Sarah Hand Meachem, “‘They Will Be Adjudged By Their Drink, What Kinde of Housewives They Are:” Gender, Technology, and Household Cidering in England and the Chesapeake, 1690 to 1760,” The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography 111, No. 2 (2003): 117-150
1. How, when, and why did alcohol production switch from women’s work to men’s work in England?
2. Why did it take so much longer for this same transition to take place in colonial Virginia and Maryland?