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1955 Kitchen with Electric Washing Machine

now, that looks like a real kitchen! ~ We had a vintage looking kitchen & home. Stove, washing machine were very old. Washing machine had a wringer on top. In the ~ This reminds me of my childhood kitchen.

When Family All Ate Together

Family Style: 1943 March Rochester, New York. "The Babcocks at the dinner table." Continuing the saga of war worker Howard Babcock and his family. Large-format negative by Ralph Amdursky for the Office of War Information.

May 1938. Irwinville Farms, Georgia. "Mrs. Coleman doing a washing."

May Irwinville Farms, Georgia. Coleman doing a washing. Slow but steady progress in the science of mechanized laundry. Medium-format nitrate negative by John Vachon for the Resettlement Administration

Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was a 17 years (in 1942) while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a pic of her on the job. That image used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster, released during World War II.

People- Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was 17 years (in while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a pic of her on the job. That image used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster, released during World War.

Marie Curie - Winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics and in Chemistry [1903 and 1911 respectively],

Marie Curie was a woman before her time. Born in in Poland, she was a genius in physics and in chemistry; she is the first woman ever to receive a Nobel Prize and the only woman in history to receive two Nobel Prizes. // 10 most famous women in history

ADVICE TO A 1912 BRIDE  Years ago a Kentucky grandmother gave a bride the following recipe for washing clothes (misspelled words and all):1 Start a fire in back yard to heet kettle of rainwater. 2 Set tubs so smoke won’t blow in eyes if wind is pert.3 Shave one hole cake lie soap in boilin water. 4 Sort things, make three piles. 1 pile white, 1 pile cullord, 1 pile work britches and rags. cont...

washday used to mean washing with boiling water now we wash in cold water no wonder our clothes look dingy

You are viewing an important image of Young woman tuning a radio. It was taken in between 1920 and 1932 Young woman tuning a radio

Picture Radio c. 1922 The radio was one of the many inventions made during the During 39 radio stations began across Canada. Many families spent time together listening to the radio and it was a common form of entertainment at the time.

Medal of Honor and Croix de Guerre recipient Alvin York photographed with his mother back home in Tennessee, 1919    York received both awards during the 1918 Meuse-Argonne Offensive (or the Battle of Argonne Forest) when he charged a German machine-gun nest own his own, killing 25 Germans and capturing 132 others in two separate forays. A biographical film was produced in 1941, Sergeant York, starring Gary Cooper as York.

“ Medal of Honor and Croix de Guerre recipient Alvin York photographed with his mother back home in Tennessee, 1919 ” York received both awards during the 1918 Meuse-Argonne Offensive (or the Battle of Argonne Forest) when he charged a German.

My husband's great grandfather had one of these horse drawn merry go rounds that would go from neighborhood to neighborhood in Boston's West End.

Children's Delight- portable merry-go-round - Brooklyn, NY Circa 1910

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