Consists primarily of invoices and receipts, correspondence, advertisements, business cards, reports, applicant cards, job applications, certificates, fee scales, circulars, and pamphlets from businesses offering employment services. Companies include employment agencies, ladies' guide and chaperone bureaus, married couples placement services, foreign teachers agencies, student career programs, and ticket agencies offering trips to and from Europe. Also contains publications from the U.S. Department of Labor, in particular several pamphlets concerning the labor issues of female workers. The bulk of the material dates from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Employment series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, box ##, folder ###, digital file number ####