Labor Laws in War Time. Special Bulletin, No. 1, April, 1917

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Title

Labor Laws in War Time. Special Bulletin, No. 1, April, 1917

Description

Publication discussing the importance of protections for the civilian labor force during wartime. Discusses efficiencey Includes concerns for safety, sanitation, hours, wages, child labor, woman's work, social insurance, labor market and administration of labor laws.

Along with other minimum requirements, argues for a three-shift system in continuous industries, one day's rest in seven for all workers, equal pay for equal work without discrimination as to sex, and the prohibition of specially hazardous employment for children under sixteen.

Creator

American Association for Labor Legislation

Source

M 9 Box 98, Adèle Goodman Clark papers, 1849-1978, James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries

Publisher

American Association for Labor Legistlation, New York.

Date

1917 April

Contributor

Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries

Rights

This item is in the public domain. Acknowledgement of the Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries as a source is requested.

Notes

Learn more:
U.S. Department of Labor History, Social Welfare History Project

Citation

American Association for Labor Legislation, “Labor Laws in War Time. Special Bulletin, No. 1, April, 1917,” Social Welfare History Image Portal, accessed December 14, 2017, http://images.socialwelfare.library.vcu.edu/items/show/89.