The Victorian Baby: 19th Century Advice on Motherhood and Maternity

During the 19th century, there were many sources of information on motherhood and maternity.  Some new mothers relied on the instructions of their nurse, midwife, or physician.  While others used the example set by their own mother as a guide for their conduct.  For all the questions remaining, there were motherhood and maternity manuals produced by … Continue reading The Victorian Baby: 19th Century Advice on Motherhood and Maternity