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Household hints from the "American Jewess"

Take a look at these "household hints" published in American Jewess in January, 1896. Published between April 1895 and August 1899, The American Jewess was the first English-language publication directed to American Jewish women. I wonder what household hints American Jewesses would share today?

Did you know that you can follow American Jewess founder and editor Rosa Sonneschein on Twitter? Click here to stay on top of the latest commentary on politics, gender, religion, and  good housekeeping from 1896.

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How to cite this page

Berkenwald, Leah. "Household hints from the "American Jewess"." 26 January 2010. Jewish Women's Archive. (Viewed on July 21, 2017) <https://jwa.org/blog/household-hints>.

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