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Wives and mothers, schoolmistresses, and scullery maids

working women in Upper Canada, 1790-1840

by Jane Errington

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Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press in Montreal, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ontario
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Ontario -- Social conditions.,
    • Women -- Ontario -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Women -- Employment -- Ontario -- History -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographic references (p. [249]-366) and index.

      StatementElizabeth Jane Errington.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1459.O57 E77 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 375 p. :
      Number of Pages375
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL568850M
      ISBN 100773513094, 0773513108
      LC Control Number96154381
      OCLC/WorldCa32547681

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      The debates in the historiography of the period are represented in a number of studies, including: Constance Backhouse’s Petticoats and Prejudice: Women and the Law in Nineteenth-Century Canada (), Elizabeth Jane Errington’s Wives and Mothers, School Mistresses and Scullery Maids: Working Women in Upper Canada, – ( Author: Renee Hulan.   In this penetrating case study, Romero (Justice and Social Inquiry/Arizona State Univ.; Maid in the U.S.A., , etc.) examines the life history of Olivia Salazar, a successful public relations professional who grew up in a wealthy Anglo household where her mother worked as a domestic servant. The author followed her subject for more than 20 years, gathering data .

      The hours between p.m. and p.m. were extremely hectic for Cook. Once dinner had been served, Cook’s work for the day was finished, and the remainder of the clean up and chores fell to the kitchen maids and scullery maids. Can Women Save Japan? Book. Full-text available. Wives and Mothers, Schoolmistresses and Scullery Maids: Working Women in Upper Canada, March Chad Gaffield;.


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