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Publisher's chromolithographed pictorial wrappers
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Topics: Brothers and sisters, Orphans, Conduct of life, Education
Project Gutenberg
by Beeton, Mrs. Isabella Mary, 1836-1865
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Book from Project Gutenberg: Beeton's Book of Needlework
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Cooking - movies
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Little Audrey makes a gingerbread man, then takes a nap and dreams that the Gingerbread Man goes to cakeland where he tries to marry his sweetheart, Angel Cake. But Devil Food Cake interferes and carries off the bride. Cop Cakes and Animal Crackers come to the rescue. Animation by G. Germanetti. Story by Bill Turner and Larry Riley. Scenics by Robert Little. Music by Winston Sharples. Produced in 1950.
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Topics: little audrey, noveltoon, cartoon
Prelinger Archives
by Centron Corporation
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An American family unable to afford a Thanksgiving turkey reviews the things for which they feel thankful. This patriotic film is unusual in that it does not link freedom and happiness with the pursuit of wealth. Produced with nonprofessional actors in Lawrence, Kansas. Written by Margaret Carlile (Trudy) Travis.
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Topics: Patriotism, Holidays: Thanksgiving, Families: 1950s
Universal Library
by Anna Botsford Comstock
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Prelinger Archives
by Affiliated Film Producers
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Marriage training film dramatizing a partnership too fraught with conflicts to survive. Produced as part of a post-World War II initiative to make marriages more sustainable in the face of postwar dislocation. An unusually literate, neo-realist film produced by a talented group of documentarians. A series of films based on the textbook "Marriage for Moderns," by Henry A. Bowman. Director: Willard Van Dyke. Writer: H. Partnow (pseudonym for blacklisted screenwriter Millard Lampell)....
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Topics: Marriage, Social guidance, Gender roles
Project Gutenberg
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Book from Project Gutenberg: The Ladies' Work-Book: Containing Instructions In Knitting, Crochet, Point-Lace, etc.
Cooking - movies
by Centron Corporation
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Two teenage girls learn how a knowledge of homemaking can contribute to the enrichment of life.
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Topics: Gender roles, Home economics
California Digital Library
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Topic: Cookery, American
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Matthew Spong
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"As the object of all study, and the end of all wisdom, is practical utility, so a collection, of the most approved Receipts, in all the arts of Domestic and Social Life, may be considered as a volume containing nearly the whole of the wisdom of man, worthy of preservation. In truth, the present volume has been compiled under the feeling, that if all other books of Science in the world were destroyed, this single volume would be found to embody the results of the useful experience,...
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Topics: household, cyclopedia
Topic: Etiquette for children and teenagers
California Digital Library
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Topic: Toys
Universal Library
by TrumHunter, Beatrice
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Topics: TECHNOLOGY, Agriculture and related sciences and techniques. Forestry. Farming. Wildlife...
California Digital Library
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Brown cloth over boards, stamped in black
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Topics: Cookery, American, Home economics, cbk
Project Gutenberg
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Book from Project Gutenberg: The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887): The Whole Comprising a Comprehensive Cyclopedia of Information for the Home
Topic: cbk
Prelinger Library
by Van Rensselaer, Martha, comp; Rose, Flora, joint comp; Canon, Helen, joint comp
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Topics: Sewing, Cookery, Food, Home economics, Interior decoration
California Digital Library
by Potts, Anna M. Longshore, -1912
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Topic: Marriage
Prelinger Library
by Frederick, Christine, b. 1883; American School of Home Economics
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Bibliography: p. 517-519
Topic: Home economics
California Digital Library
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Introduction -- The Christian family -- A Christian house -- A healthful home -- Scientific domestic ventilation -- Stoves, furnaces, and chimneys -- Home decoration -- The care of health -- Domestic exercise -- Healthful food -- Healthful drinks -- Cleanliness -- Clothing -- Good cooking -- Early rising -- Domestic manners -- Good temper in the housekeeper -- Habits of system and order -- Giving in charity -- Economy of time and expenses -- Health of mind -- The care of infants -- The...
Topics: Home economics -- United States, Housekeeping -- United States, Home -- United States, Family --...
