Tampa WPA Office Papers
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Federal Writers' Project of Florida]
A report on the problems of the working class in Tampa during the Depression, focusing especially on unemployed cigar workers. Many of the unemployed were leaving Tampa during the Depression to try to find work elsewhere. The report is accompanied by Manuel Marrero's account of people he interviewed and statistics gathered for the report.
Working class, Unemployment
Marrero, Manuel and Federal Works Agency. Work Projects Administration. Federal Writers' Project. Florida., "Personal observations of emigration of workers" (1935). Tampa WPA Office Papers. 27.