Working Women of Waldo County: Our Heritage

Basketmaking from colonial times, spinning and weaving, use of herbs animal tending, teaching school, readings from women's diaries in 18th and 19th centuries. Some scenes are same as in Her Story. Preparing fish, telling about ancestors, tending farm while raising 15 children after husband dies of tuberculosis, quilting, working at a young age, low wages, women dying young in colonial times, making fishing net.

Category
Women's Topics
Format(s)
DVD
Year
1983
Length
29 minutes