Negro women in industry

  • 65 Pages
  • 3.12 MB
  • English
Govt. Print. Off. , Washington
African Americans -- Employment, Women -- Employment -- United States, African American
SeriesBulletin of the Women"s bureau -- no. 20, Bulletin (United States. Women"s Bureau) -- 20
ContributionsShields, Emma L, United States. Dept. of Labor. Division of Negro Economics
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 65, [1] p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15583780M

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