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Description: Man tending to a campfire while a woman prepares a meal on a picnic table by a tent. A car is parked next to the campsite and a dog is sniffing at a tent s...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A slice of frosted cake rests on a plate atop a cloth-covered table, along with a glass, knife, additional plates, and a wrinkled cloth napkin.
Description: A woman uses a potato ricer in a farmhouse kitchen.
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...
Description: A woman stoops to remove an electrical cord from in front of a vacuum cleaner.
Description: A woman wearing a checkered dress turns the faucet on a bathtub at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm (Harvester Farm).
Description: The dining room at the Birchcliff Hotel, with tables set for a midday meal.
Description: A woman sits in a wooden chair while using an electric iron on clothing. A laundry basket sits at her feet.
Description: A woman uses a dilver (fruit press) to juice fruit into a metal bowl on a tabletop.
Description: Abelessa, Chapuis and De Prorok make coffee.
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...
Description: A woman washing dishes outdoors in a washtub.
Description: Two girls sit at a table outdoors while a boy offers them sandwiches from a plate during an etiquette lesson.
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: Production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. Capt...
Date: 1926-07-23 ca.
Description: Woman at the Harvester Farm in the process of canning peaches. She is placing the peaches in a cold dip after scalding.
Description: Mrs. Jake George stands on a wooden porch while using a foot pedal to wring excess water from a mop.
Description: A woman wearing a dress uses an axe to split a log into firewood. A hand-operated washing machine stands in the yard of a farmhouse in the background.
Description: A brother and sister use an Eau Claire steam pressure machine to run their canning business.
Description: A man burns rubbish close to the house.
Description: A woman stirs a pot on a six-burner electric stove. Two Hotpoint automatic electric ovens stand beside the stove, and canisters and teapots stand on the st...
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