Really cool historic breastfeeding pictures

I’ve been meaning to post a link to Jennifer James’ breastfeeding blog (on for ages. She puts up historical breastfeeding pictures, along with a little commentary and historical context. I find these such an interesting window into the breastfeeding and mothering world of women just a few generations ago. I look at them and see so much that is just like mothering today and I wonder what I can learn from them. Here’s a sample:



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