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Women"s wages on men"s jobs by New York (State) Dept. of Labor. Division of Industrial Relations, Women in Industry and Minimum Wage.

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Published in [Albany?] .
Written in English



  • New York (State)


  • Wages -- New York (State),
  • Women -- Employment -- New York (State)

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Statementprepared by New York State Department of Labor, Division of Women in Industry and Minimum Wage.
LC ClassificationsHD6061 .N5 1944
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 33 p.
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL186938M
LC Control Numbera 44005258

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