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Two women at Hulls Lumber Camp

Two women at Hulls Lumber Camp

Two unidentified women outside Hulls Lumber Camp. Men sharpen axes on a grindstone in the background. 1900. Keene Valley, NY. Donated by D. Price. Courtesy of the Keene Valley Library Archives.

: Washerwomen at Putnam Camp in Keene Valley

Washerwomen at Putnam Camp in Keene Valley

Two women doing laundry at Putnam Camp using a hand wringer and wooden wash tub. The woman on the right (ironing) is not identified; the woman on the left is Retina Heald. Circa 1890. Keene Valley, NY. Donated by Reeta Hanmer, niece of Retina Heald. Courtesy of the Keene Valley Library Archives

Women’s Army Corps class on code in Paul Smiths

Women’s Army Corps class on code in Paul Smiths

Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps/Women’s Army Corps trainees in a class on radio physics at the US Army Signal Corps School. 1943-1945. Paul Smiths, NY. Courtesy of the Paul Smith’s College Joan Weill Adirondack Library Archives.

Raising an American flag at a Women’s Army Corps retreat in Paul Smiths

Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps/Women’s Army Corps personnel raising the American flag in front of the casino. This was taken during a training retreat, many of the women are in uniform. 1943-1945. Paul Smiths, NY. Courtesy of the Paul Smith’s College Joan Weill Adirondack Library Archives.

Female employees of Paul Smith’s Hotel in Paul Smiths

Female employees of Paul Smith’s Hotel in Paul Smiths

Female workers at Paul Smith’s Hotel. One of the women is holding a child with a “Please Keep Off” sign. Woman on far right is Kate Whitford. Circa 1910- 1920. Paul Smiths, NY. Courtesy of the Paul Smith’s College Joan Weill Adirondack Library Archives.