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Shorter workday

Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen.

Shorter workday

a plea in the public interest.

by Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen.

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Published by Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen in Cleveland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- United States -- Employees -- Hours of service

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination55 p.
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14790754M


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