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It is not so many years since the only alternative open to a young woman was either to choose homemaking as her life occupation or to remain a respectable but much pitied "spinster" or maiden aunt. The intervening years have brought great changes and now the census lists show something like 160 occupations in which women are employed.
Richardson, Anna E.
"Choosing the Profession of Homemaking,"
The Iowa Homemaker: Vol. 5
, Article 2.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/homemaker/vol5/iss11/2