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LL/5974
Lewis W. Hine
Sadie Pfeiffer, Spinner in Cotton Mill, North Carolina
1910
Gelatin silver print
 
J. Paul Getty Museum
© J. Paul Getty Trust [84.XM.967.15]
 
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LL/8633
Lewis W. Hine
Sadie Pfeifer, 48 inches high, has worked half a year. One of the many small children at work in Lancaster Cotton Mills
1908, 30 November
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
LOT 7479, v. 1, no. 0362 / LC-DIG-nclc-01455 - color digital file from b&w original print
 
LL/8633

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LL/8626
Lewis W. Hine
Ivey Mill. Little one, 3 years old, who visits and plays in the mill. Daughter of the overseer. Hickory, N.C.
1908, 12 November
 
National Archives and Records Administration
Records of the Children's Bureau (102-LH-301)
 
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LL/8627
Lewis W. Hine
Some of the doffers and the Supt. Ten small boys and girls about this size out of a force of 40 employees. Catawba Cotton Mill. Newton, NC
1908, 21 December
 
National Archives and Records Administration
Records of the Children's Bureau (102-LH-440)
 
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LL/8635
Lewis W. Hine
A typical spinner. Mamie -- Lancaster Cotton Mills, S.C.
1908, December
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
LOT 7479, v. 1, no. 0355 / LC-DIG-nclc-01448 - color digital file from b&w original print
 
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LL/39683
Lewis W. Hine
Maple Mills, Dillon, S.C. Soarbar Seris, has worked off and on in the mill for 5 years. Winds. Gets 70 cents and up. "Recon I'm about 14." Didn't look it. Has worked more nights than day time. Location: Dillon, South Carolina.
[National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)]
1908, December
Photographic print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-nclc-01501 (color digital file from b&w original print) LC-USZ62-74041 (b&w film copy negative)
 
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LL/8174
Lewis W. Hine
Girl in Cherryville Mill. Location: Cherryville, North Carolina
[National Child Labor Committee (U.S.) - Album: Mills]
1908, November
Photographic print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
LC-DIG-nclc-01357 - Hine no. 0262
 
LL/8174

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LL/39686
Lewis W. Hine
Johns Lewis. Springstein Mill. A typical cotton mill boy. 12 years old --1 year in mill. Weaver--4 looms. Got 40 cents at start--60 cents now. Brother and Pa, in mills. Witness S.R. Hine. Location: Chester, South Carolina.
[National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)]
1908, November
Photographic print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-nclc-01427 (color digital file from b&w original print) LC-USZ62-58329 (b&w film copy negative)
 
LL/39686

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LL/39670
Lewis W. Hine
Gastonia, N.C. Boy from Loray Mill. "Been at it right smart two years."
[National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)]
1908, October
Photographic print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-nclc-01344 (color digital file from b&w original print) LC-DIG-nclc-05373 (b&w digital file from original glass negative)
 
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LL/12703
Lewis W. Hine
Cotton Mill
1908-1916 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
4 15/16 x 6 5/16 in
 
Lee Gallery
Courtesy of Lee Gallery (U1150)
 
LL/12703 [Further details available]

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LL/39687
Lewis W. Hine
One of the young spinners in the Quidwick Co. Mill. Anthony, R. I. (A Polish boy Willie) who was taking his noon rest in a doffer-box. Location: Anthony, Rhode Island.
[National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)]
1909, April
Photographic print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-nclc-01659 (color digital file from b&w original print) LC-USZ62-18120 (b&w film copy negative)
 
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LL/39692
Lewis W. Hine
A little spinner in Globe Cotton Mill. Augusta, Ga. The overseer admitted she was regularly employed.
[National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)]
1909, January
Photographic print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-nclc-01583 (color digital file from b&w original print) LC-DIG-nclc-05395 (b&w digital file from original glass negative)
 
LL/39692

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LL/8636
Lewis W. Hine
Mamie Witt. Runs one side in Roanoke Cotton Mills, Roanoke, Va. She is twelve years old and helps support an able-bodied, dependent father. (see photo 2160). Location: Roanoke, Virginia.
1911, May
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
LOT 7479, v. 3, no. 2157 / LC-DIG-nclc-02148 - color digital file from b&w original print
 
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LL/39695
Lewis W. Hine
Leopoldo Andreoli, 208 Elm St. Very young--appears 11 or 12 years old. Is a "Loom boy" in spinning room of the Ayer Mill; has a steady job now and makes $5.15 a week now.] Location: Lawrence, Massachusetts.
[National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)]
1911, September
Photographic print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-nclc-02359 (color digital file from b&w original print)
 
LL/39695

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LL/39715
Lewis W. Hine
Whistle blows noon Opelika Cotton Mill. Smallest girl in photograph is Velma Smith a tiny little spinner with a steady job all day.
[National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)]
1914, October
Photographic print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-nclc-02929 (color digital file from b&w original print) LC-USZ62-84578 (b&w film copy negative)
 
LL/39715 [Further details available]

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LL/39700
Lewis W. Hine
Composite photograph of child laborers made from cotton mill children
[National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)]
1913
Photographic print, composite
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-nclc-02737 (color digital file from b&w original print) LC-USZ62-107782 (b&w film copy negative)
 
LL/39700

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LL/39701
Lewis W. Hine
Composite photograph of child laborers made from cotton mill children
[National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)]
1913
Photographic print, composite
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-nclc-02738 (color digital file from b&w original print)
 
LL/39701

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LL/39680
Lewis W. Hine
Madeline Causey ten year old worker in Merrimack Mills. Been working there for four months. Fills batteries. Her mother said she was born July 7, 1903. Location: Huntsville, Alabama.
[National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)]
1913, November
Photographic print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-nclc-02892 (color digital file from b&w original print) LC-USZ62-74044 (b&w film copy negative)
 
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LL/39688
Lewis W. Hine
Doffer in a Lincolnton, (N.C.) mill. Location: Lincolnton, North Carolina.
[National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)]
1918, November
Photographic print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
 
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LL/74129
Lewis W. Hine
Doffer Boy in Georgia cotton mill
1909
Gelatin silver print
4 1/2 x 6 ins (11.4 x 15.2 cm)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Images & Objects: Photographs & Photobooks, April 20, 2017, #2443, Lot: 77
 
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LL/12704
Lewis W. Hine
Spinner, 51 inches high, Whitnel, North Carolina
1908
Gelatin silver print
5 1/16 x 6 11/16 in
 
Lee Gallery
Courtesy of Lee Gallery (X1077)
 
LL/12704 [Further details available]

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LL/21291
Lewis W. Hine
Spinner, 51 inches high, Whitnel, North Carolina
1908 (taken) 1920s-1930s (ca, print)
Gelatin silver print
5 1/16 x 6 11/16
 
Lee Gallery
 
LL/21291 [Further details available]

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LL/2846
Lewis W. Hine
Manomet Mill, New Bedford, Mass.
1912
Gelatin silver print
4 5/8 x 6 5/8
 
Barry Singer Gallery
 
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