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Description: Close-up of a desk in an International "Jungle Yacht". The desk is furnished with clocks, speedometers, a map, and a telephone. Above the desk is a bookshe...
Description: Clothing lies on a bed, hangs from drawers, and sits on top of a dresser in an unorganized bedroom.
Description: A woman is stirring a pot on what looks like a new stove. It is a gleaming Acme, from Newark Stove Works. There is a warming closet in the top half. The ca...
Date: date unknown
Description: Six women sewing by hand and with a sewing machine. A dog is in the room and the calendar on the wall shows December 1901.
Description: University of Wisconsin graduate students from China, bride Shu-Teh Cheng, Nanking, China, and bridegroom Shu-Chin Yang, Faku, China, cutting their wedding...
Description: Farmer in a field with a horse-drawn McCormick-Deering hay tedder.
Description: Clothes hanging and drying on clotheslines in front of migrant workers' barracks. Libby McNeil and Libby Company was a major employer of migrant farm worke...
Description: A hobby show with quilts hanging from the wall. Rugs are draped over radiators. There are also bedside tables, lamps, a bookshelf, and a rocking chair. A s...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Mrs. John Bowers removing a plate of food from the dumbwaiter in her Benton County farmhouse.
Description: August, Mary, Tina, Saraphina, Jennie and Edgar Krueger husking corn.
Description: Sears Roebuck catalog page of heating radiator, kettles, and pans.
Description: Laura Rivera celebrates Appreciation Day with an ear of corn.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Three men cutting points on logs for fence posts.
Description: Two women work in a garden. One of the women is picking vegetables, while the other woman hangs laundry.
Description: Foldout menu from Fireside Pancake House, with a woman in a cap, long dress, and apron, stirring batter in a bowl, standing by a hearth with a pot suspende...
Description: Church basement decorated for Sherwin and Emma Gillett's 50th Wedding Anniversary.
Description: Bea and Carson Gulley's Christmas card promoting their catering service. Text on the card reads: "A Blessed Christmas."
Description: Indigenous Panamanian women and children eating dinner along the Chucunaque River. A woman in a jumpsuit holding a hat watches Panamanian children eating....
Description: Doctor Lawrence V. Littig cooks a steak on a grill while his wife Sally and seven-year-old son Norman look on.
Description: Elevated view of farm land with cumulus clouds overhead.
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