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Negro women in industry.

United States. Women"s Bureau.

Negro women in industry.

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American women -- Employment -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBulletin of the Women"s bureau -- no. 20., Bulletin (United States. Women"s Bureau) -- 20.
    ContributionsShields, Emma L., United States. Dept. of Labor. Division of Negro Economics.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6057.5.U5 S555 1922
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 54, [1] p.
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18218255M
    LC Control Number22000164

      Adapted from Margot Lee Shetterly's book Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race, the film focuses on three real Author: Matt Blitz.   Through the efforts of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW), the National Association of Colored Graduate Nurses (NACGN) and other organization and leaders African American women were eventually enabled to enlist and work in the military. The National Council of Negro Women is a coalition comprised of community-based sections in 32 states and 38 national organizational affiliates that works to enlighten and inspire more than 3,, women and men. Its mission is to lead, advocate for and empower women of African descent, their families and communities. NCNW was founded in by Dr. Mary McLeod .


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Women's Bureau.; United States. Department of Labor. Division of Negro Economics.]. Negro Women In Industry Paperback – February 9, by United : Paperback. NEGRO WOMEN IN INDUSTRY.

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