Case & Exhibit Details

Books from the Ward M. Canaday Center Rare Book Collection and items on loan from the Wood County Historical Center

Featured Resources

H. i. Cleveland. “Use of Electricity in the Home.” The Mother’s Magazine. Elgin, Illinois: David C. Cook Publishing, June 1907. [Inquire about this item]

Christine Frederick. The New Housekeeping: Efficiency Studies in Home Management. New York: Doubleday, Page and Company, 1918. [Find it at UT Libraries]

General Electric Company. The Home of a Hundred Comforts. Bridgeport, Conn: General Electric Company, Merchandise Division, 1920. [Find it at UT Libraries]

Carlotta Greer. Foods and Homemaking. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1938. [Find it at UT Libraries]

The Home. Chicago: Magazine Circulation Company, 1924. [Inquire about this item]

Janet D. Myers. 2002 Household Helps. (Cleveland, O.: World Pub. Co., [1941]). [Find it at UT Libraries]

Bertha M. Nienburg. The Woman Home-Maker in the City: A Study of Statistics Relating to Married Women in the City of Rochester, N.Y. at the Census of 1920. Washington, D.C.: Department of Commerce, 1920. [Inquire about this item]

Emily Post. The Personality of a House: The Blue Book of Home Design and Decoration. New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1939. [Find it at UT Libraries]

Related Resources

Wood County Historical Center and Museum