For Home and Country: The Centennial History of the Women's Institutes in Ontario ( WI / W.I. )

By: Ambrose, Linda M ( The Women's Institute related)

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----------large oblong (quarto) hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, --- 256 pages, packed with b&w photographs many of which are vintage material, contents include: Foreword; Organizing Women - The Early Founders to 1904; Branching Out - Years of Growth, 1904 - 1914; Knitting Together - War Work, 1914 to 1918; Instituting Changes - Federation and Reform, 1919 to 1929; Supporting Roles - Welfare and Education, 1930 to 1939; Serving the Country - At War Again, 1939 to 1947; Belonging and Community - Postwar Branch Activity, 1947 to 1966; Changing Society - Rural Transitions, 1967 to 1981; Moving On - Organizational Changes, 1982 to 1997 ---APPENDICES: FWIO Presidents; Maps of WI Districts; Graphs of Active Branches, and Inception, and Disbandment; List of Branches, 1897 to 1995; Centennial Song, Ode, Institute Grace and The Mary Stewart Collect, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: For Home and Country: The Centennial History of the Women's Institutes in Ontario ( WI / W.I. )

Author Name: Ambrose, Linda M ( The Women's Institute related)

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Canadian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Erin, Ontario, Erin, ON / Guelph, Ontario: Boston Mills Press / Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario, 1996, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1996

ISBN Number: 1550461907

ISBN Number 13: 9781550461909

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Jacket Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161213

Keywords: Ontario