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State laws affecting working women.

United States. Women"s Bureau.

State laws affecting working women.

by United States. Women"s Bureau.

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Published by Govt. print. off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Employment -- United States.,
    • Labor laws and legislation -- United States.,
    • Hours of labor -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesBulletin,, no. 16
      ContributionsGordon, Mildred J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6093 .A3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination51 p.
      Number of Pages51
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL261183M
      LC Control Numberl 22000016
      OCLC/WorldCa6342871

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