Cooking in Other Women's Kitchens
Call Number: HD6072.2.U52 S574 2010
Publication Date: 2010-11-11
As African American women left slavery and the plantation economy behind, many entered domestic service in southern cities and towns. Cooking was one of the primary jobs they performed in white employers' homes, feeding generations of white families and, in the process, profoundly shaping southern foodways and culture.