Women"s occupations through seven decades.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: At head of title: United States Dept. of Labor, Women's Bureau. Reprint of the ed. published by U.S. Genre/Form: Census data Census, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hooks, Janet Montgomery. Women's occupations through seven decades.

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^Occupations in which the number of women has more than doubled since include— Office-machine operators, hospital attendants, operatives in factories pro- At every age through 64 years the largest group of women workers is in clerical work; among girls under 20 and women 45 and older.

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