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Description: Anne De Witt, 5502 Tolman Terrace, is helped by her daughter Maureen De Witt, 4, decorate Christmas bread while daughter Beth De Witt, 1, looks on.
Description: A woman wearing an apron prepares a hazelnut torte from a prized recipe.
Description: An unknown man is standing and feeding chickens in a farm yard. A barn is in the background on the left.
Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with women painting vases for United Service Organizations (USO) use. Groups at the settlement house wor...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: The J. Robert family posed around baby Fred in a high chair with his first birthday cake. Family members are identified from left as Ellen Taylor Higgins,...
Description: Mother and daughter washing dishes together.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A group of women and children gather around a table outdoors. They appear to be serving food out of bowls and containers placed on a table.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Men stand inside a barn and use an International Motor Baling Press, or hay press to bale hay.
Description: Image from an album kept by Neighborhood House, with girls sitting at a table sewing, Mary Lee Griggs standing and helping, and another woman standing by t...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Four boys smiling with pie filling on their faces standing around a table with four empty pie tins. Behind them is a large crowd of children.
Date: date unknown
Description: Hallway in George Washington's headquarters showing a staircase, a window with a built in seat, several doors and sun streaming in from a balcony.
Description: Ho-Chunk woman tanning buckskin. Typical dwellings (chipotekes) in the background.
Date: 1977 ca.
Description: Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and Vice President Hosni Mubarak seated at the far right with a delegation of congressional leaders. Congressman David R. Ob...
Description: "Our waitress at the Break-A-Way was Lu Ann. Although the fish were very good, we waited over an hour for our food, probably the slowest service we have ex...
Description: A man is carrying a chair into a house from an International Harvester model 1700 truck owned by A. Arnold and Son Transfer & Storage Co. of Louisville, Ke...
Description: Families sit amid piles of corn and remove the husks in the Meskovesd district near Budapest, Hungary.
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Page from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with a group of women cutting patterns, sewing by hand and machine, pressing a garment, and checking the...
Description: Chromolithograph card of two women and one man from Wales in "native" Welsh costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nat...
Date: 1860 after
Description: A crop of hemp on the left feeds through a spinning wheel with the words "HEMP FOR TRAITORS NORTH OR SOUTH" on it and then to a gallows with a noose. Uncle...
Description: Two women, two men, and two girls posed standing in front of a wooden house (probably the backyard), near a clothesline with drying wash. Two boys are stan...
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