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Truck Stop Diner

Date: 1966 

Description: Waitresses and customers at an American Oil Company truck stop diner on Interstate-80.

Date: 1964-06-02 

Description: Four finely-dressed women pose together at a table at a Who's New Club event in Maple Bluff.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Scene in a small city park showing a group of local women serving luncheon to soldiers recently returned from service in the first World War. Very possibly...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a dress and apron washes her hands in a metal bucket set on a table on a farmhouse porch. Multiple metal pails with handles and a milk pail...

Date: 1926-07-17 

Description: Staged scene of a woman sewing with a young child attempting to help. This photograph was taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Depart...

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Fudge Party

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: College students at the University of Wisconsin having a fudge-making party around a small gas burner.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two kitchen workers at Mary's Sanitorium stand in a kitchen room with shelves of trays and a warming tray along the walls.

Date: 1923-06 

Description: A woman uses an electric sewing machine while seated at a table with latticed sides.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several women and a man sit at tables and dine at a restaurant. Potted plants stand behind them.

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Washing Dishes

Date:  

Description: Two women and a man wash dishes in a tent.

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Mrs. Cadle

Date: 1889 

Description: Mrs. Cadle seated in a bedroom, looking out a window. On the table in front of her is a cup and saucer.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Students sit at workstations set at long tables during a cooking class at the Young Women's Christian Association. A teacher's desk in the foreground cont...

Date: 1964-06-02 

Description: Five women in fancy attire pose together at a table at a Who's New Club event. Four of the women wear leaf-shaped name tags.

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Sausage Factory

Date:  date unknown

Description: Workers at the Oscar Mayer Sausage Kitchen put Yellow Band Wieners on smoke house racks.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: World War I poster urging newly arrived immigrants to conserve food to aid the allied cause. The image shows people in ethnic costume being ushered into th...

Date: ????-03-11 date unknown

Description: Dinner menu from A Bit of Sweden restaurant. Front cover has an illustration of a man pouring coffee from a large pot for a woman holding a cup; both are w...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three Mexican women in front of a hut. One woman is grinding corn with a metate, another shapes dough with her hands and the third holds a baby. Caption...

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Making Tortillas

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of four women and five children posing outside of a thatch-roofed home. Work tables and a barrel tub are gathered in front of the building and one wom...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Mrs. John Endres feeding the chickens in the farmyard with her dog.

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Page from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with a group of women cutting patterns, sewing by hand and machine, pressing a garment, and checking the...

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