Activities

Laundry Cheat Sheet

Overview and Purpose This outline will focus on the best practices for laundry in a perfect situation, as if one had all the knowledge and resources available and they were being put into proper practice. Read more

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Activities

Laundry Demonstration

Why Laundry? The purpose of this article to assist living historians learn enough about laundry to develop their own demonstration. It will focus on the best practices being used in a perfect situation, as if Read more

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Laundry

Forget the Wash Board

Washboards With Ridges The old timey ridged washboard was not used to do laundry until the 10th century. Bucking, clapping and heating laundry is very effective when laundering linens.   Wash boards with ridges are something Read more

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