Women have been involved in business and industry throughout history. In the United States, the nature of women's involvement in the workforce has changed over time affected by such events as industrialization, wars, and changes in societal norms. This research guide highlights primary and secondary sources that reveal women's involvement in business, industry, commerce, and entrepreneurship across United States history. For questions or further information, please Ask a Business Librarian.
"Lean In": A Guide to Resources about Women in Business and the Workforce
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General Publications and Reports
Notable Business Women and Entrepreneurs
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Image (left): "I've found the job where I fit best!" find your war job in industry, agriculture, business
George R[...], Washington, D.C. : Office of War Information, 1943.
Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-99103
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division