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Highlights : Entertainment : Outings

Subcategory Outings contains 23 item(s).

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front Woodland outing
c. 1890
Taken by an unidentified photographer about 1900 in an area around Deerfield, Massachusetts, this picture shows men and women in their "street" clothes posing in a woodland setting.
front Springfield bicycle club displaying their trophies
Three bicycling enthusiasts posed in their Springfield, Massachusetts, bicycle club uniforms with their high wheels for this photograph in 1884.
front Essex Touring Car
c. 1925
The Hudson Motor Car Company in Detroit, Michigan, hoped that naming their economy model car the "Essex" would provide "snob appeal."
front Camp Meeting Residence
The tent meeting religious revivals synonymous with the Second Great Awakening of the early 1800s had evolved by the early 20th century into organized summer camps featuring house-like amenities.
front "Taking Tea"
This posed photograph of two women at the tea table shows how "taking tea" in the 19th century was a social ritual that embodied gracious living and gentility.
front Sleighing in a One-Horse Cutter
c. 1900
In the 19th century, sleighs provided both transportation and recreation.
front Croquet on Roots' Lawn
c. 1895
Deerfield, Massachusetts, photographers, Mary and Frances Allen, took this picture of the Root family playing croquet on the lawn about 1895.
front Cars at Open House
pre 1926
In the mid-1920s Deerfield, Massachusetts, residents opened fifteen houses to the public, attracting more that 5000 visitors and raising $3700 to care for the new cemetery.
front 150 Anniversary, Bernardston, Mass.-Parade Float
The Bernardston residents of 1912 recalled with fascination and pride the dress, customs, and hardships of their ancestors and incorporated them into a horse-drawn float celebrating the 150th anniversary of the town's founding.
front Old State House and Midway, Eastern States Expo.
A photographer for the Springfield News captured this image of the Massachusetts Statehouse replica and the midway at the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield, Massachusetts, in 1923.


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