The Resource Cooking in other women's kitchens : domestic workers in the South, 1865-1960, Rebecca Sharpless, (ebook)

Cooking in other women's kitchens : domestic workers in the South, 1865-1960, Rebecca Sharpless, (ebook)

Label
Cooking in other women's kitchens : domestic workers in the South, 1865-1960
Title
Cooking in other women's kitchens
Title remainder
domestic workers in the South, 1865-1960
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Sharpless
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As African American women left slavery and the plantation economy behind, many entered domestic service in southern cities and towns. Cooking was one of the primary jobs they performed in white employers' homes, feeding generations of white families and, in the process, profoundly shaping southern foodways and culture
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Cataloging source
N$T
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Sharpless, Rebecca
Dewey number
331.4/816415
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD6072.2.U52
LC item number
S574 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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EBSCO Publishing (Firm)
Series statement
The John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture
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  • African American women household employees
  • Women cooks
  • African American women
  • Southern States
  • African American women
  • African American women household employees
  • History
  • Race relations
  • Social history
  • Southern States
  • Women cooks
  • Business
Label
Cooking in other women's kitchens : domestic workers in the South, 1865-1960, Rebecca Sharpless, (ebook)
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http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=343659
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
I done decided I'd get me a cook job: becoming a cook -- From collards to puff pastry: the food -- Long hours and little pay: compensation and workers' resistance -- Creating a homeplace: shelter, food, clothing, and a little fun -- Mama leaps off the pancake box: cooks and their families -- Gendering Jim Crow: relationships with employers -- If I ever catch you in a white woman's kitchen, I'll kill you: expanding opportunities and the decline of domestic work
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 273 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807899496
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn676697396
  • (OCoLC)676697396
Label
Cooking in other women's kitchens : domestic workers in the South, 1865-1960, Rebecca Sharpless, (ebook)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=343659
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
I done decided I'd get me a cook job: becoming a cook -- From collards to puff pastry: the food -- Long hours and little pay: compensation and workers' resistance -- Creating a homeplace: shelter, food, clothing, and a little fun -- Mama leaps off the pancake box: cooks and their families -- Gendering Jim Crow: relationships with employers -- If I ever catch you in a white woman's kitchen, I'll kill you: expanding opportunities and the decline of domestic work
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 273 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807899496
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn676697396
  • (OCoLC)676697396

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