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George Eastman House A few weeks ago I posted pictures of women doing handwork about I've found a few more and I also .

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Who else thinks Easter bonnets need to make a comeback in a BIG way? Here are 10 amazing and strange vintage Easter bonnets … that people really wore.

An old woman churning butter. Photograph by George W. Ackerman. Stephens County, Oklahoma, USA, July 1935.

Churning butter This is the "modern" butter churn that Mammy got, when things "were lookin' up." a lot easier than the old wooden paddle churn, and it was fun to watch the butter form through the glass.

All In The Family 1850 1/6 plate daguerreotype of a family from the early 1850's.

All In The Family 1850 plate daguerreotype of a family from the early more gorgeous black lace mitts

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Grand Duchess Anastasia Romanov, the youngest daughter of Tsar Nicholas II (the last sovereign of imperial Russia), knitting in her mother’s boudoir

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civil war era photo with quilt from barbara brackman's civil war quilts (reproduction quilts & fabric)