What is typical work for women in 1960s ?
What is typical work for women in 1960s ? Do people still prefer stay home moms at that time, or often women work ?
Asked By: Cherry Blossom - 1/7/2010
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Most single women and some married women had to work for a living in the 1960s, as they have always done. Women did all sorts of jobs, but the most common jobs for women were probably teacher, nurse, secretary, typist, bookkeeper, shop assistant (sales clerk), civil servant, librarian, bank clerk, waitress, cook... More
Answered By: Louise C - 1/7/2010
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Women who did work were usually let go after they had a child. There were few choices anyway: typist in a typing pool comes to mind.
Answered By: Faith - 1/7/2010
Secretary, reception, call center
Answered By: sormui626 - 1/7/2010
Bras burning nagging stomping feeties.
Answered By: tehab waaaaaah! - 1/7/2010
in the 60's most women stayed home,and did the house whole chores...back then it was the man's duty to support his wife and family...now days men would rather stay home ,and let the woman take care of him .There are a few men that still believe in taking care of there family,but its hard to find them now days.
Answered By: Beth5450 - 1/7/2010
Women have worked in many industries, but I seem to recall that a lot were involved in secretarial, retail, or waitressing positions. My own Mom started as a bank teller just out of high school, and went to a retail post part-time when I was in grade school.
Answered By: theshadowknows - 1/7/2010
...laundry??? Geisha??? Secretary and nurse.
Answered By: CreepyCrawlers123 - 1/7/2010
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