Women in apprenticeship--there"s a future in it!
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Women in apprenticeship--there"s a future in it! by United States. Women"s Bureau.

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Published by Dept. of Labor, Office of the Secretary, Women"s Bureau in Washington .
Written in English


  • Apprentices -- United States,
  • Women -- Employment -- United States

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Edition Notes

SeriesLeaflet - Women"s Bureau ; 58, Leaflet (United States. Women"s Bureau) -- 58
The Physical Object
Paginationfolder (8 p.) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14923545M

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