The transformation of a house into a home has been in our culture a traditional task of women. The articles examine this process as they reflected the role of American middle-class women as homemakers in the years 1840a1940.Economy The economical qualities of Japanese art allowed middle-class housewives to create their own aquot;upliftingaquot; art galleries, ... An ad for Morsea#39;s Japanese Homes and Their Surroundings, a manual of decorating ideas based on Japaneseanbsp;...
|Title||:||Making the American Home|
|Author||:||Marilyn Ferris Motz|
|Publisher||:||Popular Press - 1988-01-01|