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Date: 1995-05-26 

Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey, Speaker of the House Tom Foley, and Vice President Al Gore on board Air Force Two.


Arab Tea Seller

Date: 1937-12-22 

Description: A tea seller squats with his wares on a sidewalk in Tripoli, Libya. This photograph was taken by American journalist Cecil Brown, who had a great affinity...

Date: 1936-03-15 

Description: Frank family banquet at the home of Morris L. Frank, located at 611 Chapman Street. The family were Greenbush residents.

Date: 1948-09-08 

Description: Dad Farmanfarma and his wife, Sylvia, in their kitchen in their home that has Swiss, Persian and American influences.


Table Etiquette

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two girls sit at a table outdoors while a boy offers them sandwiches from a plate during an etiquette lesson.

Date: 1999-04-16 

Description: "Our waitress at Rolling Meadows Family Restaurant, Sharon McKee, informs us that she is planning an August 21st wedding." From left to right; Shirley Widm...


Log Drivers Lunch

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View towards shoreline of log drivers eating lunch on the edge of the riverbank. The men wait in line along a buffet table filled with provisions. The busi...

Date: 1958-03-14 

Description: 13 firemen sit at two tables, ready to eat their 11 am meal. The men are at Central Station at 18 South Webster Street. From left to right at the far tabl...

Date: 1958-12-20 

Description: Mother and children enjoy baking, decorating, and eating Christmas cookies.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a fringed shawl in the doorway of a barn holding a basket of eggs.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: An unidentified woman standing near a shed is feeding chickens and geese in the barnyard.

Date: 1933-06-10 

Description: Steve Bradley cooking on a Reliable stove with an ice cream maker (?) in the foreground.


Vacuum Dangers

Date: 1927-08 

Description: A woman stoops to remove an electrical cord from in front of a vacuum cleaner.

Date: 1948-11-12 

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....


Men Cutting Wood

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three men cutting points on logs for fence posts.


Home Canning

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a dress and bonnet uses a wire potato masher to remove a jar of peaches from a vat of boiling water. Several jars of canned goods stand on...


Homemaker Club

Date: 1980-11 

Description: "Theresa Homemakers Club hosted other homemaker clubs at the Theresa Public School. Guest speaker, Ann Kaiser (right), editor of 'Country Women' magazine,...


Self-Wringing Mop

Date: 1923 

Description: Mrs. Jake George stands on a wooden porch while using a foot pedal to wring excess water from a mop.

Date: 1955-06-19 

Description: C.L. (Neal) Harrington is second from left at a retirement dinner for Henry Freund.


Emma Ketel Sewing

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Emma Ketel sits on a sofa sewing with a cat curled up next to her.

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