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Household management

Title

Household management

Description

This rare collection of 20th century materials explores every aspect of Australian domestic life with practical instruction on home cooking, nutrition, housekeeping, medical advice and remedies, fashion, infant care, personal care, and home decorating.

Subject

Health and the home

Items in the Household management collection

Hordern Brothers Catalogue for Autumn & Winter 1954
A catalogue of clothing and home furnishings available for sale in 1954.

The book of good housekeeping : a thousand short-cuts for Australasian housewives
Detailed and descriptive advice for all aspects of home management.

Beauty in the home by Tye's the good furnishers 1941-1942 issue
Catalogue includes furniture and furnishings, including floor coverings, manchester, curtains and blinds, carpet cleaners, ice chests, office furnishings, outdoor furniture, used furniture, radios, and crockery.

The modern housekeepers' guide : with special reference to electric cookery
A guide to cooking and cleaning the house including dish washing and stain removal, woodwork, and table setting.

McClary's household manual
A guide to cooking and housekeeping in 1923 including stove selection, laundry, woodwork, table settings and recipes.

Comfort in the home
Catalogue of steel stoves and cookers, cupboards, kitchen tables and chairs, water heaters and garden equipment, with articles on kitchen and garden planning, with monthly garden notes.

Chocolat Weiss
Illustrations in middle of book contain chocolate boxes with prices.

Keeping food safer the Healing way
Promotional booklet for the Healing Refrigerator.

Welcome Christmas presents
A catalogue of Christmas-related posters, calendars and other items available for advertising.

My lady beautiful
Advertising material for various companies promoting personal grooming and home improvement products is interspersed with the text. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special Collection Rare Books. Contact Deakin…

D. Mitchell & Co Grocers, 1866-1916 : 50 years of progress
Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special Collection Rare Books. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

1930 Housewife's guide : containing toilet hints, feeding and care of baby, prize-winning cooling recipes, etc., etc
Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special Collection Rare Books. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

The Viceroy home guide : useful everyday hints for the home
Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special Collection Rare Books. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Something for everyone to read and remember : a useful household book
With the compliments of Clements Tonic Ltd. Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special Collection Rare Books. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Kande kitchen ware
Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special Collection Rare Books. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Household book
"Sold to aid funds for the Victorian Children's Aid Society Home."Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special Collection Rare Books. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.

Household & beauty hints : hundreds of tips on cooking, laundering, cleaning, glamor and home first aid
Original held in Deakin University Library Special Collection - Special Collection Rare Books. Contact Deakin University Library for access to high quality images.