Basin Bath By Light Of The Oil Lamp

National Geographic, Aug/47

This Northwest Angle, Minnesota mommy suds up her baby on a Saturday night in a metal basin near the kitchen stove.






  1. We have a better bath situation and yet I don’t look half as classy as she does in that lovely dress and her hair done up so nicely. And I for sure didn’t smile like that when I gave my kids baths. I shiver from the cold just looking at that picture.

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