Each week Sepia Saturday offers bloggers with a genealogical or nostalgic bent to share photos from times gone by. This week the prompt above inspired me to look for photos of governesses or nannies, aka nurses.
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I wonder how the nanny for all 5 of these children managed.
If you’re interested in domestic servants from the past, I did a group project in grad school and created a digital library with all sorts of documents about and images of domestic servants. You can check it out here.