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Children at Play in Chicago Alley

Date: July 1923
Description: Children at play in a dirt alley on Chicago's west side.
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Cement Highway

Date: July 1923
Description: State Highway 19 in Jefferson County taken by the Portland Cement Company, probably to represent the modern concrete highway.
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Feeding Hogs

Date: July 1923
Description: A farmer is standing on a wagon shoveling ear corn to hogs in a nearby pen.
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Farmhouse Arbor

Date: July 1923
Description: Flowers and other plants growing on and around an arbor outside the Zearing farmhouse.
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Coat Rack

Date: July 1923
Description: Coats, hats, and bags hanging from a coat rack inside a farmhouse entryway at the home of Adolph Betz. Two pairs of shoes are lined against the wall at the...
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Baker's Dozen Bread Club

Date: July 1923
Description: Miss Marilla Zearling demonstrating a bread-making technique to members of the Baker's Dozen Bread Club.
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Woman with Firewood

Date: July 1923
Description: A woman moving a box of firewood inside a farmhouse. A teakettle is standing on a stove to the left.
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Woman Cooking

Date: July 1923
Description: Mrs. John Esche using a woodburning stove marked "Home Comfort" while preparing food. A crate holding firewood is to the right of the stove.
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Newspaper on Floor

Date: July 1923
Description: Pages from a newspaper are scattered on a rug at the base of a rocking chair in a farmhouse living room. A radiator and bookcase are behind the chair.
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Cleaning Supply Closet

Date: July 1923
Description: A broom, dustpan, and a duster hanging in a cleaning supply closet at the top of a staircase in the house of Adolph Betz.
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Unkempt Backyard

Date: July 1923
Description: Rags, discarded shoes, empty bottles and food cans littering the space surrounding a rear entrance to a farmhouse.
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Built-In Desk

Date: July 1923
Description: A chair is standing on a rug beside a built-in desk in the home of Adolph Betz. A telephone is sitting on an end table beside the desk.
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Woman at Farmhouse Well

Date: July 1923
Description: A woman wearing a dress and wide-brimmed hat is emptying water from one pail into another beside a hand-cranked well. The photograph was taken on the John...
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Kitchen Storage Closet

Date: July 1923
Description: View into a storage closet in the kitchen of Marilla Zearing. A vacuum cleaner, broom ("bissel"), kerosene lantern, and other supplies are stored inside, a...
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Gravelly Island

Date: July 1923
Description: A grassy hummock stands out on the beach at Gravelly Island.
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Gravelly Island

Date: July 1923
Description: Members of the photographer's family shield their heads with their clothing while walking among grassy hummocks on Gravelly Island. There are many seagulls...
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Helen Hotz Schmid

Date: July 1923
Description: Helen Hotz Schmid holds a wet dachsund while riding in a motorboat with other family members. Her brother, Ferdinand L. (Fedy) Hotz mans the Evinrude moto...
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View of Mackinac Island

Date: July 1923
Description: View of Mackinac Island from a wooden pier. There are large houses, some with turrets, facing the water.
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Mackinac Island

Date: July 1923
Description: View of Mackinac Island from a boat offshore. There are two large wooden piers with warehouses, and a beach on the right. Commercial buildings line the wat...
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Fish Creek Dock

Date: July 1923
Description: A large group stands on the pier at Fish Creek as a boat leaves. A barn-like warehouse stands on the pier; houses, boathouses, and outbuildings are visible...

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