Letter by Mary A. Young alleging racial discrimination in hiring, 1942. Young indicated that she and two friends had applied for clerical positions, but had "not very subtly" been passed over because of racial discrimination by the employment agency.
New York State Archives, New York State War Council. Committee on Discrimination in Employment. Minutes and investigations files, 1941-1945. Series A4278-78, Box 3, Folder 116.
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