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The Girls Are Coming (Midwest Reflections)
The Girls Are Coming - Midwest Reflections
Author: Peggie Carlson
In 1974, lured by good wages, a 22-year-old African American college student from suburban Minneapolis started work as a pipefitter trainee for Minnegasco, a Minnesota natural-gas utility. Peggie Samples was one of the first four women hired by the company into non-secretarial jobs after the passage of the Equal Employment Opportunity Act of 197...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780873513760
ISBN-10: 0873513762
Publication Date: 6/1999
Pages: 203
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Publisher: Minnesota Historical Society Press
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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Interesting read about women breaking the barriers of what is considered "male" only work.


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