Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

9/8/2012

How to pick up your shoes, do the dishes and sew… 1920s style: Pictures show the ‘proper’ way for housewives to do chores

Archived photos always give a good glimpse into a time gone by, but the lastest such photos depict the gender standings of a past era. Cornell University released a series of photos of Ruth Kellogg, who worked at the prestigious university from 1921 to 1926, and though the photos are clear, they show the distorted view held of women at that time. for more click here

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