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Women in industry

Mary Elizabeth Pidgeon

Women in industry

a series of papers to aid study groups (partly revised in 1935)

by Mary Elizabeth Pidgeon

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

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Employment -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mary Elizabeth Pidgeon.
    SeriesBulletin of the [U. S.] Women"s bureau -- no. 91., Bulletin (United States. Women"s Bureau) -- 91.
    ContributionsUnited States. Women"s Bureau.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6093 .A3 no. 91 1935, HD6093.A35 no. 91 .A3 no. 91 1935
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 79 p.
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18218489M
    LC Control Number35000092

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