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This is a table showing the daily wages of men and women in 1906. It comes from a report published by the Board of Trade. Wages are given in today’s currency.
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Men

Women

Cotton workers

1.47

93p

Shoe makers

1.43

65p

Shipbuilders

1.79

73p

Bakers

1.45

63p

Printers

1.84

61p

Leather tanners

1.45

65p

Iron and Steel workers

1.95

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Building workers

1.65

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