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  • Women and Work -                        American Life Histories: Manuscripts from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1940

    Women and Work - American Life Histori...

    The Federal Writers' Project of the 1930s recorded more than 10,000 life stories of men and woman from a variety of occupations and ethnic groups. The following is a sampling of these ...

    • Original Format: Web Pages
  • American Life Histories: Manuscripts from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1940

    American Life Histories: Manuscripts from the Federal Writers...

    This collection of life histories consists of approximately 2,900 documents, compiled and transcribed by more than 300 writers from 24 states, working on the Folklore Project of the Federal Writers' Project, a ...

    • Original Format: Web Pages
    • Date: 1889
  • Introduction -                        American Life Histories: Manuscripts from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1940

    Introduction - American Life Histories...

    Mrs. Hannegan (right) runs a boarding house for girls working in war plants. Marjory Collins. Photograph, 1943. (LC-USW3-27727-D). © 1980 Ann Banks During the Great Depression of the 1930s, when as many ...

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  • Industrial Lore -                        American Life Histories: Manuscripts from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1940

    Industrial Lore - American Life Histor...

    The Federal Writers' Project of the 1930s recorded more than 10,000 life stories of men and woman from a variety of occupations and ethnic groups. The following is a sampling of these ...

    • Original Format: Web Pages
    • Date: 1938-01-31
  • Hard Times in the City -                        American Life Histories: Manuscripts from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1940

    Hard Times in the City - American Life...

    The Federal Writers' Project of the 1930s recorded more than 10,000 life stories of men and woman from a variety of occupations and ethnic groups. The following is a sampling of these ...

    • Original Format: Web Pages
    • Date: 1939-04-30
  • Rank and File -                        American Life Histories: Manuscripts from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1940

    Rank and File - American Life Historie...

    The Federal Writers' Project of the 1930s recorded more than 10,000 life stories of men and woman from a variety of occupations and ethnic groups. The following is a sampling of these ...

    • Original Format: Web Pages