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The Gilded and the Gritty: America, 1870-1912
Topic: MemoryTopic: ProgressTopic: PeopleTopic: PowerTopic: Empire
Topic: Progress: The Meaning of the Machine
Toolbox Overview: The Gilded and the Gritty: America, 1870-1912
Resource Menu: Progress
Text 1. Memory and Machines
Text 2. Brooklyn Bridge
Text 3. Human Machines
Text 4. Christine Frederick
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Text 5. Thomas Eakins
Text 6. Thomas Edison
Text 7. Wealth and Weightlessness
Text 8. Southern Statis
Text 9. The 1893 World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago

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4.  Christine Frederick, The New Housekeeping, 1913, excerpts (PDF)      Christine Frederick
Mrs. Frederick
   
PrintingLength: 9 pages

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The New Housekeeping, full text from HEARTH, Cornell University Library

Other excerpts from The New Housekeeping, from History Matters
   Ch. 1, 12
   Ch. 10, 11
   Ch. 11, 12

The History of Household Technology, from the Library of Congress
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