Punch, 20 (1851), 229.
Every Lady Her Own Housemaid
Exhibitions, Invention, Gender
Discusses Joseph Paxton's claim that his machine for sweeping the floor of the Great Exhibition is redundant because 'the long dresses of the ladies' perform the work.
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