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Self-Wringing Mop

Date: 1923 

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

Date: 1927-08 

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: 1926-07 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...

Date: 1926-09-05 before

Description: Dinner menu for the Hotel Witter, with menu listing, flap, front, and back of self-folding mailer, and tipped-in photographic views of the dining room and...

Date: 1923-10 

Description: Mrs. Granere uses a Maytag wringer and two metal rinsing buckets to wash clothing on the International Harvester demonstration farm.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A couple with two children sit on a bale of cotton in a barnyard to pose for a portrait.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a fringed shawl in the doorway of a barn holding a basket of eggs.

Date: 1927-02-21 

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

Date: 1921 

Description: High school student Harold Enge poses with his blue ribbon winning angel food cake during an International Harvester Company Short Course. Additional cakes...

Date: 1928-01 

Description: Slightly elevated view of a honey display for Monterey County, California. At the American Honey Producers' League Convention.

Photograph

Child in High Chair

Date: 1926 

Description: Child in high chair drinking tomato juice from a mug. Photographed for the extension project of the International Harvester Co. of Chicago.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a dress and apron uses an "Easy Model H" wringer washing machine made by the Syracuse Washer Corporation.

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Canning Equipment

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A covered pot with a thermometer, can sealer, and stacks of metal cans stand on a table beside a stove in a kitchen near a window.

Date: 1923-04 

Description: A bundled-up woman hand pumps water from a well into a pail. The ground is covered with ice and snow. Two cars and a farmhouse appear in the background.

Photograph

Bird's-Eye View

Date: 1925 

Description: View of Coon Valley. Tall plants cover the lower portion of the frame. The landscape is includes homes, fields, and hills.

Photograph

Farmhouse Hazards

Date: 1927-08 

Description: An unattended child turns the knobs of a gas stove in a farmhouse.

Date: 1924-11-12 

Description: Brick barn and silo. Two men use a 15-30 tractor to power a silo filler.

Date: 1928 

Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering engines. Includes photographic illustrations of an engine powering a water pump, washing machine, and cement mixer...

Photograph

Staircase Danger

Date: 1927-07 

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.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a dress and apron washes her hands in a metal bucket set on a table on a farmhouse porch. Multiple metal pails with handles and a milk pail...

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