Office work was the path to the working world for most women, such as these employees of The News & Observer’s business office.
Office work was the path to the working world for most women, such as these employees of The News & Observer’s business office. N&O Photo
Office work was the path to the working world for most women, such as these employees of The News & Observer’s business office. N&O Photo

In the ’20s and beyond, the typewriter was the key to feminism

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History fascinates us. We love to linger over old photographs or accounts of years long gone. Discovering our own personal histories can become an enjoyable pastime. This blog will provide some looks into that past. We'll look at NC history in general, and Triangle history in particular. We'll also try to give you the tips and tools (and connections) for looking at your own history.