Public Domain : Mothering

Henry Essenhigh Corke (1883-1919); Autochrome


Title: Mother and Child – Apsaroke
Artist: Edward Sheriff Curtis
Artist Bio: American, 1868 – 1952

4582663169_b869595482_oMothers waiting their turn to have their children vaccinated, City Hall, Brisbane, 1947


Mrs Flynn with her children. Photo taken at Leperstown, near Dunmore East, Co. Waterford.

Date: 21 September 1933

6559364901_69e0a7cf23_bPrincess of Windisch Gratz & children



Woman Who Has Just Given Birth in the Delivery Room of Loretto Hospital in New Ulm, Minnesota. Her Husband, Who Observed the Birth, Holds His Wife’s Head as She Turns to Gaze at Her Newborn Child.

5190348128_52b57b2dd3_oNear Buckeye, Maricopa County, Arizona. Migrant cotton picker and her baby., 11/1940

5663695033_536fdbe97b_bPhotographer: Anders Folkestadås

Date: ca 1900-1910.

6173560183_110a085541_bMothers and babies at the Drouin Infant Welfare Centre, Victoria
Fitzpatrick, Jim, 1916-


Title: Seminole mother and children: Brighton Reservation, Florida

Date: 1949


Portrait of mother and child, possibly of the surname ‘Gordon’


Dolores Del Rio with her mother on the steps of a train, holding a bouquet of roses, ca. 1929-1932

6805869735_e7257afe26_oThree generations of a family pose beside their “home” at Alexander Street, Waterford. A Mrs E. White paid A.H. Poole photographers to take this photo. We know that she was married to Dr. Vincent White, first Sinn Féin mayor of Waterford in 1920.


Hank Talman’s Home; an Above Average Privately Built Navaho House. Although the House Contains Neither Electricity Nor Running Water, This Family Is Well Off By Navaho Standards

5621413041_08be77163d_b3-Prize winning babies- Henry Beekman (3d)–Ada Cohen (2d) Marie Danaher (1st)

[1914 June 22]

4036738271_7b106a29b6_oEast Side Babies

[between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]