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47 Total Results, Showing Results from 1 to 47


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Image   AC-ER-05
Yearunknown
TextFood conservation demonstration, no date given. Appears to be in Syracuse Home Bureau thrift kitchen, but location not given.

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Image   AC-ER-11
Yearunknown
TextConservation exhibit of County Food Administration, co-operating with New York State Food Commission and Home Economics Department, Cornell University.

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Image   AC-ER-47
Yearunknown
TextWartime food conservation booth, Home Economics Department.

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Image   AC-ER-13
Circa1915 - 1918
TextDemonstration of drying foods in the Syracuse Thrift Kitchen. No date given, but probably around 1915-18 (wartime).

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Image   AC-ER-01
Year1917
TextFood conservation work headquarters in the home economics building (now Comstock Hall) in October 1917. Troy photo.

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Year1917
TextFood conservation work headquarters in the home economics building (now Comstock Hall) in October 1917. Troy photo.

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Year1917
TextFood conservation work headquarters in the home economics building (now Comstock Hall) in October 1917. Troy photo.

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Year1917
TextFood conservation work headquarters in the home economics building (now Comstock Hall) in October 1917. Troy photo.

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Image   AC-ER-06
Year1917
TextTwo views of exhibit in window of Rothschilds' Department Store in Ithaca in 1917 promoting the use of milk. Troy photos.

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Image   AC-ER-07
Year1917
TextTwo views of exhibit in window of Rothschilds' Department Store in Ithaca in 1917 promoting the use of milk. Troy photos.

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Image   AC-ER-10
Year1918
TextCanning kitchen in Syracuse, probably around 1918.

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Image   AC-ER-35
Circa1918 - 1921
TextAdditional views of food conservation canning kitchen shown in Items 8-9. At least some of these were taken as early as August 1918, but all were sent to the ''Country Gentleman'' magazine in April 1921. Captions are as follows: Item 35 - ''Doing business with the vegetable grower on a day in late fall when the program of work consisted of vegetable soup and canned pumpkin and squash.'' Item 36 - ''Removing vegetables from blanching in the live steam of the canners and giving them the cold plunge in the tub of cold water conveniently near.'' Item 37 - ''Checking up accounts at the end of the day. The community kitchen aims to be selfsupporting. The management is in the hands of a community committee which makes a flat rate charge to users of the kitchen to cover cost of management. The committee also purchases supplies wholesale for the benefit of the patrons.''

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Image   AC-ER-36
Circa1918 - 1921
TextAdditional views of food conservation canning kitchen shown in Items 8-9. At least some of these were taken as early as August 1918, but all were sent to the ''Country Gentleman'' magazine in April 1921. Captions are as follows: Item 35 - ''Doing business with the vegetable grower on a day in late fall when the program of work consisted of vegetable soup and canned pumpkin and squash.'' Item 36 - ''Removing vegetables from blanching in the live steam of the canners and giving them the cold plunge in the tub of cold water conveniently near.'' Item 37 - ''Checking up accounts at the end of the day. The community kitchen aims to be selfsupporting. The management is in the hands of a community committee which makes a flat rate charge to users of the kitchen to cover cost of management. The committee also purchases supplies wholesale for the benefit of the patrons.''

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Image   AC-ER-37
Circa1918 - 1921
TextAdditional views of food conservation canning kitchen shown in Items 8-9. At least some of these were taken as early as August 1918, but all were sent to the ''Country Gentleman'' magazine in April 1921. Captions are as follows: Item 35 - ''Doing business with the vegetable grower on a day in late fall when the program of work consisted of vegetable soup and canned pumpkin and squash.'' Item 36 - ''Removing vegetables from blanching in the live steam of the canners and giving them the cold plunge in the tub of cold water conveniently near.'' Item 37 - ''Checking up accounts at the end of the day. The community kitchen aims to be selfsupporting. The management is in the hands of a community committee which makes a flat rate charge to users of the kitchen to cover cost of management. The committee also purchases supplies wholesale for the benefit of the patrons.''

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Image   AC-ER-38
Circa1918 - 1921
TextAdditional views of food conservation canning kitchen shown in Items 8-9. At least some of these were taken as early as August 1918, but all were sent to the ''Country Gentleman'' magazine in April 1921. Captions are as follows: Item 35 - ''Doing business with the vegetable grower on a day in late fall when the program of work consisted of vegetable soup and canned pumpkin and squash.'' Item 36 - ''Removing vegetables from blanching in the live steam of the canners and giving them the cold plunge in the tub of cold water conveniently near.'' Item 37 - ''Checking up accounts at the end of the day. The community kitchen aims to be selfsupporting. The management is in the hands of a community committee which makes a flat rate charge to users of the kitchen to cover cost of management. The committee also purchases supplies wholesale for the benefit of the patrons.''

