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Date: 1918 

Description: Jane the waif (played by Dorothy Gish) offers Baby Sheldon (Ernest Marion) a pancake in a scene still for the silent film "Battling Jane." Behind them is a...

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Husking Corn

Date: 1899-10 

Description: A view of men and women husking corn in the field behind a farmhouse. Seated from left to right are August Prahl, August Krueger, Sarah Krueger, William K...

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Description: Hong Nguyen sits on the floor eating dinner. Her daughter Thuy, wearing a red and white dress, is sitting next to her, and an unidentified person is visibl...

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Lilia Suckow

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Lilia Suckow, a student at Peck School, works in a tulip bed outside her house. Clothes dry on a line behind the house.

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Scofields at Dinner

Date:  after

Description: Mrs. Herbert C. Scofield, with sons Lloyd and Stanley at the dinner table.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Mr. Peterson is sitting in a rocking chair reading the newspaper and smoking a pipe, while Mrs. Peterson is standing at the stove with their young son, Jam...

Date: 1923-10 

Description: Mrs. Granere starting a 1.5 horsepower McCormick-Deering engine in order to power a Maytag washer.

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Hotel Dining Room

Date: 1890 

Description: Hotel dining room, probably at the Galloway House.

Date: 1933-07-19 

Description: Dining room decorated in 1840s style in Ralph Warner's "The House Next Door," aka the Lovejoy-Duncan House, 11219 N. Webster Street. The pantry is seen thr...

Date: 1948-05-14 before

Description: Dinner menu from the Holland-America Line ship R.M.S. Nieuw Amsterdam, with "A Repast About 1900," with men in tuxedos and women in long gowns sitti...

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Mayflower Chest

Date:  date unknown

Description: Chest brought to America on the Mayflower. Features a ceramic cup atop it while a walking cane and candle holder sit on the table next to the chest. Publi...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Group of people sitting on the ground outside of a thatched house with pottery.

Date: 1896-07-08 

Description: An informal group is seated under an awning in the garden of the Fairchild house at 302 Monona Avenue (later renamed Martin Luther King Boulevard). Picture...

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Senior Center Lunch

Date: 1979-01 ca.

Description: Lunch at a Senior Center.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Alice Cloud and Mrs. Mallory making frybread at a cranberry camp at Trow¬ís Marsh. The marsh extends from south of Merrillan to north of Millston. Frybread...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereoview portrait of Mrs. Lo, seated in front of a traditional dwelling, holding her infant Little Negee.

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Description: A bride and groom, who are relatives of Trong and Hong Nguyen's family, stand with their wedding cake. The bride is wearing a traditional Vietnamese weddin...

Date: 1933-07-19 

Description: Pantry decorated in 1840s style in Ralph Warner's "The House Next Door," aka the Lovejoy-Duncan House, 11219 N. Webster Street, Cooksville.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Young boy drinking milk(?) from a glass while standing outdoors. A building or house is in the background.

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Dinner with Family

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Dr. Joseph Smith and Mary E. Smith seated at a set dinner table with Harriet Millard and Harriet Millard Smith. On the table is a bouquet of flowers and a...

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