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Description: Andy and Karen Schnitzler and "Ruffy" pose in their Community Center. The Schnitzlers purchased the farm in 1980 and began the center in 1988.
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of the Ideal Hotel lobby. The front desk stands to the left across from a descending staircase. A sitting area is located in the background, furnish...
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: A woman wearing an apron stands near a wheeled butler's tray while drying dishes in a kitchen. A sink, table, chair and utensils are behind her.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A small girl uses a Mogul Junior 1 HP stationary engine to power a washing machine located on the porch of a house. There is a cream separator on the left.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Group portrait of two dogs and five men. In the background are tents among trees. Two of the men are holding a pole strung with their fish catch.
Description: A woman uses an electric sewing machine while seated at a table with latticed sides.
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: Robert Neal baking Cornish pasty at Pendarvis.
Description: View across field of a Dutch farmhouse. A dog sits in the foreground, chickens run near a building and a woman stands under a roof near a doorway.
Description: Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne formally dressed in the dining room of their home, Ten Chimneys.
Description: Four men pause in their work of building a new, large barn. They are all wearing hats for protection from the sun.
Description: Interior view of kitchen at the Grand Lodge Hall with a male cook posed behind a large table underneath a hanging rack of pots and pans. There's a large st...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Woman washing clothes outdoors with a washtub, washboard, wringer, clothespins and clothesline.
Description: A woman wearing a full-length apron uses a pressure kettle on a stove top, probably for home canning.
Description: Mrs. Irving Bielby places a roast on a plate after cooking it in a pressure kettle at the Babcock farm.
Description: John F. Kennedy seated next to Doug Witzeling at an event for the Chamber of Commerce. A man stands behind them.
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: A family playing croquet in the yard of a frame house with three chimneys. A baby carriage and exterior cellar doors are visible.
Description: Three women pose among set banquet tables, probably at the Freeman House dining room where a meal was twenty-five cents.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: The dining room for the headquarters detachment of the 310th U.S. Army Engineer Corps while it was deployed to Archangel (Arkhangelsk), Russia. A portrait...
Description: Waitresses and waiters lined up inside the Dining Tent, ready to serve a large gathering.
Description: Girls sit around a long table while embroidering white cloth stretched through embroidery hoops. A woman, probably an instructor, stands at left. A number...
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