Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping

Date
1927-1936;1946-1979
Code
MJC/63
Extent
Copies held: 1927-1936 & 1946-1979 (incomplete).;
Level
Series
Repository
MoDA
Scope
Good Housekeeping magazine provides an excellent insight into the changing role of women from 1920's onwards, and specifically their relationship with the domestic sphere. It is similar in content to Housewife magazine but published on a monthly basis and larger in size. It covers a variety of topics from housing, furnishing and children to fashion and beauty. Furthermore, it also includes a section on the Good Housekeeping Institute, the aim of which is 'to help better the lives of consumers and their families though product evaluation and education'