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Hannah at the Mill

Story Stats

Rating: 5
Grade Level: 5
Page count: 5



Appeared in

Cricket Magazine Vol 22, Num 7, March 1995

Story Summary

A nicely told story about a typical working day for the girls in the 19th century, New England textile mills. Though the harsh realities of their days are somewhat softened, it is, never-the-less, a nice window on the life of a working girl in a time before labor law reform and women's rights.