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The Joy of Canning: 1917
... I forgot to ask my mother Why did they call it canning and not jarring? Can it core a apple? This immediately reminded ... More like surgery than canning Takes all the fun out of it. I can vegetables and fruit every ... and the cats are sleeping in the sun. Speaking of canning What a hot tomato! Plumbing There is some odd plumbing here. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/28/2012 - 3:54pm -

The Joy of Canning: 1917

All Tucked In: 1941
... her bugs in a rug. A very precarious perch for those canning jars. I just wonder how long they survived those five kids. One ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/12/2021 - 11:50am -

All Tucked In: 1941

War Garden Girls: 1918
... Circa 1918. "National War Garden Commission. Vigo County Canning Clubs." Indiana "farmerettes" at a War Garden exhibit in Washington. ... the makers of the Ball Mason jar, the world standard for canning products. Yes I can The canning clubs were organized by ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/28/2012 - 12:08pm -

War Garden Girls: 1918

Hill of Beans: 1940
... Mary's County, Maryland. "Mrs. Eugene Smith, FSA borrower, canning string beans." Photo by John Vachon for the Farm Security ... is tired, but -- Mrs. Smith does appear to have a new canning pot, so there's that. The smell I haven't messed with string ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/02/2021 - 12:52pm -

Hill of Beans: 1940

Farm-to-Table: 1957
September 9, 1957. "Mrs. Willis Cooper baking and canning in the kitchen of her farmhouse near Radcliffe, Iowa." Color ... that metal hardware. I agree with Jim Page. Canning and baking aren't the same thing. Obviously. Who would do that? What ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 11/30/2019 - 7:29pm -

Farm-to-Table: 1957

Bootleg Bounty: 1929
... I HATE seeing the films from 1920,of perfectly good canning jars being smashed because they had moonshine in them! Such a waste! ... it's him. For those who don't know about home canning "Rubbers" are part of the seal under the lid on the glass jar used ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/18/2014 - 12:10am -

Bootleg Bounty: 1929

Home Ec: 1921
... left in the back, is adding to her partner's prep? Canning Jars I can't quite get enough detail on my monitor to see if those ... using, instead of clumsy, awkward stoves. The first canning jars had a separate sealing ring but a one-piece cap. The next advance ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/28/2012 - 10:16pm -

Home Ec: 1921

Happy Thought: 1940
... lad has both shoes on. - Dave] Threshing, heat, and canning That big stove is probably for a bunch of reasons, starting with the ... come in handy for not only threshing season, but also canning, preserving, boiling down maple syrup, baking bread & pies, and ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 12/19/2018 - 12:41pm -

Happy Thought: 1940

The Recipe: 1923
... Company Collection glass negative. View full size. Canning Jars I'm surprised to see them using bail closure jars in 1923 when ... lies? Botox versus Botulism When I was young, home canning, improperly done, often caused fatalities due to botulism. Today ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/23/2012 - 3:35pm -

The Recipe: 1923

The Modern Kitchen: 1920
... you," and these women have put them in drinking glasses or canning jars on the kitchen table. Hot and Cold My 1928 bathroom sink ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/23/2012 - 3:39pm -

The Modern Kitchen: 1920

Noel, Iola: 1944
... of her condition. She was refinishing furniture and canning fruit in addition to writing songs. "Theron proposed not very long ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 12/23/2020 - 9:15am -

Noel, Iola: 1944

Prepped: 1941
... and people planting gardens and doing things at home, canning jars and lids are increasingly hard to find in some areas. Particularly, the canning lids, which canners will tell you are practically worth their weight in ... Eulalie McKechnie Shinn. I like the "wreath" of canning bands – I think I may adopt that storage solution myself. Yes we ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/30/2020 - 10:52am -

Prepped: 1941

Lil Shuckers: 1906
... Vol. 3, 1904. Oysters and Fish Gulf Coast Canning Industry — Oysters, Shrimp, Figs — A Fisherman's Paradise. ... coast between Mobile and New Orleans are many great oyster canning factories where from September until May the business of pulling up the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/15/2012 - 3:53pm -

Lil Shuckers: 1906

Kroger Depot: 1941
... not be icing cars at their destination. I assume this is a canning plant that gets fruits and vegetables from the West. Early ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/03/2020 - 3:33pm -

