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Description: Woman in a rocking chair reading a book in front of a fireplace.
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: 1869 ca.
Description: Ladies sit on the front porch of a long two-story house. One is next to a baby carriage. On the porch's roof is a man painting the house. More people are i...
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: The Springer family sits in their yard around a table. A patterned shawl is on the back of a chair, and a girl has a scarf around her neck. A woman holds a...
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...
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...
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...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Dining room decorated with streamers for a wedding reception. The table is set formally with candles and there is a wedding cake as a centerpiece.
Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman in "native" Japanese costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," set created as...
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: 1897 after
Description: The parlor in the home of Dr. Edward Bass showing a parlor organ near a window, and other furnishings.
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...
Description: Henry and Maria Getto in buggy, Oulu Township.
Description: Interior of a bedroom with a dresser, bed, and collage of photographs.
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: date unknown
Description: In a photograph taken for the Farm Security Administration, a man hangs socks to dry on a clothesline on land where trees have been cut down, or cutover.
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: Chromolithograph card of a young woman from Manila in the Philippine Islands in "native" costume, posing near a Singer sewing machine.
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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