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Collections - MF 065 “Voices of American Homemakers” Oral History Project

Number of Interviews: over 200
Dates when interviews were conducted: 1985
Time period covered: twentieth century
Principal interviewers: various
Finding Aides: partial transcripts
Access Restrictions: RESTRICTED

Description: 1931 A series of over 200 interviews conducted with women from 36 states about their involvement with the National Extension Homemakers Council and their roles as homemakers. The project was undertaken by the National Extension Homemakers Council in 1985 in order to commemorate the organization’s 50th anniversary. The Maine Folklife Center is one of many repositories for this collection of bound, edited, and indexed interviews. RESTRICTED. C250 through C421

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