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Gaer, Joseph (1897-1969) People's Plan for Reconversion

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.037 Author/Creator: Gaer, Joseph (1897-1969) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: 1944 Pagination: 23 p. ; 19.5 x 13.5 cm.

Summary of Content: One pamphlet entitled, "People's Plan for Reconversion" written by Joseph Gaer dated 1944. Details the strategy for reconversion to follow the end of World War II. Requesting wages after the war to ensure that it matches the cost of living, improving the United States Employment Service, and unemployment wages.

Background Information: This is No. 2 in PAC's (Political Action Committee) Pamphlet of the Month series.

People: Gaer, Joseph, 1897-1969

Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Subjects: World War IIFinanceFundingEmploymentWorker's rightsLegislationFair Pay

Sub Era: World War II

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