Download e-book for kindle: Adelaide Hoodless: Domestic Crusader by Cheryl MacDonald

By Cheryl MacDonald

ISBN-10: 155002017X

ISBN-13: 9781550020175

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ISBN-13: 9781550020182

Adelaide Hunter Hoodless, lifelong crusader for the popularity of the family sciences (cooking, stitching, childcare and house responsibilities) and an early proponent of domestic economics in Canada, used to be one of the unconventional new lady of the overdue 19th and early 20th centuries. She helped flip the Canadian YWCA right into a nationwide association. She based the Women’s Institute, assisted within the founding of the Victorian Order of Nurses and represented Canada on quite a few overseas Councils of girls, in addition to setting up the 1st university for the learning of household technological know-how lecturers in Canada and placing jointly the 1st Canadian family technology textbook, popularly often called the Little pink Book.

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