In the Kitchen: 1910. "Home economics in public schools. Kitchen in housekeeping flat, New York," circa 1910. National Photo Company Collection glass negative. (fiction) Lillie Mae Parkman (at table, left side) with her mother & sisters - early 1900's.
1910 Kitchen - Arts and Crafts Home When we say we want a "period" kitchen, we're really just kidding ourselves. The storage was great, there was plenty of light and fresh air, lots of counter space-- but it didn't look like Stickley furniture... Notice the hot water heater in the cabinet to the right. In the 1910 kitchen the stove did double or triple duty. Cooking, heating water, and heating the house. From Henry L. Wilson - Bungalow Book - 1910.
Late 1930's. German, Austrian and Czechoslovakian children of Jewish descent were permitted to leave their countries and families on the Kindertransport; a train bound for Britain. These children ranged in age from infant to 17 and were placed with families in Britain. Many never saw their parents again.
The Modern Kitchen: 1920
The Frank family: Otto, Anne, Edith and Margot.
Margarete's Kitchen: 1914. March 2, 1914. "Margarete Ober." The Metropolitan Opera mezzo-soprano with a nice rib roast. 8x10 glass negative, G.G. Bain Collection. Nice details of kitchen furnishings.