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This is the way washing clothes was done in "The Good Old Days"
This is the way washing clothes was done in "The Good Old Days"
TitleThis is the way washing clothes was done in "The Good Old Days"
Date of Original190-?
DescriptionTwo women with kerchiefs on their heads washing clothes. One woman is stirring a large pot over a fire, and the other woman is washing clothes with a wash board and wash tub. There is a stand of trees behind them. No identifying information, likely in North Dakota.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectWork life
Women
Subject (LCTGM)Wash tubs
Rural women
Washboards
Women
Laundry
Trees
Domestic life
LocationNorth Dakota
United States
Decade1900-1909
Item Number2028.195
Negative Numberc120mm-026 (copy neg.);
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Color images
Dimensions of Original21 x 26 cm.
NotesTitle taken from label with hand-colored print.
Photographer unknown.
Black and white version of image available.
Hand colored by Hultstrand Studio staff.
External ResourceImages featured on "Northern Great Plains, 1880-1920" part of American Memory, Library of Congress: http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/award97/ndfahtml/ngphome.html
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionFred Hultstrand History in Pictures Collection 2028
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/14271
Credit LineFred Hultstrand History In Pictures Collection, NDIRS-NDSU, Fargo (2028.195)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs006869
Original SourcePhotograph
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