The origin of the U.S. Department of Labor

Grossman, Jonathan
March 1973
Monthly Labor Review;Mar73, Vol. 96 Issue 3, p3
Academic Journal
Discusses the history of the United States Department of Labor. Signing of law creating the department by U.S. President William H. Taft; Pioneering of the first bureau of labor statistics by Massachusetts; Influence of the economic conditions; Establishment of the Department of Commerce and Labor; General observations 60 years after the U.S. Department was established.


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