Kroger Depot: 1941

Well-Preserved: 1940
... people don't know that there is a nationwide shortage of canning supplies here in 2020. Due to the unprecedented and bizarre state of ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/12/2020 - 12:11pm -

Well-Preserved: 1940

Bananas to Baltimore: 1905
... Druid Hill Park Velvet Green Lawn Grass Seed Canning Age, Vol 1. 1920. Glory Tomato, yielding better than 20 tons per ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/08/2014 - 1:03pm -

Bananas to Baltimore: 1905

Farm-to-Table: 1939
... FSA. View full size. Ballanced? I remember the canning my mom and my granmas did. Yes, that was one of the few ways to ... Small Batch I'm thinking there is no actual canning going on here. I'd be surprised to learn that processing just one jar ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 01/26/2018 - 10:46am -

Farm-to-Table: 1939

Oyster Express: 1913
... February 1913. Bluffton, South Carolina. "Varn & Platt Canning Co. 10-year-old Jimmie. Been shucking 3 years. 6 pots a day, and a ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/16/2020 - 8:37pm -

Oyster Express: 1913

Pressure Cookers: 1941
... Pay attention! The borrower seems to know something of canning with all that's alongside the cooking vessel. But, I hope she paid ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/28/2020 - 4:42pm -

Pressure Cookers: 1941

The Honeymooners: 1952
... be fresh corn that was cut off the cob and frozen last canning season, as my mother's mother in East Texas used to do (I got to help ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/16/2016 - 11:35am -

The Honeymooners: 1952

Porch of Plenty: 1957
... took staged photos to the same insane levels they took canning and preserving. It didn't suffice that every surface in the kitchen was ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 12/02/2019 - 1:52am -

Porch of Plenty: 1957

Pantry Pride: 1941
... Georgia." Photo by Jack Delano. View full size. Canning vs dry Some folks might say that canning the beans helps retain more of the freshness, flavor and nutrients. And ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/22/2019 - 8:19pm -

Pantry Pride: 1941

Movie Mecca: 1937
... grocery on the left-hand side? [Ball mason jars, for canning fruit and vegetables. - Dave] (The Gallery, Ben Shahn, Cars, ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/09/2011 - 11:24am -

Movie Mecca: 1937

Spoiled Nan: 1911
... de Gallant, 4 Clark Street, 9 year old cartoner, Seacoast Canning Co., Factory #2. Packs some with her mother. Mother and two sisters ... today. Nan is not a brat. She has lost a limb in the canning plant, and thus is spoiled from being fit for productive labor. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/07/2011 - 10:28pm -

Spoiled Nan: 1911

Bean-Stringers: 1909
... the pointed tips of the string beans prior to cooking and canning. I live in Baltimore. The J.S. Farrand Co. was located in the Fells ... hungry ... My grandma made me do it In the home canning season in the 40's, I did a bushel or so. Not hard work but boring and ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/14/2011 - 9:09pm -

Bean-Stringers: 1909

Choking the Chicken: 1943
... shop directly across the street in an old Libby's pickle canning plant. Sales took off when they began offering a trailer that was ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/05/2015 - 6:43pm -

Choking the Chicken: 1943

Eight Is Enough: 1924
... truth is gray" It was so much fun colorizing the Canning Club photo that i thought i'd have a go on these ladies amazing ... have done a fabulous job colorizing this picture and the Canning Club photo. What software do you use? I have been very interested in ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/04/2012 - 4:55pm -

Eight Is Enough: 1924

Country Kitchen: 1936
... baked goods. Several interesting crockery pieces and canning jars. I don't recognize that mechanical contraption behind her. [ ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 11/07/2008 - 10:11pm -

Country Kitchen: 1936

Jars of Plenty: 1939
... which can come from improper sterilization and sealing of canning jars. Although botulism kills only about 5 to 10 percent of it's ... playing Russian roulette. I decided I would never do any canning, even though my mom did can tons of garden produce every summer and it ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/02/2018 - 2:42pm -

Jars of Plenty: 1939

Mott Street Again: 1910
... A fella I knew, said he once found an old Italian Mason canning jar full of whole tomatoes from 1900, he claimed they retained their ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/19/2012 - 3:11pm -

Mott Street Again: 1910
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