Story: Carpenter, Emily Elizabeth

Home science tutor Emily Elizabeth Carpenter in a demonstration kitchen, 1956

Home science tutor Emily Elizabeth Carpenter in a demonstration kitchen, 1956

From 1948 Emily Carpenter was head of the University of Otago Home Science Extension Department and ran practical courses for women on home management.

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Leah Taylor. 'Carpenter, Emily Elizabeth', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2000. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/5c9/carpenter-emily-elizabeth (accessed 3 July 2020)