Women, Wives and Daughters in a Middle-Class Victorian Suburb: Moseley, Birmingham, 1850-1900

Arts Lecture Room 3
Arts and Law, Research
Thursday 2nd April 2020 (18:30-20:00)
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Janet Berry, Postgraduate Researcher, University of Birmingham

Centre for West Midlands History research seminar 2020

A detailed look at the roles, responsibilities and experiences of middle-class Victorian suburban women in Moseley, Birmingham. Janet Berry looks at homes, households and family life from the perspective of women residents and their experiences outside the home, in the local economy and as participants in religion, philanthropy and social, cultural and sporting clubs and societies.