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Date: 1935 

Description: A woman pours milk or cream into bowl as a young girl, who holds a glass of milk, observes.

Photograph

Picnic by the Water

Date:  

Description: Cars are parked on the right near the water. Two people sit at a picnic table near the shoreline, and a third person is holding a pot over a campfire.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of patients in formal dress gathering around a long table for dinner at Saint Mary's Sanatorium, founded in 1880 by Bishop Salpointe.

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: Young boy with a rootbeer float moustache standing in the parking lot of a rootbeer stand.

Photograph

Table Etiquette

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two girls sit at a table outdoors while a boy offers them sandwiches from a plate during an etiquette lesson.

Date: 1951-12-10 

Description: Portrait of nine members of the Friendship Club, meeting to work on a cookbook. The Friendship Club is an interracial women's club, formed to develop mutua...

Date: 1936 

Description: Bedroom in Pendarvis House. Furniture includes a 4-poster bed, two chairs, a chest, a dresser, and a wash basin and ewer on a stand.

Photograph

Woman in Kitchen

Date:  date unknown

Description: Composite photograph/painting of woman pouring water into cracked basin, spilling onto floor.

Date: 1926-07-17 

Description: Woman steaming spinach in a hot-water bath on a Coleman Pressure Range at the Harvester Farm. The photo is part of a series illustrating canning methods.

Date: 2009-05-01 

Description: "Assembled around the table are:(standing left to right) J.P. Widmer, Buddy Ruecker, and our waitress Erica. (Seated left to right) Brenda Wilz, Quinn (fri...

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: 1935-09-16 ca.

Description: Truck drivers eat at an outdoor lunch counter. Original caption reads: "Elliott Taylor (center) and 2 truck drivers."

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman washes clothes in a tub on the back steps of a farmhouse. In the background, clothes hang on a clothesline.

Photograph

Tea Party

Date: 1963-05-05 

Description: Mother pours tea for her twins at the mother and daughter tea, sponsored by the Brookfield Woman's Club.

Date: 1956-12-05 

Description: Anne De Witt, 5502 Tolman Terrace, is helped by her daughter Maureen De Witt, 4, decorate Christmas bread while daughter Beth De Witt, 1, looks on.

Date: 1927-08 

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

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: A family is posed in the yard of a farmhouse. A child sits in a baby buggy. Farm buildings, farm implements, wagons and people are in the background.

Date:  

Description: Woman in a dress and bonnet seated on a bench at a window with a book (The Bible?) open in front of her. There is a spinning wheel in the corner behind the...

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: International Harvester advertising poster promoting the "Food-for-Freedom Program." The poster urges customers to replace worn parts, and service, clean a...

Date: 1950-05-18 

Description: Display window featuring a mannequin in a bridal gown and household items at Wolff Kubly Hirsig Hardware Store, 17 South Pinckney Street.

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