(from t.p.:) Containing every elegant and plain preparation in improved modern cookery -- Pickling, potting, salting, collaring, and sousing -- The whole art of confectionary, and making of jellies, jams, and creams, and ices -- The preparation of sugars, candying, and preserving -- Made wines, cordial-waters, and malt-liquors -- Bills of fare for each month -- Wood-cuts, illustrative of trussing, carving, &c
Topics: Cookery, English, Menus, cbk
California Digital Library
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Topic: Recipes
Cagle & Stafford. Amer. cooks on food and drink
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Topics: Cookery, English, Home economics, Recipes, cbk
European Libraries
by Isabella Mary Beeton
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: tho, pint, average, boil, seasonable, boiled, add, salt, sufficient, tbe, cold water, boiling...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=d9QBAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Prelinger Library
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Topics: Home economics, Medicine, Popular, Recipes
California Digital Library
by Ingalls, Carrie Crane
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Topics: Sewing, Dressmaking, Embroidery
California Digital Library
by Butterick Publishing Company
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Topics: Cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
by Goodrum, Margaret; Macbeth, Ann
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Topics: Needlework, Sewing -- Instruction
California Digital Library
by Sigourney, L. H. (Lydia Howard), 1791-1865
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Topics: Mothers, Child rearing
American Libraries
by Emma Serl, Florence Elledge, George Baker Longan
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=NAcAAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Leypoldt, Augusta Harriet Garrigue, 1849-1919; American Library Association; Iles, George, 1852-1942
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Preface.--Fiction, chosen and annotated by a reviewer for the Nation.--Biography [by] assistant librarians, New York free circulating library.--History [by] R. G. Thwaites.--Travel and exploration [by] Adelaide R. Hasse.--Literature [by] G. M. Adam.--Mythology and folk-lore [by] Stewart Culin.--Fine art [by] Russell Sturgis.--Music [by] H. E. Krehbiel.--Education as a science and an art [by] E. R. Shaw.--Geology [by] E. S. Burgess.--Botany [by] D. P. Penhallow.--Natural history and human...
Topics: Best books, Women -- Societies and clubs, Girls -- Societies and clubs
Topic: Cookery, American
Book from Project Gutenberg: Woman's Institute Library of Cookery: Volume 5: Fruit and Fruit Desserts; Canning and Drying; Jelly Making, Preserving and Pickling; Confections; Beverages; the Planning of Meals Library of Congress Classification: TX
Topic: cbk
Topic: cbk
California Digital Library
by Allen, Monfort B; Whitaker & Ray Co. (1896) bkp CU-BANC; McGregor, Amelia C
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Topics: Women -- Health and hygiene, Children -- Health and hygiene, Beauty, Personal
California Digital Library
by Bosanquet, Helen Dendy, 1860-1925
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Preface.--pt. I. The family history.--pt. II. The modern family
Topic: Family
California Digital Library
by Pumphrey, Margaret B. (Margaret Blanche), b. 1872; Perkins, Lucy Fitch, 1865-1937, ill
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American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: mamma, cried, kate, drawn, gray, flew, boy, papa, birds, peep, joel stacy, big gray, cock robin,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=lkkCAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
by Beard, Daniel Carter, 1850-1941
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Topics: Games, Sports, Outdoor life
Project Gutenberg
by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
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Book from Project Gutenberg: Woman's Institute Library of Cookery: Volume 2: Milk, Butter and Cheese; Eggs; Vegetables Library of Congress Classification: TX
Topic: cbk
Project Gutenberg
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Book from Project Gutenberg: Woman's Institute Library of Cookery: Volume 4: Salads and Sandwiches; Cold and Frozen Desserts; Cakes, Cookies and Puddings; Pastries and Pies Library of Congress Classification: TX
Topic: cbk
Topic: Needlework
Forty-three poems, with illustrations, that explain bad and good behavior
Topic: Etiquette for children and teenagers
Prelinger Library
by Fowler, Charles Henry, 1837-1908; De Puy, W. H. (William Harrison), 1821-1901
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Topics: Hygiene, Home economics, Home
Topics: Home economics, Wives -- Conduct of life, Women -- Social and moral questions
cf. Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Cookery, American, Home economics
Topics: Mothers, Children
Project Gutenberg
by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
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Book from Project Gutenberg: Woman's Institute Library of Cookery: Volume 1: Essentials of Cookery; Cereals; Bread; Hot Breads Library of Congress Classification: TX
Topic: cbk
New York Public Library
by Sowerby, J. G. (John G.); Crane, Thomas Frederick, 1844-1927
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Osborne collection of early children's literature
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Topic: Children's literature
"References for study" at end of most of the chapters
Topics: Home economics -- Study and teaching, Dressmaking, Sewing
California Digital Library
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Topic: Home economics
OISE/UT Library
by Lyford, Carrie A. (Carrie Alberta)
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Bulletins 19-28, 1917 are bound together
Topics: Cookery -- Study and teaching United States, Home economics -- Study and teaching United States,...
