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Women in war work

Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Women in war work

an exhibit prepared by the Franklin institute in cooperation with Women"s program, War man-power commission, Women"s bureau, U.S. Department of labor [and] Office of war information; arranged by Ladies" home journal, the Curtis publishing company; a catalog of the exhibit Women in war work.

by Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.)

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Published in [Philadelphia] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Employment -- United States.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Women.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLadies" home journal.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6095 .F78
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[48] p.
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6454322M
      LC Control Number43013625
      OCLC/WorldCa4970935


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