4 results found for: subject:"Child rearing"

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1934 Apr. 17

Irey, Katherine

Letter from Katherine Irey to Gracie

Katherine's letter to Gracie begins by talking about how tired she is from doing housework and climbing up and down the stairs multiple times. She goes into detail about the furniture and other items in Junie's room. Junie has a new sandbox which she and Susie love to play in but the sand makes an eyesore in the yard. Katherine is anxious to know whether or not Dad Irey won the primaries. S... more

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1970 Aug. 22 – 1970 Aug. 23

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes concentrates on a conversation with Baba Vida about the changing attitudes and methods of child rearing. The notes end with some details on Raina's son, the stone cutter's apprentice.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1968 Sept. – 1968 Oct.

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - Note: Either these notes are miss-numbered or there is no page 2 and page 4. These field notes from a trip by B.K.H. to Yugoslavia in the fall of 1968 include details on the following topics; addresses, kinship, women, children, schooling, weddings, family relations, jobs, salaries and match making. The notes continue with details on Milan's wedding to Javorka including the wedding pr... more

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1978

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes consists of transcripts from interviews with women in Orasac. The names of the interviewees have been redacted in the scans. The page numbering on the physical pages is incorrect. The topics covered in the interviews include; families, marriage, arranged marriage, homes, land holdings, livestock, education, occupations, clothing, menstruation, folk music, health an... more

Joel M. Halpern Papers