Investigation and Study of the Works Progress Administration: Hearings Before the Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, Seventy-sixth Congress, First [-third] Session, Acting Under House Resolution 130, Directing the Committee on Appropriations of the House to Conduct an Inestigation and Study of the Works Progress Administration as a Basis for Legislation, Volume 20, Part 1
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1939
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Page 607 - ... important problems assigned the laboratory for solution make this increase in personnel most necessary. COOPERATION WITH BUREAU OF STANDARDS Mr. FRENCH. Are you overlapping the work of the Bureau of Standards or are you doing work that you could call on them for? Captain THELEEN. I do not think so, and in that connection I would like to...