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Child Labor


Hines, Lewis, photographer. "Noon hour at a cotton mill, Indianapolis, Aug., 1908." 1908. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/ncl2004000102/PP/. . (accessed December 1, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "In the shadow of City Hall, selling vegetables at 515 King St., Wilmington, Delaware. Investigator, Edward F. Brown. Location: Wilmington, Delaware". 1910. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.03594/. (accessed December 1, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Cigar Factory, Indianapolis Ind. Boys in foreground. Witness E. N. Clopper. L. W. H., Aug, 1908. Location: Indianapolis, Indiana". 1908. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.01322/?co=nclc. (accessed December 12, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Boys at Lehr, Economy Glass Works. Location: Morgantown, West Virginia.". 1908. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.01197/. (accessed December 21, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Drivers in a Coal Mine Co. Plenty boys driving and on tipple. No trappers used, as mine is ventilated by another system. Location: West Virginia." 1908. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.01064/?co=nclc. (accessed December 21, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Francis Lance 5 years old. 41 inches high. Sells regularly on Grand Avenue. Location: St. Louis, Missouri." 1910. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.03494/. (accessed December 1, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "One of the small boys in J. S. Farrand P[ac]king Co. and a heavy load. J. W. Magruder, witness. Location: Baltimore, Maryland." 1909. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.00753/?co=nclc. (accessed December 2, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Fourteen year old spinner in a[?] Brazos Valley Cotton Mill at West. Violation of the law. Matty Lott runs six sides. See family group and their story. Location: West, Texas." 1913. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/ncl2004004049/PP/. . (accessed December 21, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Spinners and doffers, Lancaster Cotton Mills, S.C. Dozens of them in this mill. Location: Lancaster, South Carolina.". 1908. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.01441/?co=nclc. (accessed December 21, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Young boy running machine in Vermont Marble Co., Centre Rutland, Vt. Location: Centre Rutland, Vermont." 1910. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.04582/?co=nclc. (accessed December 1, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Three Boys Shoveling Zinc Ore from Car Into Wagon, Near Big Bonanza Mine, Aurora, Mo. Youngest boy is Robert Nichols, next larger is Hobart Crawford. They both go to school and work on Saturdays. The other boy works every day. Location: Aurora, Missouri." 1910. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.01090/?co=nclc. (accessed December 8, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Carrying home decayed refuse from markets. Location: Boston, Massachusetts". 1909. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.03343/?co=nclc. (accessed December 22, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Boy next to right hand end is Jo. Been in Hill Mill 2 years. Only one or two could speak English. Location: Lewiston, Maine.". 1909. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.01700/?co=nclc. (accessed December 20, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. " In the Alexandria glass factories, negroes work side by side with the white workers. Also in Richmond. These are some of those working in the Alexandria (Va.) Glass Factory. Location: Alexandria, Virginia". 1911. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/ncl2004002970/PP/. (accessed December 11, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Boys in a Cannery, Indianapolis, Ind. Unloading new tomato cans from freight cars. Witness E. N. Clopper. Location: Indianapolis, Indiana." 1908. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.00740/?co=nclc. (accessed December 20, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Glass works. Midnight. Location: Indiana." 1908. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.01151/?co=nclc. (accessed December 21, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "One of the doffers Vivian Cotton Mills, Cherryville, N.C. Nov. 10, 1908. L. W. H. Location: Cherryville, North Carolina." 1908. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.01362/?co=nclc. (accessed December 20, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Manuel, the young shrimp-picker, five years old, and a mountain of child-labor oyster shells behind him. He worked last year. Understands not a word of English. Dunbar, Lopez, Dukate Company. Location: Biloxi, Mississippi." 1911. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.00828/. (accessed December 20, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Tampa Cigar Box Factory, Tampa, Fla. Found 10 small boys and girls. Work is slack now. Bad reputation. Jan. 28, 1909. Location: Tampa, Florida." 1909. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.04525/?co=nclc. (accessed December 20, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Interior of tobacco shed, Hawthorn Farm. Girls in foreground are 8, 9, and 10 years old. The 10 yr. old makes 50 cents a day. 12 workers on this farm are 8 to 14 years old, and about 15 are over 15 years. Location: Hazardville, Connecticut". 1917. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.00737/. (accessed December 21, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Groups showing a few of the workers stringing beans in the J. S. Farrand Packing Co., Baltimore, Md. Those too small to work are held on laps of workers or stowed away in boxes. Location: Baltimore, Maryland". 1909. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.00031/. (accessed December 20, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Boy running "trip rope" at tipple. Overgrown, but looked 13 yrs. old. Worked 10 hours a day. Location: Welch, West Virginia.". 1908. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.01049/?co=nclc. (accessed December 20, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Dinner Toters, Columbus, Ga. Location: Columbus, Georgia." 1913. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.02838/?co=nclc. (accessed December 20, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "At the close of the day. Just up from the shaft. All work below ground in aPennsylvania Coal Mine. Smallest boy, next to right hand end is a nipper. On his right is Arthur, a driver, Jo on Arthur's right is a nipper. Frank, boy on left end of photo, is a nipper, works a mile underground from the shaft, which is 5000 Ft. down. Location: [South Pittston?], Pennsylvania". 1910. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.01104/?co=nclc. (accessed December 20, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Photo of boys working in Arcade Bowling Alley, Trenton, N.J. Photo taken late at night. The boys work until midnight and later. I found practically no small boys selling late in the evening and several persons said it was not done except in baseball season. Location: Trenton, New Jersey". 1909. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.03368/?co=nclc. (accessed December 20, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Thirteen year old boy. Exposed to all kinds of weather picking out slabs from chute with a heavy moving chain that carries up the wood. He gets $5.00 a week. Miller - Link Lumber Co. Location: Orange, Texas." 1913. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.04906/?co=nclc. (accessed December 1, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "Midnight in a Glass Works in Grafton, W. Va. Boys at the "Glory-Hole" where object is reheated before going to finisher. Location: Grafton, West Virginia". 1908. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.01183/. (accessed December 20, 2011).


Hine, Lewis W., photographer. "One of the spinners in Whitnel Cotton Mfg. Co. N.C. She was 51 inches high. Had been in mill 1 year. Some at night. Runs 4 sides, 48 cents a day. When asked how old, she hesitated, then said "I don't remember." Then confidentially, "I'm not old enough to work, but I do just the same." Out of 50 employees, ten children about her size". 1908. Photograph. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division: National Child Labor Committee Collection, Washington, DC. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/nclc.01555/?co=nclc. (accessed December 11, 2011).