The Camp Fire Girls Handbook

The Original 1912 Edition


An original handbook of rules and regulations for the Girl Scouts predecessor!

The Camp Fire Girls was an organization started in 1910 to help educate girls on their outdoor skills and independence. Though lesser-known than the popular Girl Scouts, the Camp Fire Girls embodied the same spirit and education of outdoor and life skills. In this new edition of their original handbook, girls can learn all about how to live their life to the fullest, while experiencing camping and the outdoors. With the use of these guidelines, girls could gain knowledge on:

  • Cooking
  • First Aid
  • Marketing
  • Swimming
  • Sailing
  • Automobile Care
  • Nature
  • And more!
This pocket-sized book contains over 50 original black-and-white photographs of the original Camp Fire Girls members performing their daily activities at camp and earning their merit badges. The Original Camp Fire Girls Handbook is perfect for anyone wanting to learn about historical girls’ camps and their lessons on the great outdoors.

  • Publisher: Skyhorse (May 5, 2020)
  • Length: 96 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781510758599