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Special legislation for women in industry

Julia Margaret Hicks

Special legislation for women in industry

by Julia Margaret Hicks

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Published by Committee on the Legal Status of Women, National League of Women Voters in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Employment -- Law and legislation -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Julia Margaret Hicks.
    ContributionsNational League of Women Voters (U.S.). Committee on the Legal Status of Women.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF3555 .H53 1927
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23162088M
    LC Control Number2002549695

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