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Farmhouse

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of a farmhouse. The living room features a potbelly stove and a rocking chair. The portrait of a man hangs on the wall above a table lined...

Date: 1976 

Description: "Jan Reuter cuts Philip Zingsheim's hair. Jan's husband, Carl, died an untimely death in 1975."

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Spinning Wool

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of woman sitting with spinning wheel, bulk wool and a yarn winder by a stone wall with a cooking fireplace in it. Plants grow on the ground nearby, t...

Date: 1977 

Description: "Podiatrist Dr. Helen Walters of Fond du Lac does her thing on a patient's feet."

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of two women with a spinning wheel standing in front of a small wooden building. Published by Bryson City Drug Company, number 4.

Photograph

Men with Hay Press

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Men standing on a large pile of hay using pitchforks to load hay into a hay press operated by two other men.

Photograph

Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men posed standing in front of two wooden buildings, possibly a logging camp.

Date: 1923-10 

Description: Mrs. Waggoner using a Coffield electric washing machine and wringer to launder clothing on International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm (Harvester...

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Description: Interior view showing the kitchen setup of a cottage at Nature Lovers Paradise on Jackson Lake near Grand View. Typed description with photograph says, “St...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of Chester Thordarson's workshop.

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Hiving Swarmed Bees

Date: 1912 

Description: Alexander Krueger standing on a ladder taking a swarm of bees that had swarmed in a tree. On the ground near the ladder is a hive box.

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Tobacco Weeding

Date: 1968-06 

Description: Farmer weeding in a tobacco field.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of four women on a lawn in dresses and bonnets with wool and flax spinning wheels.

Date: 1927-07 

Description: A man wearing a hat and one-piece work suit climbing a wooden ladder while holding nails in his mouth. He appears to be holding an axe in his left hand.

Date: 1907 

Description: August Krueger sitting in a chair on the porch cleaning fish while smoking a pipe. Several of the fish lie in the rocks next to the porch and several other...

Photograph

Warren Potter

Date: 1932 

Description: Warren Potter, holding a bucket, poses with his sheep and lambs. There is a road in the background and a farmstead on the other side of the road.

Photograph

Wooden Water Pump

Date: 1926-05-26 

Description: A man using a wooden pump to fill a metal pail with water. The photograph was staged to demonstrate a hazard found on farms.

Date: 1923-04 

Description: Woman carrying a bucket of water back to her farmhouse in winter.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Baskets of potatoes surround a young girl as she peels and cuts them outdoors near the side of a building.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Display containing china and silver owned by Barbara Fritchie (1766-1862), a heroine who defied General Stonewall Jackson and the invading troops. Copyrigh...

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