By Cheryl MacDonald
Adelaide Hunter Hoodless, lifelong crusader for the popularity of the family sciences (cooking, stitching, childcare and housekeeping) and an early proponent of domestic economics in Canada, used to be one in all the unconventional new girl of the overdue 19th and early 20th centuries. She helped flip the Canadian YWCA right into a nationwide association. She based the Women’s Institute, assisted within the founding of the Victorian Order of Nurses and represented Canada on various foreign Councils of girls, in addition to constructing the 1st institution for the educational of household technology academics in Canada and placing jointly the 1st Canadian family technological know-how textbook, popularly often called the Little pink Book.
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Adelaide Hoodless: Domestic Crusader by Cheryl MacDonald