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Karok Baskets

Date: 1923 

Description: The original caption reads: "The basketry of the Karok does not differ from that of the Hupa and the Yurok. The process is always twining, and the usual ma...

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Woman Making Cheese

Date: 1920 ca.

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...

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Filling Silo

Date: 1922-10-22 

Description: Two men are unloading silage from a wagon into a silo filler on the farm of Adolph Eichherst. The silo filler is hooked up to a belt for power. Original ca...

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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: 1925 ca.

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: 1928-05-16 

Description: Woman washing clothes with a washing machine powered by a a McCormick-Deering 1 1/2 HP engine.

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Horse-Powered Saw

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Photographic illustration of two men cutting wood with a saw powered by horses on a treadmill. The horses and treadmill were added by an artist's drawing.

Date: 1924 

Description: A woman and her dog standing at the doorway of a concrete block milk house.

Date: 1926 

Description: Demonstration booth in the Women's Building at the Wisconsin State Fair, showing electrical kitchen equipment.

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Candling Eggs

Date: 1925-06 

Description: A woman wearing a dress sits indoors to candle eggs at the Holden Farm. Cartons of eggs are piled on a table to her left, and household furniture is in the...

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Woman Weaving a Rug

Date: 1929 

Description: A woman sits at a loom, weaving a rug.

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: 1923-06 

Description: Margaret Monier uses a pressure cooker while canning in the home of Miss Marilla Zearing. Cans of produce are cooling on wire racks on the counter and in t...

Date: 1927-06 

Description: Backyard drive and landscaping of a house. Laundry hangs on the line in the far background.

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Knife Precautions

Date: 1927-07 

Description: View from above of an open drawer revealing sharp knives mixed in with other kitchen utensils.

Date: 1923-06 

Description: A woman moves a box of firewood from the corner of the kitchen on the farm of E.A. Bancroft. A woodburning stove stands to her right.

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...

Date: 1926-07 

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

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Ladies at Tea

Date: 1925 

Description: Group of ladies at an outdoor tea during "homecoming." Behind the woman on the left is a large spinning wheel. An American Flag is standing on the lawn in...

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Making Coffee

Date: 1925-11-16 

Description: Abelessa, Chapuis and De Prorok make coffee.

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