National Archives at Atlanta

National Archives at Atlanta

Labor

RG 9 - National Recovery Administration
RG 119 - National Youth Administration
RG 211 - War Manpower Commission

RG 9 - National Recovery Administration

Promoted economic recovery.

Folder List

This finding aid provides a description of the contents of each box in the 10 series in this record group. Series included are: Administrative Files, State Office Administrative Files, General Correspondence, Complaints about State Offices, Correspondence with State and Divisional Code Authority Members, Legal Records, Office Files of Reuben J. Martin, Office Files of John T. Grigsby, Office Files of Samuel E. Ewing, and Records Relating to Personnel Administration.

RG 119 - National Youth Administration

Provided work training for unemployed youth and part-time employment for needy students.

Correspondence Files

These series contain letters sent, letters received, regional itineraries and work meetings, financial information, and statistical reports. Correspondents include officials of the National Youth Administration; various city, county, and state agencies; representatives of civic organizations; and academic institutions.

The series also include reports and data files of the regional directors concerning programs and workshops related to or engaged in defense production. Topics covered include surplus properties throughout the United States, general defense orders, youth quotas, and programs of the National Youth Administration.

RG 211 - War Manpower Commission

Recruited labor for war and essential civilian industries, trained labor for jobs essential to the war effort, analyzed manpower utilization practices to increase labor efficiency, and accumulated national labor market information.

Folder List

This finding aid provides a description of the contents of each box in the 23 series in this record group.
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