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Published: 09 April 1987

249 Pages | 5 halftones

ISBN: 9780195048742

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Ladies and Gentlemen of the Civil Service

Middle-Class Workers in Victorian America

Cindy Sondik Aron

Drawing from workers' applications, testimonies, and other primary documents, this book examines the changing roles of federal civil servants during the crucial period between 1860 and 1900 as they formed part of the first white-collar bureaucracy in the United States.

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