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The Woman of the People

Bessie John Van Vorst In this article Mrs. John Van Vorst gives a sociological account of America's working women, dividing them into ...

Published Article - marshall - 2011-10-08 10:38

"Jamie The Kid" - Josiah Flynt - Harper's

Josiah Flynt Although based on Flynt's actual experiences, this piece was published in Harper's as fiction. It tells the story of ...

Published Article - marshall - 2011-11-23 05:30

"Club Life Among Outcasts" - Josiah Flynt - Harper's

Josiah Flynt Flynt writes about the hierarchy and structure within the homeless or "tramp" community in the late nineteenth century. ...

Published Article - marshall - 2011-11-23 07:33

"Reporters Become of Age" - Isabelle Keating Savell - Harper's Magazine

Isabelle Keating Savell Isabelle Keating Savell writes about the change in newspapers for the people of her time. ...

Published Article - EASTHAMPTON - 2012-06-28 10:25

A Way Out of the Welfare Mess

Edgar May Edgar May writes about his experience working as an Erie County welfare caseworker during his investigation into welfare fraud for ...

Published Article - marshall - 2012-06-29 04:02

"Nickel-and-Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America" - Barbara Ehrenreich - Harper's

Barbara Ehrenreich "At the beginning of June 1998 I leave behind everything that normally soothes the ego and sustains the body -- ...

Published Article - brookekroeger - 2012-07-26 08:54

"Welcome to Cancerland" - Barbara Ehrenreich - Harper's

Barbara Ehrenreich "I was thinking of it as one of those drive-by mammograms, one stop in a series of mundate missions including post ...

Published Article - brookekroeger - 2012-07-26 08:55

"We Do Abortions Here: A Nurse's Story" - Sallie Tisdale - Harper's

Sallie Tisdale Sallie Tisdale, a nurse, describes working as a nurse in an abortion clinic. ...

Published Article - brookekroeger - 2012-08-01 11:43

III-"Working with the Working Woman" - Cornelia Stratton Parker - Harper's Magazine

"Days in a Laundry" Cornelia Stratton Parker Monday, August ...

Published Article - brookekroeger - 2012-08-01 12:21

IV-"Working With the Working Woman" - Cornelia Stratton Parker - Harper's Magazine

"In a Dress Factory" Cornelia Stratton Parker Saturday, ...

Published Article - brookekroeger - 2012-08-01 12:24