Subject Description

Subject

Housekeeping

OCM Identifier

356

Subject Description

Information on the upkeep of dwelling and outbuildings (e.g., painting, repairs); routine indoor chores (e.g., housecleaning, bedmaking); in archaeological contexts, includes unspecified routine domestic tasks that occur outdoor adjacent to a dwelling; use and care of household implements and appliances; etc.

The scope note was updated in 2000, 2005, and 2007.

Equipment and maintenance of buildings

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