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Home Canning

Date: 1943 

Description: A woman lifts jars of vegetables from a pot using a wire holder.

Date: 1998-02-06 

Description: "Our waitress at Smith Bros. is Debbie, who tells us she is a grandma with four grandchildren. Surprise! Perch dinners are 16.95. Cod goes for $8.95." ...

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:  date unknown

Description: A logo for Singer Sewing Machine Company. Over the backdrop of a globe and clouds is written "The Sign of Singer Service Throughout the World." In the cent...

Date: 1923 

Description: A woman uses a foot-pedal sewing machine while working with a piece of fraying fabric.

Date: 1914-02 

Description: A woman wearing a bonnet and apron kneels to milk a cow.

Date: 1915-02 ca.

Description: Young African American woman sweeping front steps of a residence. Original caption reads, "the 'sedge brush' broom is used a great deal for light sweeping...

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Banquet Gathering

Date:  

Description: A large group of men and women sit for a banquet in an unfinished building.

Date: 2002-05-10 

Description: "At Cinder's, our waitress, Sandy, joins us at our table. In the back is the owner, Cindy." From left to right; Sandy, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, Cindy, Shirle...

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Churning Butter

Date:  date unknown

Description: Woman using a dasher churn to make butter. She is seated on the stoop of a house and a young girl watches behind her.

Date: 2010-06-04 

Description: "Nicole was our waitress at Westridge Golf Club, when we helped Carly Hren Celebrate her high school graduation." Carly and Parker Hren first appeared in t...

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: Loretta Falci (Lorenzina Fiocco Falci), an Italian woman, preparing sarsa, tomato paste on boards on the porch of her home, 622 Milton Street. Milton Stre...

Date: 1948-10-28 

Description: University of Wisconsin home economics graduate student Louise Page, Payson, Utah, using a meat tenderness machine to test a sample of meat.

Date: 1991 

Description: Mary Robinson, President of Ireland, escorting Speaker of the House of Representative Thomas Foley, who was heading a house leadership trip to Ireland. To...

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Outdoor Meal

Date:  

Description: A group of men and women eat at a table underneath a tent awning.

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Women at Sewing Bee

Date:  

Description: Seven women gathered at a sewing bee.

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Canning Peaches

Date: 1926-07-23 

Description: A woman preparing peaches for canning. She appears to be shaking her finger at a young boy as he reaches for a peach. This scene occurred on the Harvester...

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Woman Hauling Water

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman carries two metal buckets full of water away from a well pump near the porch of a farm house.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Interior of the United States General Hospital No. 7, as designated by the surgeon-general in 1918. Intended for returning soldiers' physical reconstructio...

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Cranberry Cooking

Date: 1989-02 

Description: Outdoor gathering of men, women and children cooking cranberries in a large kettle, perhaps at a winter festival.

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