Harvey Girls

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Hello just wondering if anyone out there has ever worked on the Harvey Girls or Picture Brides and taken that on as a project. Or mail order brides in general really.

https://youtu.be/kU0KkaCQFhI?t=898

I hope that works, if not check Youtube for Today I Found Out. Ever since seeing Sarah Plain and Tall I have been wondering about the concept of that film. Apparently men and women taking out ads in papers was a very common thing during Manifest Destiny and beyond.

For anyone interested in the wild west or WWII these would be great.
in Requests for Project Volunteers by Anonymous Lewis G2G Crew (850 points)
retagged by Julie Ricketts
Hi! I Added a few tags to your post to get the attention of the project leaders for our US History project, etc.
Thank you. I can't wait to hear the stories that come from this project. History and odd people and unusual circumstances are always fascinating for me. Elijah

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