1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10
.

Photograph

Richard T. Ely Home

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of the Richard T. Ely home at 205 North Prospect Street. This house was designed by the Chicago architect Charles Sumner Frost and built by Richard &...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of a parlor. A chandelier hangs from the ceiling, and multiple photographs and portraits hang on the walls. Multiple chairs are the floor, i...

Date: 1963-10-13 

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

Photograph

Young Housewife

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Young housewife wearing apron, leaning forward and looking down. Photograph for the extension project of the International Harvester Co. of Chicago

Photograph

Two-Story House

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Exterior of two-story house with brick work on front corner. There is an enclosed patio extending from the house towards the front drive. A street lamp is...

Date: 1899-06 

Description: Group portrait of the Hable and Krueger families posing in the yard in front of a house. Two of the men are using newspapers. Featured are Julius Hable, Mr...

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:  

Description: Memohead of the Bacon Ironing Board Company of Antigo, Wisconsin, with an illustration of a woman wearing a long dress with billowy sleeves and a lace-trim...

Date: 1923-10 

Description: Mrs. Waggoner pushes a button on an electric light switch on the wall in her farmhouse.

Date: 1967-09-30 

Description: A woman sits with her ten children surrounding her and watches TV.

Photograph

Farmhouse Hazards

Date: 1927-08 

Description: A child sits on the floor of a farmhouse kitchen near a cloth-covered table. A lit oil lamp, pot, and utensils sit on the table, illustrating the danger of...

Date: 1955-02-10 

Description: Elevated view of boy sitting on toy fire engine, another boy dressed as a cowboy, and a girl with toy cash register playing in the bedroom.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the piano in the parlor, with two floor plants, a chair, and a nightstand. Three pictures hang on the wall, and a statue of a person stands on the...

Date: 1955-09-26 

Description: Bonnie Kienitz and Freda K. Winterble in front of the Petheridge/Isom/Keystone house, built in 1853. The residence, located at 901 University Bay Drive, i...

Photograph

Coat Rack

Date: 1923-07 

Description: Coats, hats, and bags hang from a coat rack inside a farmhouse entryway at the home of Adolph Betz. Two pairs of shoes are lined against the wall at the ba...

Photograph

Tallman House

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: View of Tallman House from front garden with trees.

Date:  

Description: Woman in a rocking chair reading a book in front of a fireplace.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Washington bedroom at the Van Cortlandt house featuring a canopied bed, a Dutch-style carved cradle, other carved furniture, and hangi...

Photograph

Bis and Doll

Date: 1914 

Description: Florence Lloyd Jones, known as Bis or Bisser, born Oct. 9, 1913, daughter of Richard & Georgia Lloyd Jones, sitting with her doll in an upholstered chair.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Man sitting on a box, leaning back against a wall, with his legs crossed. He is dressed in bib overalls and is smoking a pipe. He may be sitting in a kitch...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.