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Title
An essay on the wages paid to females for their labour :  in the form of a letter, from a gentleman in Boston to his friend in Philadelphia   / by Joseph Tuckerman.
United States gazette (Philadelphia, Pa. : 1823 : Daily)
Name/Creator
Tuckerman, Joseph, 1778-1840, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:489224 
Location
Andover-Harv. Theol

Widener

Schlesinger

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Place of Origin
Boston
Place of Origin
New York
Place of Origin
Baltimore
Publisher
For sale by Carey & Hart, John Grigg, and Towar & Hogan
Publisher
by Carter & Hendee, and Cummings & Hillyard
Publisher
by Collins & Hanay
Publisher
by E.J. Coale
Language
English
Description
58 p. ; 17 cm.
Form/Genre
text

bibliography

print
Subject
Women -- Employment -- United States ;  Wages -- Women -- United States ;  Working class women -- United States

Note
At head of title: Prize essay.

A premium was awarded to the author by the editor of the Gazette of the United States, Philadelphia, in February, 1830, for the best essay on the inadequacy of the wages paid to female laborers and on the effects of that inadequacy upon the happiness and morals of those females and their families.

Includes bibliographical references.