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Description: Kitchen workers at the Hotel Astor. Men standing around long wooden tables and an open window at the far end of the room where waiters would pass along foo...
Description: Mr. and Mrs. Simon Overby at home in their parlor with books, family portraits, and an organ with sheet music. Mr. Overby sits in a chair with a cane and a...
Description: The Kern family, Edna, Nancy, Ernest, and Maribeth, at the supper table.
Description: "At the Jail House Restaurant our waitress, Amy, informs us that she is a dental hygienist." Pictured (clockwise, starting on the left): Shirley Widmer, Ru...
Description: View of man and two boys standing in front of an adobe building. In the background, two girls are playing in the building's entrance while a dog walks by t...
Date: 1946-11 after
Description: Recently-elected Senator Joseph R. McCarthy tasting a favorite recipe for pheasant during vacation.
Date: 1911-09-13 before
Description: Middle front outer panel and tri-fold menu from The Gargoyle, with a gargoyle sitting atop the framed illustration of the entryway of the restaurant and a...
Description: Man searching through cans of food piled in a wooden basket on a shelf in the distributing room of a community canning kitchen.
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: 1878 ca.
Description: The Reverend Peter Andreas Rasmussen (1829-1898) on the right, his wife Ragnhild Holland Rasmussen on the left and some visiting gentlemen, no doubt Luther...
Description: "In a bit of horseplay our waitress, Tara, sat on John's lap with Sharonna seated on the right."
Description: "Teresa was our waitress at Jo Jo's in Jackson."
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Two men cook at griddles while another leans on an open door to one of many tents at a Civil War army camp.
Description: Three people working in the kitchen at Taliesin West, the winter residence of Frank Lloyd Wright.
Description: Farmers work cooperatively with their horse teams on silo-filling activities early in autumn. Rows of green forage are created in the fields and carried to...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Men stand around or sit on the steps of a stone building to listen as A.E. Chamberlain delivers a lesson on the benefits of vegetable production. Chamberla...
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Man pitches silage into ensilage cutter and blower near a barn and silo. Two other men work behind the cutter and blower.
Description: "Lynn was our waitress at Lake Church Inn. John & Buddy surprised Jim & Shirley with plaques stating: 'Fish Fry Photographer of the Years' & 'Fish Fry Driv...
Description: Chromolithograph card of a couple from Ceylon [now Sri Lanka] in "native" Ceylonese costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of...
Description: Infantry men receiving food in outpost, Front Line on Piave Front, Italy.
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