Forging their own identity : female clerical workers in twentieth century America
Creekmore, Mary Catherine, Corcoran Department of History, University of Virginia
Gaston, Paul M., Department of History, University of Virginia
The paper analyzes how clerical work was considered a high class occupation for women during the early decades of the 20th century, and how these workers made more than females in other available occupations.
MA (Master of Arts)
Women -- Employment -- United States -- History -- 20th century, Clerks -- United States -- History -- 20th century, Sex role in the work environment -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Digitization of this thesis was made possible by a generous grant from the Jefferson Trust, 2015.
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