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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...

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Hog Butchering

Date: 1921 

Description: Man butchering a hog, which has been hung on a meat hook.

Date: 1927-10 

Description: A woman mixing food in a pot heated on an electric plate.

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Self-Wringing Mop

Date: 1923 

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

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Woman Chopping Wood

Date: 1923 

Description: A woman using an axe to chop wood in a rural area. A pile of logs is in the background.

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School Exhibit

Date: 1925 

Description: An autumn exhibit and fair has been set up in the Centerville School. A post supports streamers which extend to the walls, and examples of needlework and c...

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The Hot Lunch

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two girls sitting at a table outdoors while a boy is offering them sandwiches from a plate during an etiquette lesson.

Date: 1929 

Description: Two young women talking in a bedroom. One is packing or unpacking clothes into a travel bag. A copy of Herbert Quick's "Vandemark's Folly" is among the boo...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Still life with flowers in a vase, apples in a silver bowl, grapes in a glass basket, and oranges on a white cloth.

Date: 1923 

Description: A woman moving a box full of firewood from the corner of the kitchen on the E.A. Bancroft farm. A woodstove is on the right.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A young woman wearing an apron smiles as she slices a carrot into a pan.

Date: 1927-02-21 

Description: Governor Taylor's farm with granary and barn.

Date: 1926-07 

Description: Woman preserving peaches in a kitchen at "Harvester Farm." She is pouring hot syrup from a pot over a spoon into glass jars filled with the fruit.

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Unkempt Backyard

Date: 1923-07 

Description: Rags, discarded shoes, empty bottles and food cans littering the space surrounding a rear entrance to a farmhouse.

Date: 1927-10 

Description: Freshly pressed clothing hanging on a metal bar off an Apex electric ironing machine.

Date: 1929-01-18 

Description: A woman demonstrates how to use a Hankscraft egg cooker in a mock Easter display window with Easter bunnies and Easter eggs.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A group of girls are wearing full-length aprons while using manual hand-mixers to beat the contents of bowls in a domestic economy (home economics) class....

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Nellie Kedzie Jones

Date: 1920 

Description: Audience surrounding Nellie Kedzie Jones on the Agricultural Extension Home Economics circuit in Northern Wisconsin.

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Girl Near Farmhouse

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A girl wearing a dress and "Mary-Jane" shoes walking across the cement stair landing of the farmhouse entrance at International Harvester's demonstration f...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior of Exeter Inn with guests dining outdoors. Built in 1932, the hotel's Georgian facade features a doorway and an awning under which tables are set...

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