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"Nell Nelson" Spends a Half-Day in the Princess Knitting Company's Unwholsomene Factory
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Nell Nelson works a job usually completed by female child laborers at a Chicago factory. Part of an undercover series exposing working conditions in the city's industries for women.
"Nell Nelson" Spends an Hour n the Factory of Henry W. King & Co, on Union Street, And Reads The Old Story of Want and Misery, Ill Health and Privation - in the Faces of The Toilers
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Nelson continues her undercover expose of women's working conditions in Chicago factories.
Take a Trip with a "Times" Reporter Through a Mattress and Pillow Manufactory
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Nell Nelson reports on the working conditions for women in a mattress factory in Chicago as part of her undercover series.
Their Condition in the Shoe Shops as Described by "The Times" Lady Reporter. Little Heroines Who Work For Three Meals, a Roof at Night, and Their Carfare.
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"Nell Nelson" goes to a shoe factory and examines the working conditions of young girls working to support their families on low wages.
A Young Widow Attempted to Support Herself and Child by Making Overalls
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Nell Nelson gives the account of court room plea for mercy by a woman working in Chicago's garment industry. The article is part of an undercover series on working conditions for women in Chicago's factories.
A "Times" reporter Accompanies a Health Officer on Another Visit to The Slave-Pens
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A Times reporter makes a second trip with the health department to factories in Chicago, where working conditions for women and children are very poor.
Nell Nelson Continues To Expose the Slave-Grinding Hell-Holes of Chicago
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Part of the Times's undercover series on working conditions for women in Chicago's factories, based on undercover time spent working as a laborer by "Nell Nelson"
"The Times" Reporter Wanders Into The Loud-Smelling Tailor-Shops on Twelfth Street. An Insight Into the Peculair Methods by Which Wholesale Clothing Dealers Grow Rich.
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A (male) reporter is taken through the cloak factories by an insider volunteer as Nell Nelson's undercover series on working conditions for women in Chicago factories continues.
Places Where Virtue Counts for Nothing and Is Not Tolerated by the Employer. Body and Soul Must Be Given Up To The Scoundrels Or The Employee Loses Her Situation.
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Nelson's undercover stories about working conditions for women in Chicago's factories continue. This article focuses on the city's printing companies, one in particular that the Health Department was investigating for the treatment of a female employee by a foreman.
"Nell Nelson" spends a Day Among the Serfs and Bondwomen in the Shops of "Little Hell." For Four Hours of Unceasing Toil in a Dirty, Crowded Tailor's Room She Is Paid Six Cents.
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"Nell Nelson" finds work in a slop shop for a day, making ready-made clothes for a measly wage, part of her undercover series on working conditions for women and children in Chicago's factories.
"Nell Nelson" investigates the Boston Store and Is Shocked at What She Finds. A Basement that on a Hot Day is So Stifling it Reminds One of the "Black Hole of Calcutta."
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The undercover series continues its expose of working conditions for women in Chicago's factories. Nell Nelson posed as a laborer looking for work (and working) at several factories in the city.
The "Times" Lady Reporter Finds Some Factorymen who treat their Employees Decently. At the Dearborn Feather Duster Company's Place the Conditions Could Be Improved.
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Nell Nelson's undercover series exposing working conditions for women in Chicago's factories continues. This article looks at some of the places with better conditions for laborers, despite very low pay.
A Second Investigation "By Request" of Some of the Places Already Visited
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Nell Nelson's undercover series examining women's working conditions in Chicago factories continues with a re-examination of some of the factories, by request.
Nell Nelson Puts in a Whole Day with Pardridge & Co. on State Street
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Nell Nelson works as a dry-goods clerk as part of her undercover look into the conditions for female laborers in Chicago's factory industry.
"The Times'" Lady Reporter Spends a Day in Goldsmith's Tailor Shop at 258 Rumsey Street
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part of Nell Nelson's undercover series on working conditions for women in Chicago's factories. Nelson worked undercover in several factories as research for the series.
While Among Chicago's Weak Serfs The Times Lady Reporter Finds Mr. Goss' "Good Jew"
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The fifth installment of Nell Nelson's undercover reports from Chicago's factories, documenting the working conditions of woman and girl laborers.
"The Times'" Lady Reporter, in the Guise of a Factory Bondwoman, is insulted by a Scoundrel
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The fourth article in the undercover series exposing working conditions in Chicago's factories for women and girls. The reporter, pseudonym Nell Nelson, spent time undercover working in several area factories.
Further Details of the Factory Investgation Conducted by "The Times'" Lady Reporter. A Cloak Concern Where Nothing But Fear of the Law Seems to Prevent The Use of the Lash
Nell Nelson
The second article in Nell Nelson (a pseudonym)'s undercover series on the working conditions of women and girls in Chicago's factories.
A Lady Reporter's Experience in the Shops with the Sewing Serfs. Making Tidies at Sixty Cents a Dozen and Paying Three Dollars for the Privilege
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The first in Nell Nelson's series based on time undercover in factories employing girls and women in Chicago. The description of the series, printed in the Times, reads: "...These articles are written by a young lady who passed through the common experiences of those unfortunates of her own sex who are compelled to undergo the hardships and tortures of factory life in this city. She tells plainly what she saw and what she heard; gives names and places whenever necessary, and backs up her statements with unquestionable proofs."
Merle Linda Wolin
Wolin continues her investigative report on LA's garment industry, based on time spent undercover working in factories.
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