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Date: 1930 before
Description: Interior view of the laundry room at the Winnebago County Asylum. Pictured are the staff, including a young boy. Some of the women are ironing articles of...
Description: Group portrait of Madison Theater Guild members working on costumes for their production of "Alice in Wonderland". Left to right: Carrie Rasmussen, 916 Con...
Description: Marie Ellis knitting ski sweaters at the East Side Women's Hobby Show.
Description: Frank family banquet at the home of Morris L. Frank, located at 611 Chapman Street. The family were Greenbush residents.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A group of girls wearing full-length aprons use manual hand-mixers to beat the contents of bowls in a domestic economy (home economics) class. The tables a...
Date: date unknown
Description: Young girls at work in the Rochester Short Course sewing laboratory, with Nellie Kedzie Jones supervising their work. Many girls are doing handwork and so...
Description: An employee of the Chase Bag company, who was also a member of the Amagalamted Meatcutters and Butcherworkers of North America, stitches at a sewing machin...
Date: 1958 before
Description: Lunch counter during harvest season at a Wisconsin cranberry marsh. Cranberry pickers enjoy a break and lunch during the busy harvest season.
Description: View across field of a Dutch farmhouse. A dog sits in the foreground, chickens run near a building and a woman stands under a roof near a doorway.
Description: Jehovah's Witnesses assembly camper doing laundry.
Description: A large group of people sit outdoors at a long table underneath an awning. Probably at the Matt Olson Farm Campground, presently the site of Perry Creek Pa...
Description: Alice Vinje poses with her collection of cookbooks at her 2800 Mason Street home.
Description: A large picnicking group sits at a long table among a grove of trees.
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Female students in a home economics cooking class at the School of Agriculture in "Olds Alta.", Canada.
Date: 1918 before
Description: A family poses for a portrait outdoors in front of their house. The eight individuals gather around a table on their front lawn for the photograph. Caption...
Description: At the tea table are officers of the Who's New Club who are celebrating the 14th anniversary of the organization. Left to right: Mrs. Fred (Beulah) Reeth,...
Description: Six women, some wearing aprons, prepare cakes while standing around a high table. Cakes and a stand mixer are visible on the table top. They are at Lakevi...
Description: When Mr. and Mrs. John (Rosie) Capaci of 1025 South Park Street observed their 42nd wedding anniversary, they were presented with a gift from their daughte...
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: A woman stands with a parasol in front of a crude picket fence in front of a Greek Revival Frame House. There is a baby buggy on the porch.
Description: Mrs. Granere uses a washing machine powered by a 1.5 horsepower McCormick-Deering engine at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm (Harvester...
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