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Date: 1916 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Simon Overby at home in their parlor with books, family portraits, and an organ with sheet music. Mr. Overby sits in a chair with a cane and a...

Date: 1915 

Description: View of the 500 block of State Street, north side, with corner residence.

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Officers Quarters

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Officers quarters of the 310th U.S. Army Engineer Corps while he was deployed to Archangel (Arkhangelsk), Russia. This room appears to be the dining room,...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Men stand inside a barn and use an International Motor Baling Press, or hay press to bale hay.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Men in a field threshing with a stationary thresher powered by a Titan 18-35.

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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: 1919-08 

Description: Three women tie rope. One sits on a wooden plank suspended on both ends by rope held by two men standing on workbenches. The men and women are likely rural...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton, wearing eyeglasses, holds Leonore Judkins Middleton on his lap. She is crocheting as he rests his head on her bosom.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Southern gentlemen and one little girl assembled for an outdoor feast at a long table.

Date: 1915 

Description: View of the 500 block of State Street, south side, at Frances Street during the Winter.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Thousands of potatoes dumped from a freight train along a rail embankment. There is a cow in the background foraging. Original caption reads, "Many thousan...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Elevated view down long table of a large group of people - mostly men - gathered around a luncheon at an outdoor picnic under trees. The table is crowded w...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: A group of girls from the Canning Club of Walkenhorst School sit and stand around a table outdoors to display their canned goods. A man wearing eyeglasses,...

Date: 1919-07-06 

Description: Waitress tending a table in the dining room of the McCormick Works Club House(?).

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A woman uses a towel to remove a can from a stove top pressure boiler. Additional cans sit on the counter beside her, and the boiler lid and other tools a...

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Woman in Kitchen

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: A woman wearing an apron stands near a wheeled butler's tray in a kitchen. A sink, table, and chair stand against the wall and various cooking utensils and...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Men stand around or sit on the steps of a stone building to listen as A.E. Chamberlain delivers a lesson on the benefits of vegetable production. Chamberla...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A woman sitting on a beach using a loom. In her journals, Carrie often described looms and their use for making cloth for clothes, siding for houses, woven...

Date: 1914 

Description: A group of men and women surround O.H. Benson as he gives a canning demonstration in the office of County Superintendent Tobin. Canning equipment stands on...

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Mess Hall and Tents

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Soldiers standing around portable stoves at the mess hall for American troops. Also shows the bench seated tables and tents used by soldiers.

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