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Record Group Number: 000389
Series/Collection Number: .S 1476
Creator: Florida Industrial Commission.
Title, Dates: Reference files, 1936-1953.
Amount: 4.00 cubic ft.
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Organization/Arrangement: Subdivided into (1) Unemployment compensation files, and (2) Labor files, then arranged alphabetically by subject.
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Summary:     This series contains reference files, 1936-1953, of the Florida Industrial Commission related to its Unemployment Compensation and Employment Service Divisions.  Included are bulletins, reports, and memoranda from the U.S. Social Security Board, U.S. Bureau of Employment Security, U.S. Employment Service, War Manpower Commission, and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
    The unemployment compensation files document the development of the program in Florida and other states under the guidance of the U.S. Social Security Board's regulations.  Topics include:  benefit payment formulas and procedures; collection of employers' contributions and rates; and compensation of seasonal workers and migratory labor.  There are also conference reports and proceedings of the Interstate Conference of Employment Security Agencies.
    The labor files document labor markets, labor supply, and wages in the World War II period at a state, regional, and national level. Wage reports document the type of industries and wages in Florida after the war.
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Subject Access Fields: United States. Social Security Board.
United States. Bureau of Employment Security.
United States. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
United States Employment Service.
United States. War Manpower Commission.
Interstate Conference of Employment Security Agencies.
Insurance, Unemployment Florida
Manpower policy Florida
World War, 1939-1945 Florida
World War, 1939-1945 Manpower
Labor supply Florida
Labor supply Statistics Florida
Unemployment compensation.
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