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Children's Crusade

Joining forces with leaders in the fields of education, public health, nursing, and medicine, Martha Van Rensselaer was a major contributor to the 1930 White House Conference on Child Health and Protection. This conference was influential in forming national policy on child health issues.


College of Human Ecology Cornell University
  home sewing
  a profession?
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  role in national emergencies?
  influence on consumer culture?
  students' self-definition?
  practice apartments?
  role in the university?
  change to Human Ecology?
  women's suffrage
  Eleanor Roosevelt
  Marriage Course


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