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Child in High Chair

Date: 1926 

Description: Child sitting in a high chair drinking tomato juice from a mug. The child is wearing a bib with a rabbit stitched on the front.

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Outdoor Chores

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Woman doing chores outdoors.

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Woman Chopping Wood

Date: 1923-06 

Description: Woman chopping wood on the farm of E.A. Bancroft.

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Woman Ironing

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Woman ironing cloth with old-fashioned heated iron. Behind her is a sink.

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Canning Chicken

Date: 1924-05 

Description: Helen Holden uses a pair of tongs to remove a can of chicken from a metal container on Holden Poultry Farm.

Date: 1923 

Description: Image from an album kept by Neighborhood House, with girls sitting at a table sewing, Mary Lee Griggs standing and helping, and another woman standing by t...

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A production still of the McCormick home for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the...

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Hog Butchering

Date: 1921 

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

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Vacuum Dangers

Date: 1927-08 

Description: A woman stooping to remove an electrical cord from in front of a vacuum cleaner.

Date: 1926-07 

Description: A woman and a girl sitting at a table, husking and silking corn at the Harvester Farm. The image is one of a series illustrating canning methods.

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Woman Canning Jelly

Date: 1926 

Description: Woman working in kitchen straining jelly bags over pot in preparation for canning. The photograph was taken at an "IHC Farm," probably in Hinsdale, Illinoi...

Date: 1921 ca.

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

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Baking Contest

Date: 1926 

Description: Entries in the Lewis Baking Contest. Seven tables full of plates of desserts are displayed in a large room.

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Woman Cooking

Date: 1923-07 

Description: Mrs. John Esche using a woodburning stove marked "Home Comfort" while preparing food. A crate holding firewood is to the right of the stove.

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Woman Chopping Wood

Date: 1923-10-04 

Description: A woman wearing a dress using an axe to split a log into firewood. A hand-operated washing machine is standing in the yard of a farmhouse in the background...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Female students in a home economics cooking class at the School of Agriculture in "Olds Alta.", Canada.

Date: 1926-05 

Description: A woman wearing a beaded dress and necklace sits at a table to eat canned corn and peaches.

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Young Housewife

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Young housewife wearing apron, leaning forward and looking down. Photograph for the extension project of the International Harvester Co. of Chicago.

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Group of boys working on various woodworking projects: sawing, hammering, and marking. A man in a shirt and tie is talking to one of the boys in the backgr...

Date: 1923-05 

Description: Miss Neary drawing a bucket of water from a well next to a farmhouse. The original caption reads: "Drawing water from well. Miss Neary posing. Mr. Hyde pho...

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