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Date: 1963-10-13 

Description: A housewife shows off her newly-installed laundry room.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the lean-to kitchen in Hyland House, which was built in 1660. Room features a fireplace with two smokers, a table with several mortar and pestles,...

Date: 1917 

Description: Young man outside a barn pitching piles of manure. Original caption reads, "Union Pacific Silo Special Trip. Manure, J.A. Butler."

Photograph

Corn Harvest

Date: 1983-10 

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

Photograph

Log Cabin

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of leaning log cabin with surrounding trees and a man and woman sitting on the front step. Published by the Albertype Company, Brooklyn New York.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Ada Bass sitting in a rocking chair reading, while her daughter Everetta is sweeping the front porch of the family home.

Photograph

Nightclub

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a nightclub. The room features tables and chairs and is decorated with elaborate drapery and lighting.

Date: 1919 

Description: Lunch pails, newspaper-wrapped packages, and hats are stacked on a bench inside Sedan Prairie School. The paper hanging on the wall above the bench reads,...

Date: 1923-04 

Description: A bundled-up woman hand pumps water from a well into a pail. The ground is covered with ice and snow. Two cars and a farmhouse appear in the background.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: D.F. Brown house during the spring or summer, with two elm trees, three children and a woman. A picket fence runs along the sidewalk in the front of the h...

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: Family seated in yard around set table drinking coffee. Behind them is an upright and wing stone house with a frame addition and latticework and board fenc...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Margery Bish as a little girl wears a striped dress while hanging clothes on a clothesline. There is a doll behind her on the right.

Photograph

Crochet Club

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Group of fifteen women gathered around three tables behind a home, probably the DMC Club, an exclusive social and sewing society named for an imported bran...

Date: 1979 

Description: Barbara the waitress serves breakfast to Steve Kimbrough at an unidentified Rennebohm Drug Store restaurant while Albert Friedman drinks coffee and waits f...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: The dining room for the headquarters detachment of the 310th U.S. Army Engineer Corps while it was deployed to Archangel (Arkhangelsk), Russia. A portrait...

Date: 1919-08 

Description: Three women tie rope. One sits on a wooden plank suspended on both ends by rope held by two men standing on workbenches. The men and women are likely rural...

Date: 1946-05-18 

Description: Interior view of the Epicure Shop in Baron Brothers department store, 14 West Mifflin Street, showing display counters and shelves. The Epicure Shop sold h...

Photograph

Embroidery Class

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Girls sit around a long table while embroidering white cloth stretched through embroidery hoops. A woman, probably an instructor, stands at left. A number...

Date: 1881 

Description: Watercolor painting of farm and farmhouse, residence of Mr. Daniel Lewis.

Photograph

Breakfast Nook

Date: 1931 

Description: Two benches, and a table covered with a cloth and set with a vase of flowers and a creamer dish, stand beneath curtained windows in a farmhouse breakfast n...

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