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Description: A woman preparing peaches for canning. She appears to be shaking her finger at a young boy as he reaches for a peach. This scene occurred on the Harvester...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A group of farmers gathers in a rural church for a community dinner.
Description: A metal sanitary garbage pail attaches underneath the kitchen sink and pipes at the farmhouse of Miss Lella Gaddis.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A family with three children sits around a dining table while eating a meal. The walls of the dining room are covered with wallpaper and decorated with a f...
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: Label from a can of Happy Way brand dark, hop flavored malt syrup. Picture on the label shows a woman wearing an apron and holding a can of the malt syrup...
Description: Clothing hangs on a clothesline strung between a farmhouse and two small farm buildings. Corn and other crops are planted around the farmhouse.
Description: View of the Richard T. Ely home at 205 North Prospect Street. This house was designed by the Chicago architect Charles Sumner Frost and built by Richard &...
Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering engines. Includes photographic illustrations of an engine powering a water pump, washing machine, and cement mixer...
Description: Abelessa, Chapuis and De Prorok make coffee.
Description: A woman wearing an apron and a hairnet stands near a counter while using a hoop strainer to make cheese(?). She uses another metal utensil to press whey fr...
Description: Miss Neary drawing a bucket of water from a well next to a farm house. The photograph was taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Depart...
Description: The porch of the Hotz cottage at Europe Lake, furnished with a rustic table, chairs and benches; the table has been set for a meal. The cottage and porch a...
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: The living room in the home of William Llewellyn and Zona Gale Breese, with a fire in the fireplace. There is a spinning wheel near the hearth and bookcase...
Description: A Chippewa (Ojibwa) woman preparing splints for basket making. This image is part of an exhibit about Native Americans prepared by Paul Vanderbilt, the fi...
Date: 1926-07-23 ca.
Description: Farm family seated at table eating a meal at the Harvester Farm. Original caption reads: "Comparison picture to show close-up of canned foods served."
Description: Interior of the United States General Hospital No. 7, as designated by the surgeon-general in 1918. Intended for returning soldiers' physical reconstructio...
Description: A table with built-in cabinets and shelf space stands in the middle of a farmhouse kitchen, next to a wooden chair to the left and a stove and ovens to the...
Description: Helen Holden uses a pair of tongs to remove a can of chicken from a metal container on Holden Poultry Farm.
Description: A woman stoops to remove an electrical cord from in front of a vacuum cleaner.
Description: Mrs. John Bowers removes a plate of food from the dumbwaiter in her Benton County farmhouse.
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