Depictions and perceptions of women have in the past been that they love to take care of the household and raise the children. Over the years women have fought to eliminate that idea and create equality not only at home but in the work force as well.
The Little Golden Book of Words: A Rare Illustrated Gem from 1948
This 1955 ‘Good House Wife’s Guide’ Explains How Wives Should Treat Their Husbands
Did women really do this??? I know my grandmother didn't! No wonder so many women were jacked up on barbiturates all the time! As much as I love the idea of mid century life, I think the reality was much different. 1950s Good Housewife Guide