Cottage Kitchen Renovation

Collection by Alicia Primer

Alicia Primer
Authentic turn of the century kitchen remodel: Unfitted pieces, plain walls, and the center table are in keeping with the period of the house. The “icebox” cabinet in an alcove at center disguises the refrigerator. The cabinet to the right is original. 1920s Kitchen, Victorian Kitchen, Country Kitchen, Old Farmhouse Kitchen, Victorian Farmhouse, Kitchen And Bath, New Kitchen, Kitchen Decor, Kitchen Ideas

Kitchens & Baths

Old House Journal's articles on historical and period kitchens and baths. See retro kitchens, kitchen additions, and new old kitchens. Learn about stoves, kitchen cabinets, and retro appliances. Tour inspired old-house bathrooms.

 Defense homes. Little Ann Heath is eager to try out all the facilities of her parents' new unit, after spending most of her life in a single furnished room. She pushes a footstool to the sink in order to help clean up the dis Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Theme Pictures, Old Kitchen, Vintage Kitchen, 1940s Kitchen, Retro Kitchens, Vintage Glam

Old Photos of Domestic Activities

A woman churning butter, 1897 Two girls washing clothes in wash tubs. The picture was taken in 1916 and the girls are 12 and 13 years old. The photo was taken in Nicholas County, Kentucky. A woman doing dishes with her daughter, 1942 This picture was taken in 1940, and shows one of the first advances towards mechanized clothes washing. The lady has a motorized clothes ringer. A woman ironing, 1908. Actually, this was an advertisement for GE electric iron A woman napping at her table at the…

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Margarete's Kitchen: March 2, 1914. Margarete Ober - The Metropolitan Opera mezzo-soprano with a nice rib roast. 8x10 glass negative, G.G. Bain Collection. ---

1930 Crane Plumbing kitchen This pretty 1930 kitchen appeared in House & Garden magazine. Crane was advertising their Corwith model sink. We were particularly smitten with the classic yellow and bright navy blue color scheme with green and gray accents. Cocina Shabby Chic, Shabby Chic Kitchen, 1930s Kitchen, Vintage Kitchen, Kitchen Sink, Mini Kitchen, Architecture Design, Bungalow Kitchen, Grand Art

1930 Crane Kitchen

Published in House & Garden magazine, this kitchen is one of my favorites. The sink is the "Corwith" style. I pulled out the colors at Antique Home & Style.

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1928 Kitchen by Crane

Published in American Home as an ad for Crane plumbing fixtures. The kitchen ads are published about 20% as often as the bathroom ads, so finding them ... especially the good ones ... is a little more challenging.

1911 Kitchen with Boiler & Gas Range Source: Ladies Home Journal Victorian Kitchen, Victorian Homes, Victorian Era, Vintage Kitchen, Bungalow Kitchen, Craftsman Kitchen, Craftsman Style, Kitchen Stove, Kitchen Decor

1911 Kitchen with Boiler & Gas Range

Source: Ladies Home Journal From the Antique Home Style collection.