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National Agricultural Library
by United States. Bureau of Human Nutrition and Home Economics; United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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" ... popular recipes broadcast from October, 1926, to June, 1927, in the "Housekeepers' Chat" programs of the radio service, United States Department of Agriculture."
Topic: Cooking, American
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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favorite 2
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"Thursday, May 25, 1933."
Topics: Straw, Hats, Budget, Home economics
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Wednesday, May 17, 1933."
Topics: Cooking for the sick, Home economics
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service; United States. Bureau of Home Economics
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"July 9, 1931."
Topic: Insect pests Control
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Food Drying, Dried vegetables, Corn
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Stoves Maintenance and repair, Stoves
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Cleaning Implements Care, Menus Planning, Cleaning, Menus
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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favorite 1
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"Tuesday, April 25, 1933."
Topics: Wool scouring, Wool Handling, Bedding, Home economics
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Monday, October 19, 1936."
Topics: Food law and legislation, Canned foods, Home economics
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topic: Food Safety measures
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Wednesday, September 12, 1934."
Topic: Soybean. Home economics.
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service; United States. Bureau of Home Economics
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"Thursday, August 29, 1935"
Topics: Sewing, Dressmaking
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service; United States. Bureau of Home Economics
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"September 21, 1933."
Topics: Millinery, Women's hats, Home economics
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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favorite 1
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"Monday, April 22, 1935."
Topics: Pies, Baking, Home economics
NAL holdings: May 6, 1929-June 30, 1939
Topics: Agriculture United States Periodicals, Radio programs United States, Radio scripts United States
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Thursday, April 27, 1933."
Topics: Soap, Home economics
NAL holdings: May 6, 1929-June 30, 1939
Topics: Agriculture United States Periodicals, Radio programs United States, Radio scripts United States
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Wednesday, April 27, 1934."
Topics: Spring, Meat, Menus, Home economics
NAL holdings: May 6, 1929-June 30, 1939
Topics: Agriculture United States Periodicals, Radio programs United States, Radio scripts United States
NAL holdings: May 6, 1929-June 30, 1939
Topics: Agriculture United States Periodicals, Radio programs United States, Radio scripts United States
NAL holdings: May 6, 1929-June 30, 1939
Topics: Agriculture United States Periodicals, Radio programs United States, Radio scripts United States
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service; United States. Bureau of Home Economics
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"April 13."
Topics: Dressmaking, Formulas, recipes, etc
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Wednesday, July 25, 1934."
Topic: Spotting (Cleaning) Housekeeping. Home economics.
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service; United States. Bureau of Home Economics
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"September 28, 1933."
Topic: Dressmaking
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Thursday, November 10, 1938."
Topics: Kerosene, Stoves, Kerosene, Stoves
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topic: Tangerine Nutrition
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: World War, 1939-1945 Food supply, Rationing United States
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Cooking, Cooking
NAL holdings: May 6, 1929-June 30, 1939
Topics: Agriculture United States Periodicals, Radio programs United States, Radio scripts United States
National Agricultural Library
by United States. Bureau of Human Nutrition and Home Economics; Van Deman, Ruth, 1888-; Yeatman, Fanny Walker, b. 1876; United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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At head of title: United States Department of agriculture. Bureau of home economics
Topic: Cooking, American
NAL holdings: May 6, 1929-June 30, 1939
Topics: Agriculture United States Periodicals, Radio programs United States, Radio scripts United States
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Weather, Weather
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service; United States. Bureau of Home Economics
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"Friday, July 5, 1935."
Topics: Pies, Baking
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Monday, January 25, 1937."
Topics: Drugs Administration Law and legislation, Food Administration Law and legislation, Home economics
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Dressmaking, Sewing machines
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Sewing machines Maintenance and repair, Sewing machines
Radio Service (United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Office of Information)
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service; United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service. Chats with the weather man
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NAL holdings: Jan. 5, 1926-Apr. 28, 1933
Topic: weather
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service; United States. Bureau of Home Economics
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"Jan. 17, 1928."
