IV-"Eva Gay's Travels" - Eva Gay - St. Paul Gobe

IV-"Eva Gay's Travels" - Eva Gay - St. Paul Gobe

Among the Girls Who Toil in the Steam Laundries of Minneapolis; Beal's the Place Where Poor Girls Work and Get No Pay for It; One Laundry Where the Girl Help is Treated as It Should Be; Why Girls Go Astray--Character No Object--Observations on Laundry Life

by: Eva Gay | publication date: April 22, 1888 | Publication: St. Paul Globe | pages: 9:2

". . . I was told that a union exists among the employers so that they may the more readily dictate wages . . . I suggested that the girls organize themselves for protection . . ."

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