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This article was published in 1895.
658 articles were published that year.

This article has a primary subject code of "Employment Agencies" (II D 8).
45 articles share this primary code.

  • Reform Advocate -- December 28, 1895
    [A Creche for Jewish Children]

    A workroom, where girls and women may be given employment during the winter, will soon be established at W. 12th and S. Halsted streets by fifteen Jewish charity societies. A public nursery is now conducted at the same locality, and the workroom will be operated in connection with it, thus providing a haven for children while their mothers are engaged in their work. The workroom is non-sectarian and is designed to give employment to unskilled labor.

    Jewish
    II D 8