A Guide To Laundry Work

A Guide To Laundry Work

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Chambers, Mary D. A Manual for Home and School. Boston: The Boston Cooking-School Magazine Co., 1935. Third Edition Revised and Enlarged. 109 pages. 21 x 14 cm. Mary D. Chambers was formally the instructor of Normal Classes in Domestic Science and of Normal and Technical Classes in Laundry-Work at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, N.Y. Dedicated "To all Teachers of Laundry-Work and to all the skilled Housewives who develop this work into a Fine Art in the Home." By the 1930's Home Economics was customarily taught in high school and secondary school to girls and women. This book contains titled chapters clearly aimed at homemakers as well as homemakers to be - What Day Shall be Wash Day?, Characteristics of Wool Fibers, and Detailed Description and Cost of Appliances Used in Washing. Pristine. Gray cloth covered boards. Fine. Hardcover. 

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