for a feast. Men are standing on both sides, and a young girl is standing between two men on the right.
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Hog Butchering

Date: 1921
Description: Man butchering a hog, which has been hung on a meat hook.
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First Thanksgiving

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Description: Thanksgiving dinner between Native Americans and early Pilgrim settlers in America.

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