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Draft of a 1936 Letter to the Chicago Tribune about Sexual Harassment in the Office

By: Anon.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, 1936

Edition: Original

Seller ID: 2244

Condition: Very Good


Two-page typed letter (on two leaves of onion skin paper) from “Bea” to Miss Doris Blake of the Chicago Tribune, dated December 11, 1936. Bea offers a stunning and well-worded rebuke of Blake’s “silly article” titled “Steno-Boss Affair Often Girl’s Fault” in which refers to these “girls” as “predatory females.” Bea recently had to leave a job because she “would not stand for the unwelcome attentions of some bigoted male who felt he was irresis... View more info