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Date: 1945-10-09 

Description: Display of animal cut-out cookies on a tray with a candle and pine boughs.

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Corn Harvest

Date: 1983-10 

Description: "Kenneth Boeck harvested a field of corn on the south village limits of Theresa."

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Bedroom

Date: 1999 ca.

Description: View of the lace curtain and bedroom decor in the Quinney house on Rolfe Road.

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Candy Making

Date: 1934-10-13 

Description: John Karch stirs a hot pot of candy syrup on a stove while trays of finished candy cool on the table.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Men use a stationary engine to power a silo filler. Two men are loading the silo filler while another stands in a horse-drawn wagon. Another man stands at...

Date: 1925-05 

Description: A woman uses a metal pail to feed a mixed flock of chickens in front of several wooden farm buildings and what appears to be a garden plot.

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Family at Home

Date: 1955 

Description: A mother poses with her seven children in the living room of their home.

Date: 1959-09-22 

Description: Interviewed outside a meat packing plant near Des Moines, Russian Premier Nikita Khrushchev pronounced his first American hot dog to be "wonderful, but not...

Date: 1934-06-07 

Description: Four boys in chef's hats and aprons prepare food at a counter and stove in the East High School boys' cooking class. Left to right: Arthur Hanson, Kenneth...

Date: 1949 

Description: A woman stands on the left in a dress, apron, and heels holding packaged food. On the right is a man standing on the other side of an open International Ha...

Date: 1942-04-11 

Description: Five illegal gambling machines in Gardner's Cocktail Lounge at La Grange, on U.S. Highway 12. There are two 50¢ slot machines, one 25¢ slot machine, one 10...

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Woman Knitting

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: An elderly woman in an old-fashioned dress sits and knits by a table in front of a painted backdrop.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Girls serve trays loaded with mugs of soup to students seated at desks in a classroom. A chalkboard, portraits of presidents, and an American flag are in t...

Date: 1946-08-10 

Description: Mrs. Brithe Lothe, age 75, and Mrs. Hannah Haug, singers of Norwegian folk songs. Behind them appear to be two quilts hanging near the exterior of a house.

Date: 1956 

Description: Group of Ladies' Sewing Club women posing under a tapestry at Neighborhood House.

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Magda Moses Herzberger (front row, far right) and her kindergarten class dressed in Romanian folk dress in Cluj, Romania. They are wearing caps or scarves...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Ten men sit and stand around tables set with dishes and food in the dining room of the Vinette logging camp.

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Last Day of School

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Pupils at Strawberry School pose behind a table laden with food brought for the "last day of school" picnic. The children wear "good" clothes; two boys wit...

Date: 1949-07-27 

Description: The living room of the Winfield Martin house, 2906 Lakeland Avenue (earlier address, 611 Elmside Boulevard), with built-in bookcases, cupboards ande a free...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Group of young women, probably students, assembling wooden nail boxes and benches in a classroom.

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