Women Working Their Way Through Logging Camps

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The North Calotte : perspectives on the histories and cultures of northernmost Europe, p. 136-147

Title: Women Working Their Way Through Logging Camps
Author: Snellman, Hanna
Editor: Lähteenmäki, Maria; Pihlaja, Päivi Maria
Publisher: Kustannus Puntsi
Date: 2005
Language: en
Belongs to series: Publications of the Department of History, University of Helsinki;18
ISBN: 952-5343-21-9
ISSN: 0357-9549
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10224/4769
Abstract: The Finnish Forest History Society carried out an extensive oral history project in Finland in 1999— 2002 under my guidance, interviewing more than a thousand people who once earned their livelihood in the forest trade. Because previous research had not paid due attention to women's work, we also wished to collect their recollections of the trade. Up to the 1980s, cooking and cleaning was the most important female occupation in the forest trade. These duties are the subject of this article.
Subject (ysa): Suomi
naiset
metsätyö
Lappi


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