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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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American Government: A Consideration of the Problems of Democracy ...

Frank Abbott Magruder - Political science - 1917 - 754 pages
...promote, and develop the welfare Copyright, Underwood & Underwood, NY ELLIS ISLAND. of wage earners in the United States, to improve their working conditions,...their opportunities for profitable / employment. The department has a bureau of immigration, -f a bureau of naturalization, a bureau of labor statistics,...
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The American Journal of International Law

James Brown Scott, George Grafton Wilson - Electronic journals - 1917
...promote, and develop the agricultural interests and the welfare of the wage earners of Porto Rico, to improve their working conditions, and to advance their opportunities for profitable employment, and shall perform such other duties as may be prescribed by law. SEC. 19. That the commissioner of...
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Production and Conservation of Food Supplies: Hearing Before the Committee ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry - Alcoholic beverage industry - 1917 - 598 pages
...LABOR DIVISION. Miscellaneous expenses—Supplying farm labor: To enable the Secretary of I^abor to promote and develop the welfare of the wage earners of the United States by mobilizing and training persons for farm work and labor, to wit: For salaries of officers and employees...
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Use Your Government: What Your Government Does for You

Alissa Franc - Executive departments - 1918 - 374 pages
...1913, Congress approved of the Act which created the Department of Labor. Its first section reads: "The purpose of the Department of Labor shall be to...their opportunities for profitable employment." The Act shows no authority for the development of any special privileges for wage earners. It is, however,...
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School Life, Volumes 26-27

Education - 1942
...Labor which was a subdepartment of the Department of Commerce. The Department of Labor was established "to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the...their opportunities for profitable employment." The Secretary of Labor is head of the Department and has the aid of a first and second assistant secretary....
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Report of Proceedings of the National War Labor Conference: Washington, June ...

National war labor conference. Washington, D.C., 1918, United States Employment Service - Employment agencies - 1918 - 91 pages
...clause of the organic law of the Department of Labor which prescribes the purpose of the department to be " to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of...advance their opportunities for profitable employment." Wage earners, Mr. Post reminded the conference, are usually referred to as "labor," and In consequence...
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What Every American Should Know about the War: A Series of Studies by the ...

Montaville Flowers - World War, 1914-1918 - 1918 - 368 pages
...framed it; whoever did it either knew what he was about or else he didn't ! Here is what he said : "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...
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The American Nation, a History: From Original Sources by ..., Volume 27

Albert Bushnell Hart - United States - 1918
...machinery." The new department was designed "to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage-earners of the United States, to improve their working conditions,...advance their opportunities for profitable employment." To it were transferred from the Department of Commerce and Labor (henceforth known as the Department...
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Monthly Labor Review, Volume 66

United States. Bureau of Labor Statistics - Labor - 1948
...principles stated in the law of 1913 establishing the Department have consistently guided He work, namely, "to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners of the United States, to improve then1 working conditions, and to advance their opportunities for profitable employment." Federal activity...
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National Progress, 1907-1917, Volume 39

Frederic Austin Ogg - United States - 1918 - 430 pages
...machinery." The new department was designed "to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage-earners of the United States, to improve their working conditions,...advance their opportunities for profitable employment." To it were transferred from the Department of Commerce and Labor (henceforth known as the Department...
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