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" An important factor in the labor of Germany is not inquired of in the circular, viz.: the labor of dogs. I have heard it estimated that women and dogs harnessed together do more hauling than the railroads and all other modes of conveyance of goods united.... "
Labor in Europe: Letter from the Secretary of State Reviewing Reports from ... - Page 15
by United States. Bureau of Foreign Commerce - 1885 - 193 pages
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Labor in Europe: Reports from the Consuls of the United States in the ...

United States. Bureau of Foreign Commerce - Cost and standard of living - 1885 - 1757 pages
...women and dogs, hitched together, do more hauling than the railroads and all other vehicles added. Hundreds of small wagons can be seen every day on all the roads leading to Dresden with a dog, as "near horse," harnessed, while the "oft1 horse" is a woman, with her left hand...
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Labor in Europe. Vol. 3. Labor in America, Asia, Africa, Australasia, and ...

United States. Dept. of State - 1885
...women and dogs, hitched together, do more hauling than the railroads and all other vehicles added. Hundreds of small wagons can be seen every day on all the roads leading to Dresden with a dog, as " near horse," harnessed, while the "off horse" is a woman, with her left hand...
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Labor in Europe (America, Asia, Africá Australasia, and Polynesia ..., Volume 1

United States dept. of state - 1885
...women and dogs, hitched together, do more hauling than the railroads and all other vehicles added. Hundreds of small wagons can be seen every day on all the roads leading to Dresden with a dog, as "near horse," harnessed, while the "off hoise" is a woman, with her left hand...
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Biennial Report

California. Department of Agriculture - Agriculture - 1888
...of California. Consul Mason, of Dresden, in the volume entitled " Labor in Europe," page 16, writes: An important factor in the labor of Germany is not...having a dog for the "near horse" harnessed, while the "oil horse" is a woman, with her left hand grasping the wagon tongue to give it direction, and the...
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Proceedings, Issue 9

California. Fruit Growers and Farmers Convention - Fruit-culture - 1888
...of California. Consul Mason of Dresden, in the volume entitled " Labor in Europe," page 16, writes: An important factor in the labor of Germany is not...a dog for the " near horse " harnessed, while the " offhorse " is a woman, with her left hand grasping the wagon tongue to give it direction, and the...
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Biennial Report

California. State Board of Horticulture - Fruit-culture - 1888
...of California. Consul Mason, of Dresden, in the volume entitled " Labor in Europe," page 16, writes: An important factor in the labor of Germany is not...having a dog for the "near horse" harnessed, while the "oil" horse" is a woman, with her left hand grasping the wagon tongue to give it direction, and the...
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Annual Report of the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, Part 2

Pennsylvania. Department of Agriculture - Agriculture - 1897
...conveyance put together. Hundreds of small wagons can be seen any day in the year throughout Saxony on all the roads, leading to and from Dresden, each having a dog on the near side harnessed instead of a horse, while instead of the off-horse, a woman trudges uncomplainingly...
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Appendix to the Journals of the Senate and Assembly ... of the ..., Volume 5

California, California. Legislature - 1888
...of California. Consul Mason, of Dresden, in the volume entitled " Labor in Europe," page 16, writes: An important factor in the labor of Germany is not...having a dog for the ''near horse" harnessed, while the "on horse" is a woman, with her left hand grasping the wagon tongue to give it direction, and the right...
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