TITLE

The origin of the U.S. Department of Labor

AUTHOR(S)
Grossman, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
March 1973
SOURCE
Monthly Labor Review;Mar73, Vol. 96 Issue 3, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
5990330

 

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