Booklet, The School Laundry Book

Manchester School of Domestic Economy and Cookery

Object detail

Brief Description
Booklet entitled: The School Laundry Book. Compiled for the Manchester School of Domestic Economy and Cookery. Undated.

Written on the title page is Moss Bolton. The contents include information about laundry work, the chief materials and utensils used in laundry, preparations for washing, how to remove stains, drying, folding, mangling, starching and ironing. The book was produced pre-electricity. There are handwritten notes throughout the booklet.
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Production technique
Media/Materials description
Linen cover, printed on paper with black ink.
Height x Width: 180 x 124mm
Moss Bolton, Signature, Handwritten
Credit line
gifted by Mrs Greenwood
Other number(s)
82/202, 40227
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