Household Science and Arts Textbook

Title

Household Science and Arts Textbook

Subject

Boston Public School System

Description

This textbook, written by Boston Public School Household Science and Arts Director Josephine Morris, was used to teach young people to the basics of nutrition and hygiene and how to cook, clean homes, and tend gardens. Sample topics include “General Rules for Seasoning Vegetables,” “Personal Habits in the Kitchen,” “Invalid Cookery,” and “House Furnishing”

Creator

Morris, Josephine

Source

0400 School Department

Date

1912

Rights

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/

Format

monograph

Language

English

Type

text

Files

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Citation

Morris, Josephine, “Household Science and Arts Textbook,” City of Boston Archives, accessed October 22, 2017, http://cityofbostonarchives.omeka.net/items/show/10.