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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior of Exeter Inn with guests dining outdoors. Built in 1932, the hotel's Georgian facade features a doorway and an awning under which tables are set...

Date: 1943-10-20 

Description: Indoor portrait of Betty James, Brisbane, Australia.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Women learning the dressmaking trade at an ORT school in a displaced persons camp; Germany. Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wisconsin Survivo...

Photograph

Brides at Home

Date: 1957-06-25 

Description: Lois Persen Berres stands in her kitchen while holding a coffee pot. The photograph is one of a series showing how newlywed women have made their new livin...

Date: 1945-01-01 

Description: Friends and guests at the Goodland reception including: Mrs. Robert C. Eby, Mrs. M.F. Cooley, Mrs. Paul Irwin, Mrs. Oscar Toebaas, Mrs. Gordon Nelson, Mrs....

Date: 1946-02-15 

Description: Front cover, frontispiece photograph, and page from a publication of the State Board of Health, with half silhouette views of three seated children with mi...

Photograph

Woman Cooking

Date: 1919-11 

Description: Mrs. Irving Bielby placing a roast on a plate after cooking it in a pressure kettle at the Babcock farm.

Photograph

Terrace at Playland

Date:  date unknown

Description: A corner of the Casino Dining Terrace at Playland, part of the Westchester County Park System. Built in 1928 by Frank Darling, the cafe at the terrace hol...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Exterior view across yard of a two-story house with a barn built adjacent to it. Two people are standing near the door of the house. In the yard is a woode...

Photograph

Homemaker Club

Date: 1980-11 

Description: View from a stage of a gathering of the Homemaker Club.

Date: 1949-02-15 

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...

Photograph

Woman Carding Wool

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A woman sitting outdoors next to a spinning wheel while carding wool.

Photograph

Pressure Kettle

Date: 1919-11 

Description: A woman wearing a full-length apron using a pressure kettle on a stove top, probably for home canning.

Photograph

Woman with Cook-Box

Date:  date unknown

Description: Woman in a long dress standing in kitchen with cook-box, a device to facilitate consistent results in cooking. There is a sideboard on the right.

Date:  

Description: Women, who are accompanied by their children, register at the Health Center. On the walls are displayed posters on health and food.

Date: 1962 

Description: Congressman David Obey and Senator Gaylord Nelson shake hands as Joan Obey looks on. The occasion was a dinner, and a man and woman sit at a table with foo...

Date: 1933-08-02 

Description: Melvina (Mrs. Samuel) Capron, 222 N. Bassett St., listens to a radio and reenacts the night in 1923 when she heard that President Warren G. Harding had di...

Date: 1927-10 

Description: Woman wearing an apron and identified as Anne Jilk is posing with a can of beans to demonstrate the testing of canned food.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Woman washing dishes in a kitchen sink. Kitchen utensils are hanging on the wall and the cabinets are open, revealing cleaning supplies made by Lux, Bon Am...

Date: 1927-08 

Description: A woman wearing an apron pouring oil into a hot stove at the International Harvester Hinsdale experimental farm, illustrating a dangerous scenario for Inte...

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