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Description: Mr. and Mrs. Simon Overby at home in their parlor with books, family portraits, and an organ with sheet music. Mr. Overby sits in a chair with a cane and a...
Description: Manitowoc County Honey Queen, Lois Lensmeyer of Whitelaw, Wisconsin. She wears a white dress and is standing and smiling with her Honey Queen sash and crow...
Description: A waitress sets restaurant tables in anticipation of evening business.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: College students at the University of Wisconsin having a fudge-making party around a small gas burner.
Description: A group of women mending clothes for the Quakers' relief clothing project at one of their regular Tuesday morning sessions at the home of Mrs. Hilton E. (L...
Description: A woman wearing a full-length apron uses a pressure kettle on a stove top, probably for home canning.
Description: Three women tie rope. One sits on a wooden plank suspended on both ends by rope held by two men standing on workbenches. The men and women are likely rural...
Description: Three women in the home economics model kitchen at International Harvester's Evansville Works. Zelma Purchase is wrapping a food product at the table. Lori...
Description: Some twenty members of the Harold Stafford wedding party and guests, seated and standing behind a table set for a meal, with food on many of the plates. Th...
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: George "Uncle Riley" Thompson and his wife and children pose on their farm. The family are, from left to right: Bessie, mother Julia holding Rosie, Mamie (...
Description: Indoor portrait of Betty James, Brisbane, Australia.
Description: Jessie Thwaites seated outdoors near a tent wiping dishes.
Date: date unknown
Description: Advertisement for International Harvester refrigerators and freezers. Depicts a woman wearing an apron over a dress standing near a freezer and refrigerato...
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.
Description: Chromolithograph card of an Italian woman in "native" costume from Ancona with a baby, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All N...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Woman cleaning a wooden floor in an open doorway of her farmhouse with a scrub brush.
Description: Woman vacuuming rug with a "Vacuette" sweeper in a farmhouse living room.
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...
Description: A young woman and a very tall man stand together in front of the cookhouse wagon. She is holding a bottle of soda and offering him a hotdog; he has his arm...
Description: Cameramen staging a shot of a man and woman on a Farmall Regular tractor in front of farmhouse at an International Harvester demonstration farm in Gull Lak...
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