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Description: August, Mary, Tina, Saraphina, Jennie and Edgar Krueger husking corn.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Hand-painted holiday card of three African American children eating watermelon. One girl sits on the ground, a boy has a watermelon in his lap, and the sec...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Ada Bass sits in a chair with her hair down, looking at a note, or possibly a photograph. An unidentified woman observes from the next room; decorative cor...

Date: 1940-11-28 

Description: Man uses a Farmall A tractor with loader to load manure in 10 degree weather outside a silo and farm building. Two horses are pulling the manure spreader.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a woman standing near a tree in the yard with a large spinning wheel.

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St. Valentine's Pie

Date: 1954-01-29 

Description: A recipe from Mrs. Anna Trinrud of Madison, St. Valentine's pie made with lemon meringue with bits of orange peel, sits on a table. The pie is decorated wi...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Tille Faulkman standing in a barn with a spinning wheel and two yarn winders. She is dressed in traditional Pomeranian attire. A handmade basket filled wit...

Date: 1930 

Description: Man cooking over a camp fireplace in a wooded area.

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Description: Three women set a long picnic table while two men and a young boy stand nearby.

Date: 1944-06-02 

Description: Fourth of July refreshment tent in Westmorland neighborhood with Mrs. Vincent Domini, William T. Hammill, Mrs. Hammill, and Mrs. Elmer Nielson.

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Description: Interior of a dining room at Windsor Hotel, built in the 1880's. The large room filled with chairs and tables features a ceiling adorned with flags.

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School Exhibit

Date: 1925 

Description: An autumn exhibit and fair has been set up in the Centerville School. A post supports streamers which extend to the walls, and examples of needlework and c...

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Doing Dishes

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman washing dishes outdoors in a washtub.

Date: 1892 

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

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A view from the library into the living room of the Richard Lloyd Jones residence, 1010 Walker Court (now 1010 Rutledge Court). He was editor and publishe...

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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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Cochrane House dining room. The room features a fireplace with mantle, rugs, tables and chairs, houseplants, oil lamp, candlesticks and other house...

Date: 1899-09 

Description: Outdoor family portrait of Mary Turvill McConnell, Elizabeth Turvill Wood, and Jessie Turvill Thwaites. They are sitting on a porch in front of windows wit...

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Table Etiquette

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two girls sit at a table outdoors while a boy offers them sandwiches from a plate during an etiquette lesson.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Southern gentlemen and one little girl assembled for an outdoor feast at a long table.

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