The OE History Pub in Bend

McMenamins Old St. Francis School, 700 NW Bond Street, Bend
Jan. 31, 2017, 7 p.m.

"Working Women: Caroline Gleason/Sister Miriam Theresa and Oregon's First Minimum Wage Law."  Presented by Janice Dilg, Independent Historian from Portland.

In 1913, Caroline Gleason, later known as Sister Miriam Theresa, worked in Portland factories, surveyed working women across Oregon, and helped craft the nation's first compulsory minimum wage law.

Working Women Poster