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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, Florida, Tampa, Unemployment
Working class; Unemployment
Florida; Tampa; Florida; Tampa
University of South Florida USF
Marrero, Manuel and Federal Writers' Project of the Work Projects Administration for the State of Florida, "Personal observations of emigration of workers" (1935). Tampa WPA Office Papers. 27.