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Description: A woman and two small boys sit at typewriter in the kitchen.
Description: Two men and three women sitting down to a meal, possibly Mr. and Mrs. Merlin Hull on the left, and Mr. and Mrs. George Hull on the right, father and son.
Description: Headquarters House interior. Features hallway and staircase, with furniture in hallway, art on the walls, and a clock at the top of the staircase.
Description: Charles J. Van Schaick and his family at the dinner table. He had three sons; Shirley, born 1885, Roy, born 1887, and Harold, born 1889. Both husband and w...
Description: A view of the Hawthorne House, childhood home of American novelist and short story writer Nathaniel Hawthorne (7/4/1804 – 5/19/1864) built around 1812, tak...
Description: General, and later president, George Washington's bedroom. Features room with a dresser, chairs, fireplace, and a canopied bed with side table.
Description: Political cartoon comparing the Democratic Platform with the Republican Platform. The cartoon (Democratic) on the left depicts a poor family wearing rags i...
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: Dr. James A. Jackson residence, 123 North Pinckney Street. Dr. Jackson is standing by the fence; his wife Sydonia Jackson is in the center, lower window, a...
Description: A young girl watches out the door of her playhouse while a young boy retrieves letters from the play mailbox.
Description: Interior of William Fiebelkorn's home. Next to a window with lace curtains at the window is a rack with a display of photographs or postcards. There is a t...
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...
Description: Woman putting on a hat in front of a dressing table mirror.
Description: Exterior of Harold and Monona Schantz's new home, located at 310 Kensington Drive.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A girl wearing a dress and "Mary-Jane" shoes walks across the cement stair landing of the farmhouse entrance at International Harvester's demonstration far...
Description: Home of Norman and Ruth Bass, 4216 Mandrake Road, winner of the Christmas outdoor home lighting contest.
Description: A man and woman pose with their dog outside their house trailer set in a secluded yard, surrounded by trees and bushes. Photograph taken for Western Elect...
Description: Interior of living room/parlor, hall, and staircase.
Description: General George Washington's Headquarters. Room features a table set as a desk and chairs, fireplace, and built in cabinet with china inside of it.
Description: Electric stove in the rural farmhouse kitchen of Adolph Betz.
Description: View of the residence from outside during the spring or summer. Home of William K. Coffin family
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