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Raggedy Henry: February 1912. "Henry, 10-year-old oyster shucker who does five pots of oysters a day. Works before school, after school, and Saturdays. Been working three years. Maggioni Canning Co., Port Royal, South Carolina." Glass negative by Lewis Wickes Hine

February "Henry, oyster shucker who does five pots of oysters a day. Works before school, after school, and Saturdays. Been working three years.

Lewis Hine

Annette Roy, the youngest worker. Said 7 years old. Smart's Bog, Massachusetts, 1911 Group of children carry.

Lewis Hine: "105 Years Later, We Know The Identity Of This Child Laborer"

Glimpse of the Outer World, 1908 Lewis Hine Photographer’s original caption: “Rhodes Mfg. A moment’s glimpse of the outer world. Said she was 11 years old, been working over a year.

Victorian workhouses | Children in the Workhouse : Boys, 1909. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

"Sherlock Holmes used a rabble of "dirty and ragged little street-Arabs" for his unofficial information and errand force, the Baker Street Irregulars." - (HHH -- “Street Arabs” (the Victorian Term Used for Homeless/Poor London Children) Spitalfields

lewis hine photographs | Vintage Photos: Lewis Hine - Tenement Workers, ctd

Another set of Lewis Hine pictures of tenement workers. Home-work on embroidery, New York, 1912 Jennie Rizzandi, 9 year old gir.

Young mine worker, Utah or Colorado, late 1800s

Miner Boy working in a coal mine… and kids think they have it tough today. Before the Child labor laws were put into effect.

Child labor, cranberry bog, Burlington County, New Jersey -- Oct 1938 -- Part of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection (Library of Congress)

Child labor, cranberry bog, Burlington County, New Jersey -- Oct 1938 -- Part of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection (Library of Congress)

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Johnny Hayes and James Durwood Hayes. Both became noted Dallas photographers, working for both the Dallas Times Herald and also having their own private studios

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