Labor History in 2:00

July 3 - Charlotte Perkins Gilman

July 3, 2022

On this day on labor history the year was 1860. That was the day Charlotte Perkins Gilman was born in Hartford, Connecticut. Her father abandoned the family when Charlotte was an infant leaving them in poverty. This forced them to move around frequently.  Charlotte’s education suffered as a consequence as she attended seven schools in four years. 

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