Voices Of American Homemakers [national Extension Homemakers Edition] An Oral History Project of the National Extension Homemakers Council

By: Arnold, Eleanor, editor and Project Director

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Softcover is heavy textured paper. Cream spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with b/w photographs. This is an oral history project on the occasion of the Council's 50th anniversary. "...tell of their lives as children and women, mainly in the era from about 1890 to 1940, a time of busy, industrious, small communities and rural areas...." for this project 219 people were interviewed, ranging in age from 27 to 100; even one man was interviewed. Sections are: Homemaker and Her Life; Homemaker and Her Work; Homemaker and Her Organization; Homemaker and Herself. The list of sources is broken down at the back of the book, alphabetically, by state. ; B & W photographs; 6 x 9; 295 pages; Cover has light shelf wear and bumping; on the back cover are some smudges and scattered dark spots.

Title: Voices Of American Homemakers [national Extension Homemakers Edition] An Oral History Project of the National Extension Homemakers Council

Author Name: Arnold, Eleanor, editor and Project Director

Categories: social history, psychology/philosophy, Government/Economics/Law/Politics, anthropology/language/linguistics, Reference, Crafts/Needlework/Clothing/Costuming, Business/Economics, Food/Wine, African American History, World History, Biography/Memoirs/Journals, Geography, American History, History, Education, Cultural History, Medicine/Health/Health Care, Women/Womens' History,

Edition: First Edition (?)

Publisher: No Place, National Extension Homemakers Council: 1985

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 6909

Keywords: Women; Women's History; American History; Oral Traditions; Oral History; Homemakers; Families; Cultural Anthropology; Cultural History;,