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Date: 1948-05-13 before

Description: Dinner menu from the Holland-America Line ship R.M.S. Nieuw Amsterdam, with "A Repast About 1830," with men, women, and a child gathered around a ta...

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Ladies sit on the front porch of a long two-story house. One is next to a baby carriage. On the porch's roof is a man painting the house. More people are i...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two waitresses are standing at the back of the dining room at the Edgewater Hotel. All the tables are set with silverware and glasses.

Photograph

Television

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A young woman displays a television set.

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 aroun...

Date: 1917 

Description: Bob Hildreth (a sculptor played by Frank Mayo) has designs on his student Lois Page (played by Ethel Clayton) in this scene still from "Easy Money."

Photograph

Woman Spinning

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman uses a spinning wheel outdoors while a barefoot girl stands on a porch behind her. Published by Jos. Milner & Son.

Date: 1957-02-15 

Description: Jean Ziegler cooks spaghetti for a dinner party at her apartment at 122 East Gilman Street, Apt. 205.

Date: 1963-10-13 

Description: A housewife shows off her newly-installed laundry room.

Photograph

Vacuum Dangers

Date: 1927-08 

Description: A woman stoops to remove an electrical cord from in front of a vacuum cleaner.

Photograph

Woman with Bathtub

Date: 1923-10 

Description: A woman wearing a checkered dress turns the faucet on a bathtub at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm (Harvester Farm).

Date: 1955-07 date unknown

Description: Beatrice (Bea) and Carson Gulley pose together at their 25th wedding anniversary party in their new home at 5701 Cedar Place. The home was located in the C...

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: Loretta Falci (Lorenzina Fiocco Falci), an Italian woman, preparing sarsa, tomato paste on boards on the porch of her home, 622 Milton Street. Milton Stre...

Photograph

Woman Ironing

Date: 1927-10 

Description: A woman sits in a wooden chair while using an electric iron on clothing. A laundry basket sits at her feet.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of campers sits on the porch of a cabin while making baskets at Camp Sherwood. Several others sit on a dock or wooden walkway leading from the cabi...

Date: 1923-06 

Description: A woman uses a dilver (fruit press) to juice fruit into a metal bowl on a tabletop.

Date:  

Description: August, Mary, Tina, Saraphina, Jennie and Edgar Krueger husking corn.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Ada Bass sits in a chair with her hair down, looking at a note, or possibly a photograph. An unidentified woman observes from the next room; decorative cor...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a woman standing near a tree in the yard with a large spinning wheel.

Date: 1899-09 

Description: Outdoor family portrait of Mary Turvill McConnell, Elizabeth Turvill Wood, and Jessie Turvill Thwaites. They are sitting on a porch in front of windows wit...

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