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" The purpose of the Department of Labor shall be to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners of the United States, to improve their working conditions, and to advance their opportunities for profitable employment. "
W. B. Wilson and the Department of Labor - Page 151
by Roger Ward Babson - 1919 - 276 pages
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The World's Work ...: A History of Our Time, Volume 31

1916
...act of March 4, 1913, creating the Department of Labor and expressly declaring that its purpose is "to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the...advance their opportunities for profitable employment." Ever since 1865, labor organizations had been continuously advocating a Government Department with...
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National Colonization Bill: Hearings Before the Committee on Labor, House of ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Labor - Agricultural colonies - 1916 - 125 pages
...literally. In the organic act of the department it is provided that its purpose shall be "to focter. promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners...advance their opportunities for profitable employment." I do not know who put in that adjective, but whoever did it must have known exactly what he was about,...
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Monthly Review of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Volume 1

Labor - 1916
...account of the larger powers given to the department, as is plainly indicated by these words of the act: The purpose of the Department of Labor shall be to...and develop the welfare of the wage earners of the Umted States, to improve their working conditions, and to advance their opportunities for profitable...
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Railway Carmen's Journal, Volume 21

Labor unions - 1916
...adequately carry on the work provided by the law creating the Department of Labor, to-wit: Section 1. The purpose of the Department of Labor shall be to...promote and develop the welfare of the wage earners in the United States, to improve their working conditions and to advance their opportunities for profitable...
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New Ideals in Business, an Account of Their Practice and Their Effects Upon ...

Ida Minerva Tarbell - Industrial welfare - 1916 - 339 pages
...the Department of Labour," the new act reads " shall be to foster, promote and develop the welfare of wage earners of the United States, to improve their...advance their opportunities for profitable employment." Under this new power what looks like a very practical organisation is operating. The entire United...
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Annual Report

United States. Children's Bureau - Children - 1916
...reason of the additional powers granted to the Department of Labor in the organic act creating it, viz: The purpose of the Department of Labor shall be to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of wage earners of the United States, to improve their working conditions, and to advance their opportunities...
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Mediation, Investigation, and Arbitration in Industrial Disputes

George Ernest Barnett, David Aloysius McCabe - Arbitration, Industrial - 1916 - 208 pages
...the Department of Labor shall be to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners in the United States, to improve their working conditions,...advance their opportunities for profitable employment. SECTION 8. The Secretary of Labor shall have power to act as mediator and to appoint commissioners...
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Final Report of the Commission on Industrial Relations: Including the Report ...

United States. Commission on Industrial Relations - Industrial relations - 1916 - 269 pages
...the Department of Labor shall he to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners in the United States, to improve their working conditions, and to advance their opportunities for profltuhle employment. SEC. 8. The Secretary of Labor shall have power to act as mediator and to appoint...
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Annual Report, Issue 4

United States. Children's Bureau - Children - 1917
...Labor itself are conferred by the following clause quoted from the first section of its organic act : " The purpose of the Department of Labor shall be to...advance their opportunities for profitable employment." Under that comprehensive authority, in conjunction with the facilities put at the disposal of the department...
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Civil Government of the United States and the State of Missouri

Perry Scott Rader - Missouri - 1917 - 462 pages
...of Labor was created March 4, 1913, "to foster, promote and develop the welfare of the wage-earners of the United States, to improve their working conditions,...their opportunities for profitable employment." The Secretary of Labor has power to act as mediator and to appoint commissioners of conciliation in labor...
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