Published by Ancestry Blog: Working Girls

This is a guest post by Mary Penner, professional forensic genealogist. In 1886, a highly-skilled San Francisco stenographer, earning a hefty salary of $75 a month, offered her opinion about the low wages for most women workers.We work cheaper than the men; that’s the reason why we are working ourselves into the men’s places. … When a…

http://blogs.ancestry.com/ancestry/2015/07/09/working-girls/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=working-girls

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