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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (8 volumes) : illustrations, map, forms.
  • Publisher: Washington : United States Government Printing Office, 1940-1941.

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General Note:
At head of title: United States Department of Labor, Frances Perkins, secretary. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Isador Lubin, commissioner, in cooperation with Works Progress Administration.
"Study of consumer purchases: urban technical series."
"The National Resources Committee and the Central Statistical Board cooperated in the nation-wide study"--V. I, page viii.
Formatted Contents Note:
v. I. Housing -- v. II. Food -- v. III. Clothing and personal care -- v. IV. Furnishings and equipment -- v. V. Medical care -- v. VI. Travel and transportation -- v. VII. Recreation, reading, formal education, tobacco, contributions, and personal taxes -- v. VIII. Changes in assets and liabilities.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on online resource; title from volume I PDF cover (FRASER, viewed Jan. 2, 2019).
Subject: Income > United States.
Cost and standard of living > United States.

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