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Lewis Hine Photographs

Resources on child labor - USA, Turn of the Century

The Cry of the Children - begin in Chapter 1 and look for interviews with child laborers: (the arrow at the bottom of the page is the fastest)

http://www.archive.org/stream/cryofchildrenstu00vanv#page/18/mode/2up

Comments on child labor by industry:

Cannery, coal mining, factory work, farm and field labor, textile mills

http://userpages.umbc.edu/~arubin/HIST402_SP2007/9B72B3F098F81A13DAA017F591A2D33E.html

Child Labor on the Gulf Coast - Oyster Shucking

http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/treasures/images/s55.4a.jpg

http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/treasures/images/s55.4b.jpg

Newsies:

https://www.gilderlehrman.org/history-by-era/resources/newsies

http://people.hofstra.edu/alan_j_singer/294%20Course%20Pack/7.%20Workers/120.pdf

Child Labor photos with remarks from children:

http://www.demilked.com/usa-child-labour-lewis-hines/


Original Hine photos with specific remarks about children:

http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/childlabor/

      

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