Home Demonstration2018-05-30T18:13:47+00:00

Home Demonstration

Home Demonstration

Susie V. Powell, with assistance of the Mississippi Federation of Women’s Clubs, established tomato clubs, or “canning clubs,” in the early 1900s. The first canning demonstration took place at Whitworth College in Brookhaven. (Ann Rayburn Paper Americana Collection, Archives and Special Collections, University of Mississippi Library, Oxford, [rayburn_ann_23_08_001])