THE HARVEY WAY

Start with an educated young woman with  good manners, high moral values, and a neat and attractive appearance. No experience necessary. Give her a contract of 6-12 months that includes a salary, tips plus room and board–and a month of training that rivaled boot...

THOSE HARVEY GIRLS #2: IT ALL STARTED WHEN….

      Before Fred Harvey–and his famous staff of Harvey Girl waitresses–came along (in 1876), patronizing a roadhouse that was near a water stop for the train was a traveler’s only food choice. Travelers often paid for the meal as part of their...