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Image   AC-ER-12
Year1919
TextExhibit identified only as being at the ''milk show, 1919,'' and presented by the New York State Department of Farms and Markets and the State College of Agriculture.

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Image   AC-ER-08
Year1920
TextTwo views of a community kitchen for food preservation and conservation which was located for several summers in the laundry room in the basement of the home economics building (now Comstock Hall).

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Image   AC-ER-09
Year1920
TextTwo views of a community kitchen for food preservation and conservation which was located for several summers in the laundry room in the basement of the home economics building (now Comstock Hall). Item 9 was used as the cover illustration for ''Cornell Reading Course for the Home,'' Lesson 136, ''Food Preservation,'' September 1920.

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Image   AC-ER-32
Circa1920 - 1929
TextTwo views of a milk bar at the ball grounds in Rochester during ''Milk Week.'' The time is just before a major league baseball game, and Babe Ruth is shown drinking milk himself and holding a small boy who is drinking some. No date given, but must be early 1920's.

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Image   AC-ER-33
Circa1920 - 1929
TextTwo views of a milk bar at the ball grounds in Rochester during ''Milk Week.'' The time is just before a major league baseball game, and Babe Ruth is shown drinking milk himself and holding a small boy who is drinking some. No date given, but must be early 1920's.

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Image   AC-ER-34
Circa1920 - 1929
TextRochester ''Milk Week'' in the same year as Items 32-33. Scene is Dorsey Home for orphans, and everyone is having milk from a traveling milk bar. It was noted that one little gir1 wanted ''Pa'' Dorsey to get a pink cow.

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Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-15
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-16
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-17
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-18
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-19
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-20
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-21
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-22
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. There is some question that this item relates directly to this series, but it was identified as such in the original information, and therefore is included. It actually appears to be a county agent calling on a family. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-23
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-24
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-25
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-26
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-27
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-28
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-29
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-30
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-31
Year1921
TextSeries of photographs showing the Westchester County Thrift Shop and the many activities conducted there. Date is 1921. Many of the photographs in this series are very finely composed, and reflect very graphically the spirit of the enterprise.

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Image   AC-ER-39
Year1941
TextDifferent views of a ''blackout room'' in a home in Mineola, Nassau County, in 1941. This room was designed by the College for civilian use during World War II. The Nassau County Home Bureau cooperated in preparing this example.

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Image   AC-ER-40
Year1941
TextDifferent views of a ''blackout room'' in a home in Mineola, Nassau County, in 1941. This room was designed by the College for civilian use during World War II. The Nassau County Home Bureau cooperated in preparing this example.

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Image   AC-ER-41
Year1941
TextDifferent views of a ''blackout room'' in a home in Mineola, Nassau County, in 1941. This room was designed by the College for civilian use during World War II. The Nassau County Home Bureau cooperated in preparing this example.

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Image   AC-ER-42
Year1941
TextDifferent views of a ''blackout room'' in a home in Mineola, Nassau County, in 1941. This room was designed by the College for civilian use during World War II. The Nassau County Home Bureau cooperated in preparing this example.

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Image   AC-ER-43
Year1941
TextDifferent views of a ''blackout room'' in a home in Mineola, Nassau County, in 1941. This room was designed by the College for civilian use during World War II. The Nassau County Home Bureau cooperated in preparing this example.

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Image   AC-ER-44
Year1941
TextDifferent views of a ''blackout room'' in a home in Mineola, Nassau County, in 1941. This room was designed by the College for civilian use during World War II. The Nassau County Home Bureau cooperated in preparing this example.

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Image   AC-ER-45
Year1941
TextDifferent views of a ''blackout room'' in a home in Mineola, Nassau County, in 1941. This room was designed by the College for civilian use during World War II. The Nassau County Home Bureau cooperated in preparing this example.

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Image   AC-ER-46
Year1941
TextDifferent views of a ''blackout room'' in a home in Mineola, Nassau County, in 1941. This room was designed by the College for civilian use during World War II. The Nassau County Home Bureau cooperated in preparing this example.

   

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