Stuff You Missed in History Class
Stuff You Missed in History Class
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The Bureau of Home Economics
46 minutes Posted May 24, 2020 at 10:30 pm.
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For a time, the U.S. Department of Agriculture had a whole bureau of home economics, which was run by and for women, and was a huge part of the response to crises like the Great Depression and World War II.

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