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Boy at a warping machine, Catawba Cotton Mill, Newton, North Carolina
1908

Medium
gelatin silver photograph
Measurements
11.9 × 16.9 cm irreg. (image) 12.3 × 17.8 cm (sheet)
Accession Number
PH44-1980
Department
International Photography
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1980
Gallery location
Not on display
About

“Perhaps you are weary of child labor pictures. Well, so are the rest of us, but we propose to make you and the whole country so sick and tired of the whole business that when the time for action comes, child labor pictures will be records of the past.”
Lewis Hine, 1909