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Title
The operative's friend, and defence, or, Hints to young ladies who are dependent on their own exertions / by James Porter.
Operative's friend, and defence
Hints to young ladies, who are dependent on their own exertions
Name/Creator
Porter, James, 1808-1888, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute

Networked Resource


Widener Library

Master Microforms
Place of Origin
Boston
Publisher
C.H. Peirce
Language
English
Description
229 p. ; 17 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
HQ1229 .P79 1850

305.2/35
Subject
Young women -- Conduct of life ;  Women employees ;  Etiquette ;  Young women ;  Conduct of life

Category
Industrial workers

Domestics

Office workers

Career guidance

Clerical and Retail

Costs of Living

Conduct of Life

Service Industry

Living Conditions

Note
"... numerous books published for ... young ladies ... contemplate such as are at leisure ... [and] lack specific instructions for those thrown upon their own resources ... The ... object of the present work is to supply this desideratum"--Introd.
Other Title
  Operative's friend, and defence, or, Hints to young ladies who are dependent on their own exertions
Other Title