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Horse and buggy next to large boulders, Iowa, late 1890s or early 1900s
Evelyn Birkby canning on her stove, Shenandoah, Iowa, 1950s
Evelyn Birkby was a radio homemaker for KMA.
KMA radio homemakers at Mayfair Auditorium for special radio program, Shenandoah, Iowa, September 1950
Mayfair Auditorium was the home of KMA Radio. Women pictured are, from left, Bernice Currier, Doris Murphy, Evelyn Birkby, Ann Mason (visiting specialist from New York), Adella Shoemaker, and Edith Hansen.
Evelyn Birkby interviewing guests on KMA radio program, Shenandoah, Iowa, March 21, 1951
Robert Birkby using hayfork to lift hay into barn, Shenandoah, Iowa, 1950s
Robert Birkby was the husband of KMA radio homemaker Evelyn Birkby. Looking out window to the right are Larry and Luanne Barnard, Dulcie Jean Birkby, and Bob Birkby.
Wesley and Ray Maynard on tractor at Birkby farm, Shenandoah, Iowa, 1950s
Sons of Ed and Eleanor Maynard of Chicago, who were friends of Robert and Evelyn Birkby.
Edith Hansen broadcasting the Kitchen Club program from her kitchen, Shenandoah, Iowa, 1940s
Edith Hansen was a radio homemaker and host of "Kitchen Club" for KMA radio.
Florence Falk and rooster at table in dining room where Farmer's Wife broadcast originated, Shenandoah, Iowa, 1950s
Florence Falk was a radio homemaker for KMA Radio in Shenandoah, Iowa.
Bernice Currier in her kitchen, Shenandoah, Iowa, 1940s
Bernice Currier was a radio homemaker for KMA radio.
Bernice Currier posed by oven door, Shenandoah, Iowa, 1940s
Bernice Currier was a radio homemaker for KMA radio in Shenandoah, Iowa.