What kind of education did women get in 1935?
Specifically, from 1935 to 1940. What kind of jobs did they typically hold?
Asked By: Lena - 9/25/2008
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Girls would have had much the same sort of academic education as boys, with certain exceptions, like it would have been more usual for girls to have domestic science classes (cookery etc) while boys might do things like woodwork and metalwork... More
Answered By: Louise C - 9/25/2008
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kind of education? craptastic... More
Answered By: The FeistyChiK - 9/25/2008
Not much formal education, however many became first time workers. They worked in offices, manufacturing plants, farms. this became a huge source of education for many women.
Answered By: Daisy - 9/25/2008
Women were taught how to read and write, basic arithmetic, music, history, and science... More
Answered By: liz h - 9/25/2008
My Mother was born in 1908 and went a year to college--I was born in 1929, Mom had worked in The Dime Store while attending college; she was a violinist in the college orchestra. I think other than as a sales clerck, there was seamstress, teachers, and accounting in banks. Not until the outbreak of WWII, did higher... More
Answered By: Martell - 9/25/2008
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