Herrick, Christine Terhune, 1859-1944

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Christine Terhune Herrick was a prolific writer of cookbooks and works on home economics. She was born in Newark, New Jersey, and educated by private tutors and, later, studied in Europe. She taught briefly before her marriage, and was encouraged by her mother and husband to write books on domestic matters; her first article was published in the premier issue of Good Housekeeping. A productive and influential writer, she wrote numerous books and articles about household management and promoting a wife's role as her husband's business partner.

From the description of Christine Terhune Herrick letters to W.J. Benners, 1902. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 130046454

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associatedWith Benners, William J. (William James), 1863-1940, person
associatedWith Freeman, Mary Eleanor Wilkins, 1852-1930. person
associatedWith Fullerton, Hugh S. (Hugh Stuart), 1873-1945. person
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Thanet, Octave, 1850-1934. person
associatedWith Women's Project of New Jersey corporateBody
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United States
Women authors--20th century--Correspondence


Birth 1859-06-13

Death 1944-12-02


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