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Farm and small town workers in metropolitan war industry

Landis, Paul Henry

Farm and small town workers in metropolitan war industry

a sociological study of war migrants in Spokane, Washington

by Landis, Paul Henry

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Published by State College of Washington, Agricultural Experiment Station in Pullman, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Migration, Internal,
  • Washington (State) -- Population

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSociological study of war migrants on Spokane, Washington
    Statementby Paul H. Landis and Katherine H. Day.
    SeriesSeries in rural population -- no. 11, Bulletin / State College of Washington. Agricultural Experiment Station -- no. 460, Bulletin (State College of Washington. Agricultural Experiment Station) -- no. 460.
    ContributionsDay, Katherine H., State College of Washington. Agricultural Experiment Station., State College of Washington. Division of Rural Sociology.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination39 p. :
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13569996M
    OCLC/WorldCa19484586

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