California Digital Library
by Corson, Juliet, 1842-1897; University of Minnesota. Dept. of Agriculture
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Topic: Cookery, American
California Digital Library
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Topics: Handicraft, Needlework
California Digital Library
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Topic: Home economics
California Digital Library
by Salmon, Lucy Maynard, 1853-1927
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Recent progress in the study of comestic service.--Education in the household.--The relation of college women to domestic science.--Sairey Gamp and Dora Copperfile.--Economics and ethics in domestic service.--"Put yourself in his place."--Our kitchen.--An illustrated edition.--The woman's exchange
Topic: Home economics
American Libraries
by Marion Harland
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=nDEXAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Project Gutenberg
by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
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Book from Project Gutenberg: Woman's Institute Library of Cookery: Volume 3: Soup; Meat; Poultry and Game; Fish and Shell Fish Library of Congress Classification: TX
Topic: cbk
New York Public Library
by Otis, James, 1848-1912
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Topic: Massachusetts -- History New Plymouth, 1620-1691
California Digital Library
by Rogers, Anna Alexander, d. 1908
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Why American marriages fail.--Some faults of American men.--Why American mothers fail.--What we put up with.--Behind the times.--A few fallacies in our education
Topics: Women -- United States, Marriage -- United States, United States -- Social conditions
Topic: Vocational education -- Curricula
Topic: Children -- Health and hygiene
Dance Manuals
by T. A. Faulkner ...
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This is the second antidance treatise published by ex-dancing master Faulkner, which he suggests was needed "because the dance craze has developed with such incredible rapidity." This book consists of large sections taken from his earlier book, From the ballroom to hell. Much of Faulkner's diatribe consists of testimonials against women, whom he feels need to be protected from dancing, "one of the most irresistible and dangerous attractions.
Topics: Authors: T: T. A. Faulkner ..., Titles: T
Dance Manuals
by T. A. Faulkner ...
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This antidance treatise, written by an ex-dancing master, is devoted to condemning the waltz. Some of the chapter titles include "From the Ball-Room to the Grave," "Abandoned Women the Best Dancers," and "The Approval of Society is no Proof Against the Degradation.
Topics: Authors: T: T. A. Faulkner ..., Titles: F
California Digital Library
by Ravenhill, Alice, 1859-; Schiff, Catherine J
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Introduction--a brief historical sketch of woman's position in the family, by Catherine Schiff.--The place of biology in the equipment of women, by Wenona Hoskyns-Abrahall.--Science in the household, by Mrs. W. N. Shaw.--The economic relations of the household, by Mabel Atkinson.--Some relations of sanitary science for family life and individual efficiency, by Alice Ravenhill.--Modern woman and the domestic arts: Needlework and dressmaking, by Mrs. R. W. Eddison; Housecraft, by M. R. Taylor
Topics: Home economics, Women -- Education
California Digital Library
by Wheelock, Lucy, 1859-; Colson, Elizabeth
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"Reference lists": p.385-[390]
Topic: Child psychology
California Digital Library
by Key, Ellen Karolina Sofia, 1849-1926
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Topics: Women -- Social conditions, Mothers
Prelinger Library
by Wood, Thomas Denison, 1865- [from old catalog]; Rice, Thurman Brooks, 1888- [from old catalog] joint author; Phelan, Anette M., 1879- [from old catalog] joint author; Lerrigo, Marion Olive, 1896- [from old catalog] joint author; Lamkin, Nina B., [from old catalog] joint author
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Topics: Hygiene -- Juvenile literature. [from old catalog], Home economics
California Digital Library
by Kittredge, Mabel Hyde
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Topic: Domestic economy
California Digital Library
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Topic: Home economics
Checklist Amer. imprints
Topics: Cookery, American, Home economics, cbk
California Digital Library
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Topics: Sewing, Needlework
California Digital Library
by Pickard, Andrew Ezra, 1878-; Henegren, Marie Caroline, 1880-
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"References for domestic science": p. 96
Topic: Home economics
Topics: Child care, Children -- Health and hygiene, Child rearing