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Hours and health of women workers.

Report of Illinois Industrial survey, December, 1918.

by Illinois. Industrial survey.

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Published by Schnepp & Barnes, state printers in [Springfield .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Employment -- Illinois,
    • Hours of labor

    • Edition Notes

      Statement
      ContributionsHerrick, James Bryan, 1861-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6064 .I3 1918
      The Physical Object
      Pagination120 p. incl. tables, diagrs.
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6621386M
      LC Control Number19027042
      OCLC/WorldCa5132274

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