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Washing "The Great Unwashed": Public Baths In Urban America, 1840 1920

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Hardcover, 190 pages
Published January 1st 1991 by Ohio State University Press
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Katherine
Feb 27, 2014 Katherine rated it it was amazing
I used this book for my history fair project and learned so much from it. It contains many statistics, events, and pieces of evidence that are back up by several sources. In class, we were learning about the Progressive Era and several of the important reform movements. This movement was not mentioned, however. It turns out that the main reason it isn't remembered much today is because public baths do not exist so commonly in the united States. Private baths are. Private baths for middle-class ...more
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