Topics: Cooking (Cereals) Diet Nutrition, Formulas, recipes, etc
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Friday, September 4, 1936."
Topics: Sauces, Home economics
Radio Service (United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Office of Information)
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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NAL holdings: Sept. 27, 1929-
Topics: Animals United States Periodicals, Plants United States Periodicals, Forest and forestry United...
Radio Service (United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Office of Information)
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service; United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service. Chats with the weather man
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NAL holdings: Jan. 5, 1926-Apr. 28, 1933
Topic: weather
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Food supply United States, Rationing United States
Radio Service (United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Office of Information)
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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NAL holdings: Sept. 27, 1929-
Topics: Animals United States Periodicals, Plants United States Periodicals, Forest and forestry United...
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Children's clothing, Clothing and dress
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Thursday, December 5, 1935."
Topics: Housekeeping, Architecture, Domestic Designs and plans, Home economics
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Buckwheat flour, Buckwheat industry, Cooking (Buckwheat), Buckwheat flour, Buckwheat industry,...
National farm and home hour (Radio program)
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Transcripts of radio talks about USDA from the National farm and home hour
Topic: United States. Department of Agriculture
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Coats, Sewing, Coats, Sewing
NAL holdings: May 6, 1929-June 30, 1939
Topics: Agriculture United States Periodicals, Radio programs United States, Radio scripts United States
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Vitamins, Diet Nutrition, Vitamins, Diet
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Thursday, November 16, 1939."
Topics: Trees Varieties United States, Trees
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Sewing, Sewing machines
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Caption title
Topic: Cooking (Herbs) Herb gardening
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Baking, Bread, Baking, Bread
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service; United States. Bureau of Home Economics
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"Dec. 12, 1927."
Topics: Candy, Cooking, Formulas, recipes, etc
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service; United States. Bureau of Home Economics
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"Friday, September 13, 1935"
Topics: Outdoor cooking, Picnics
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Tuesday, March 28, 1933."
Topics: Sewing, Textile fabrics, Budget, Home economics
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Wednesday, November 14, 1934."
Topic: Indoor gardening. Herbs. Home economics.
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topic: Sewing machines Maintenance and repair
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Friday, February 15, 1935."
Topics: Cooking, Starch, Home economics
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Wednesday, March 13, 1935."
Topics: Cooking (Vegetables) Gardens, Herbs, Home economics
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service; United States. Bureau of Home Economics
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"Nov. 2, 1927."
Topics: Dressmaking Pattern design, Housekeeping, Formulas, recipes, etc
Radio Service (United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Office of Information)
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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NAL holdings: Sept. 27, 1929-
Topics: Animals United States Periodicals, Plants United States Periodicals, Forest and forestry United...
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Description based on Oct. 4, 1926; title from caption
Topics: Housekeeping United States Periodicals, Cooking United States Periodicals
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Wednesday, November 9, 1938."
Topics: Dressmaking, Sewing, Dressmaking, Sewing
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Friday, November 29, 1935."
Topics: Herbs, Indoor gardening
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Description based on Oct. 4, 1926; title from caption
Topics: Housekeeping United States Periodicals, Cooking United States Periodicals
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topic: Baking
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Butter Varieties, Butter Quality, Butter, Butter
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Caption title
Topics: Cranberry industry, Cranberry industry
Radio Service (United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Office of Information)
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service; United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service. Chats with the weather man
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NAL holdings: Jan. 5, 1926-Apr. 28, 1933
Topic: weather
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Caption title
Topics: Gardening, Insect pests Control
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: World War, 1939-1945, Vitamins, Diet Nutrition
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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Topics: Cooking (Poultry) Cooking (Chicken) Frying, Cooking (Poultry), Cooking (Chicken), Frying
Housekeepers' chat/Homemakers' chat/Homemaker news
by United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service
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"Friday, April 26, 1935."
Topics: Cooking (Vegetables) Gardens, Herbs, Home economics