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Description: A woman wearing an apron and holding a bowl climbs up the stairs from a cellar bulkhead on the side of a farmhouse. A bell on a wooden pole stands next to...
Description: A woman, possibly Anna Neary, gathers pieces of chopped wood in her arms as she kneels near a wood pile on the A.E. Bancroft farm.
Description: Staged scene of a woman sewing with a young child attempting to help. This photograph was taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Depart...
Description: A woman and a man in a kitchen canning beans. The woman is scooping beans from a large pot with a ladle into cans, while the man uses a tabletop hand crank...
Description: Mrs. Granere wringing clothes with a Maytag washing machine at Harvester Farm.
Description: Mrs. Granere uses a Maytag wringer and two metal rinsing buckets to wash clothing on the International Harvester demonstration farm.
Description: Woman steaming spinach in a hot-water bath on a Coleman Pressure Range at the Harvester Farm. The photo is part of a series illustrating canning methods.
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...
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Woman and young girl working in a kitchen canning beans. The girl is standing at the sink running a faucet while the woman is seated at a table using a bea...
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...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A girl wearing a dress and "Mary-Jane" shoes walks across the cement stair landing of the farmhouse entrance at International Harvester's demonstration far...
Description: A girl holds a long coat or blanket, a broom, and a dustpan while she descends a flight of stairs at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm.
Description: Mrs. Granere uses a washing machine powered by a 1.5 horsepower McCormick-Deering engine at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm (Harvester...
Description: Mrs. Waggoner uses a Coffield electric washing machine and wringer to launder clothing on International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm (Harvester F...
Description: A woman wearing a checkered dress turns the faucet on a bathtub at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm (Harvester Farm).
Description: A woman wearing a dress uses an axe to split a log into firewood. A hand-operated washing machine stands in the yard of a farmhouse in the background.
Description: View of an opened medicine cabinet above a sink at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm.
Description: A woman moves a box of firewood from the corner of the kitchen on the farm of E.A. Bancroft. A woodburning stove stands to her right.
Date: 1926-07 ca.
Description: A man wearing a bow tie toasts a piece of bread on an electric griddle with its cord hung on a nail on the wall at International Harvester's Hinsdale exper...
Description: A woman wearing an apron removes a wire rack filled with glass canning jars from a boiler on a Coleman Pressure Range on International Harvester's Hinsdale...
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