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National Recovery Administration – Evidence Studies

The Evidence Studies were originally planned as a means of gathering evidence bearing upon various legal issues which arose under the National Recovery Act.  These studies have value quite aside from the use for which they were originally intended. (from the introduction)

  1. Automobile Manufacturing Industry
  2. Boot and Shoe Manufacturing Industry
  3. Bottled Soft Drink Industry
  4. Builders’ Supplies Industry
  5. Chemical Manufacturing Industry
  6. Cigar Manufacturing Industry
  7. Construction Industry
  8. Cotton Garment Industry
  9. Dress Manufacturing Industry
  10. Electrical Contracting Industry
  11. Electrical Manufacturing Industry
  12. Fabricated Products Manufacturing and Metal Finishing and Metal Coating Industry
  13. Fishery Industry
  14. Furniture Manufacturing Industry
  15. General Contractors Industry
  16. Graphic Arts Industry
  17. Gray Iron Foundry Industry
  18. Hosiery Industry
  19. Infant’s and Children’s Wear Industry
  20. Iron and Steel Industry
  21. Leather
  22. Lumber and Timber Products Industry
  23. Mason Contractors Industry
  24. Men’s Clothing Industry
  25. Motion Picture Industry
  26. Motor Bus Manufacturing Industry (dropped)
  27. Needlework Industry of Puerto Rico
  28. Painting and Paperhanging and Decorating
  29. Photo Engraving Industry
  30. Plumbing Contracting Industry
  31. Retail Food (BPL does not have)
  32. Retail Lumber Industry
  33. Retail Solid Fuel (dropped)
  34. Retail Trade Industry
  35. Rubber Manufacturing Industry
  36. Rubber Tire Manufacturing Industry
  37. Silk Textile Industry
  38. Structural Clay Products Industry
  39. Throwing Industry
  40. Trucking Industry
  41. Waste Materials Industry
  42. Wholesale and Retail Food Industry
  43. Wholesale Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
  44. Wool Textile Industry
  45. Automotive Parts and Equipment Industry
  46. Baking Industry
  47. Canning Industry
  48. Coat and Suit Industry
  49. Household Goods and Storage (dropped)
  50. Motor Vehicle Retailing Trade Industry
  51. Retail Tire and Battery Trade Industry (BPL does not have)
  52. Ship and Boat Building and Repairing Industry
  53. Wholesaling or Distributing Trade (BPL does not have)