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Women’s Works and Domestic Culture in Colonial America

March 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

FREE
Join us via Zoom and Facebook as we present Professor Nancy Locklin-Sofer of Maryville College with her program “Women’s Work and Domestic Culture in Colonial America” on Sunday, March 28th at 4pm.
Women’s work has changed dramatically over the centuries. Women have always worked but this was especially true in the colonies. From cooking innovations to home remedies, to consumer culture, women held an important and impactful role in the colonial social landscape. This lecture aims to explore the experiences of women throughout the various colonies and how they created the foundation of women’s work today.
This program is FREE and will be presented via Zoom and on Facebook.
Nancy Locklin-Sofer is a professor of History at Maryville College and a specialist in 18th-century gender and family history.
Funding has been provided by Humanities Tennessee and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act economic stabilization plan of 2020.
Marble Springs State Historic Site is funded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, Tennessee Historical Commission.

Details

Date:
March 28
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/200040428583823/?active_tab=discussion

Venue

Marble Springs State Historic Site
1220 West Gov. John Sevier Highway
Knoxville, TN 37920 United States
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Phone:
865-573-5508
Website:
www.marblesprings.net