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Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Washington bedroom at the Van Cortlandt house featuring a canopied bed, a Dutch-style carved cradle, other carved furniture, and hangi...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Two young children are feeding a flock of chickens in an open field. Trees are in the background.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: A farmer with a team of two horses works with an elevator or silo filler near farm buildings and a silo. A Titan stationary engine is powering the elevator...

Photograph

Kitchen Crew

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Description: Four men wearing white aprons attend to kitchen duties outdoors at a campsite. There is a tent in the background.

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Description: Woman standing at sewing exhibit that includes dresses, children's clothes, aprons, and hats. Mathilda Monteith was the instructor of the sewing class.

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Description: Interior view of campers and counselors eating on Dining Porch. Original caption notes: "Our dining Porch runs the whole length of the Main Lodge, and enjo...

Date: 1955-09-26 

Description: Bonnie Kienitz and Freda K. Winterble in front of the Petheridge/Isom/Keystone house, built in 1853. The residence, located at 901 University Bay Drive, i...

Photograph

Picnic in the Woods

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Three women and a small boy enjoy a picnic in a clearing near Cana Island. A dog poses in the foreground.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Fifteen adults are seated around table being served coffee in the yard. One woman sits at the spinning wheel and another at a sewing machine. The Greek Rev...

Photograph

Picnic by the Water

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Description: Cars are parked on the right near the water. Two people sit at a picnic table near the shoreline, and a third person is holding a pot over a campfire.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Three women standing in a row. Two of the women are carrying food in baskets and pottery on their head. They are unclothed above the waist and wearing clot...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of a man in "native" Algerian costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," set created as a...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of a man in "native" Hungarian costume, posing with a Singer sewing machine and a large, decorative costume. Part of a "Costumes of A...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Long tables and chairs in a dining hall, probably at the McCormick Works. The tables are covered in table cloths and several cooks stand in the background....

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Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying six photographs. The one on the upper left shows three campers sitting in a rowboat along the shoreline sketchin...

Date: 1900-11-19 before

Description: Front cover of the program for a Six O'Clock Club dinner, with a man in a pastoral setting wearing a chef's hat and an apron, reading a Thanksgiving procla...

Date: 1995-09 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin, a strong supporter of seniors, helps to deliver meals on wheels to a home-bound resident of his district.

Photograph

Woman Frying Bacon

Date: 1939 

Description: Mrs. Baltes frying bacon for the children at Kiddie Camp.

Date: 1941 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with women from the Good Times Club holding up an afghan they made for the Red Cross. A group of women,...

Date: 1946-08-14 

Description: A man and woman pose with their dog outside their house trailer set in a secluded yard, surrounded by trees and bushes. Photograph taken for Western Elect...

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