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Photograph

Kitchen Implements

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: A display of metal kitchen utensils including cookie cutters, cake pans and molds.

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...

Photograph

Bis and Doll

Date: 1914 

Description: Florence Lloyd Jones, known as Bis or Bisser, born Oct. 9, 1913, daughter of Richard & Georgia Lloyd Jones, sitting with her doll in an upholstered chair.

Postcard

Farm Family

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of a farm couple and their daughter posing outdoors in front of a barn.

Photograph

Roadside Picnic

Date: 1917 

Description: Roadside picnic on the way to Waupaca. Mary E. Smith is seated with a friend on a white blanket with thermoses and a picnic basket. In the background the a...

Photograph

Woman using Loom

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Woman using a loom outdoors. In her journal from Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) she records: "The women braid the fibres together making a crude mat of them. The t...

Date: 1914 

Description: Advertising catalog for International Harvester cultivators. Features an illustration of a woman feeding birds.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: James is sleeping while sitting in a highchair. There is a bowl and spoon on the tray.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Men baling hay with engine powered hay press.

Photograph

Lunch Break

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Field workers take a lunch break outdoors.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: View from a street of a man seated on the front porch steps of a house. A picket fence and front walk are in the foreground.

Photograph

Russian Children

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Russian children lined up on a board sidewalk to receive leftovers from a man standing outside the 310th United States Army Engineer corps mess hall. Some...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View across yard towards James Peterson playing with a cat. In the background, laundry is hanging on a clothesline and beehives are standing at the edge of...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Residential dining room with Christmas decorations and circular table with turkey, set for two places.

Photograph

Eating at the Front

Date: 1918 

Description: Infantry men receiving food in outpost, Front Line on Piave Front, Italy.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Panoramic view of two men loading a horse-drawn manure spreader (possibly a Kemp) in a field.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Display in an unknown storefront urging food conservation. The display features small figures made out of vegetables.

Date: 1917 

Description: Poster identifying substitute foods for civilians to use, to help the war effort. Substitutes listed are: 1. Wheat - use more corn 2. Meat - use more fish...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: A young man sitting at a table buttering a slice of bread.

Date: 1915 

Description: Florentina Krueger feeds chickens in the yard.

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