Housewives Care for Children Ca. 1953Unknown - 1953
After the uncertainty of World War II, Americans sought refuge in the nuclear family. Both men and women married younger and had more children than at any other time in the country's history. White, middle-class women were encouraged to find fulfillment in their roles as wives and mothers, and they were often depicted as "happy homemakers" cooking, cleaning, and caring for children.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : WPA Film Library, 
Copyright Date: ©1953
Characteristics: video file,rda 1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 55 sec.)) : sound