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Unsafe Farm Tool

Date: 1927-06 

Description: A man stands on a crate while using a sledge hammer to strike a piece of wood held by another man. Two silos and a barn are in the background.

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Women Gardening

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A group of women wearing wide-brimmed hats stand outdoors while holding hoes and a garden plow in what appears to be a city garden. Several buildings are i...

Date: 1932 

Description: Tom bartending at Sam's.

Date: 1960 

Description: A father standing over a pan wearing an apron. He is cooking and smoking a cigar.

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Lumber Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of lumber camp with loggers posing in front of a train loaded with logs.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A male employee of the McCormick Twine Mill works with sisal fiber as it comes out of a finisher machine and piles into metal buckets. The machine is belt-...

Date: 1969 

Description: Two construction workers with hard hats at the World Trade Center.

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Chesem Farm

Date: 1932 

Description: A child looks on as two farmers, one of whom is possibly M.C. Mather, use a Farmall Regular(?) tractor to power a Ronning dump blower to fill a silo at Che...

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Dining Room

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of an early American dining room in Michie Tavern.

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New Deal Road Work

Date: 1936-07-21 ca.

Description: Workers toil in the sun on the roadside, as a part of the Works Progress Administration (WPA). As a program of the New Deal, it was provided to create jobs...

Date: 1962-05-07 ca.

Description: Rollo Jamison stands outside a horizontal log building. A set of deer antlers are mounted on the eave above Mr. Jamison. There is a farm implement behind h...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Panoramic view of men shoveling dirt from a large pile into a long line of horse-drawn wagons lined up along a road at a construction site.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a man standing next to a douglas fir which is fourteen feet in diameter. The man is dressed in work clothes and an axe rests on his hip. In the b...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Man pulls a wagon and hay loader with a Mogul 8-16 tractor. Another man stands atop the hay in the wagon.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Two boys construct fly traps in a Morton Grove School classroom.

Date: 1944 ca.

Description: Three-quarter view illustration from rear of the left side of a truck, with a gun mount on top of the cab. A shovel and pick are mounted on the side of the...

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First Costume Ball

Date: 1949-02-18 

Description: Members of Ethlyn Jefferds' dancing class, fifth and sixth grade students from Shorewood, Randall, and Lakewood schools, attending their first costume ball...

Date: 1933-08-04 

Description: Director Tom C. Gannon, (on the right) and Assistant Chef Ed Masury in apron, who is drawing a cup of coffee, stand at the stove in the transient home kitc...

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Meat Market

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A customer waits while butchers stand behind the counter of a butcher shop, surrounded by meat hanging from the ceiling.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Photo postcard of an outdoor group portrait of a telephone line crew. The six men are wearing hats and work clothes, and five of the men are wearing belts...

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