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January 22, 1909. "Dinner time. Family of Mrs. A.J. Young, Tifton, Georgia." Joe Manning of the Lewis Hine Project,spent five years unraveling the Young family's history, and tells their story in fascinating detail. Photograph by Lewis Wickes Hine.
"They all smokes," ADT Boys on the sidewalk in Birmingham, Alabama, 1910, photograph by Lewis Wickes Hine.
November 1910. Birmingham, Alabama. "Donnie Cole. 'Our baby doffer,' they called him. This is one of the machines he has been working at for some months at the Avondale Mills. Said, after hesitation, 'I'm 12,' and another small boy added, 'He can't work unless he's twelve.' Child labor regulations conspicuously posted in the mill." Photograph and caption by Lewis Wickes Hine
"Photos taken during noon hour, October 23rd, 1912, at the Loray Mills, Gastonia, N.C. They said they were working and went in to work. At night I counted over thirty children coming out when the whistle blew, and they seemed to be from ten to twelve years old. The Superintendent was much disturbed over the photos." Photograph and caption by Lewis Wickes Hine.