Letter from WPA Teachers Union to Gov. Lehman

Letter from WPA Teachers Union to Governor Herbert Lehman, supporting the proposed Child Labor Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, 1937. The secretary, Morris Levine, praised Lehman for supporting its passage, arguing that child labor decreased wages for tradesmen and resulted in the stunted physical and educational growth of children.
Date Original
February 8 1937
New York State Archives, New York (State). Governor (1933-1942 : Lehman). Central subject and correspondence files, 1933-1942. Series 13682-53, Box 16, Folder 4.
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