Records of Industrial Welfare Commission and Related Boards
Creator: Kansas. Public Service Commission
Level of Description: Series
Material Type: Government record
Call Number: Unavailable
Unit ID: 192922
Space Required/Quantity: 0.30 cubic feet
Title (Main title): Records of Industrial Welfare Commission and Related Boards
Scope and Content
Scope and content: Minutes, hearings, testimonies, and legal documents of cases appearing before the Industrial Welfare Commission concerning working conditions, wages, and working hours of women and minors in Kansas. The records are arranged by topic according for four industry boards: the Factory Board, Laundry Board, Mercantile Board, and War Board. Included are rebuttal testimonies of industry leaders protesting shorter workday hours.
Kansas. Industrial Welfare Commission -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Child labor -- Kansas
Hours of labor -- Kansas
Wages -- Kansas
Women employees -- Kansas
Work environment -- Kansas
Creators and Contributors
Kansas State Agencies. State Labor Department (1939-1977). Multiple subunits/subunit not defined.
Kansas State Agencies. Industrial Welfare Commission.
Kansas State Agencies. Public Service Commission.