Fred Harvey & the Harvey Girls




Fred Harvey was a talented visionary who saw the need for quality hotels and restaurants for weary travelers making their way West. Working in concert with the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway, Fred Harvey opened the first of his highly successful Harvey Houses in 1876 in Topeka, Kansas.

Each class download includes a colorful, image-based PowerPoint Slide Deck (presentation time: 30 – 40 minutes), Microsoft Word Speaker Notes, Songs & Playlist, a Call & Response Poem, and a Creative Workshop Project Lesson Plan (one or two 30-minute sessions). Click here to learn more: Class Components