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    5 yr old after day's work that began at 5 AM, was tired and refused to be photographed, the mother said, 'Oh, She's ugly,' said picking shrimp was very hard on the fingers, Biloxi, MS, by Lewis Wickes Hine 1911 –– Teabagger Right Wing NeoLiberal good ole days.

    Judith Tompkins was only eight years old when she disappeared in the late 1800's, Her father was rich and he dabbled in photography. This was the last image taken of Judith before she disappeared. Her father died in prison after being convicted in her disappearance. This image shows a hint that something else may have been at work. Mr. Quiet Movie kck.st/MSaOZA

    Crammed into a coal mine elevator, coming up after a day of work. They aren't even standing up.

    Death of baby and mother during childbirth, 1910

    Victorian opium den

    1909, family without father. All the children but the 4 smallest work in the cotton mill. Each child makes 4.50 a week.

    Mart Payne, 5 years old, picks from 10 to 20 pounds a day. Mother said: "Mart, he haint old nuff to go to school much, but he kin pick his 20 pounds a day. Mostly 10 or 15 pounds." Photographer - Lewis W. Hine. Location: Potawotamie, Oklahoma. 1916 October 10.

    18 year-old Mother with Child During Depression by Unknown, 1937 (NARA) It looks like the baby is eating dirt.

    A 'hidden mother' photograph. In the Victorian Era, women holding infants were often covered because the photograph is meant to be cropped and framed to show only the infant. The original photograph is creepy. Passport photos of infants are still taken this way in some countries.

    WW2: A French woman who conceived a baby with a German soldier, punished by having to have her head shaved as a form of humiliation for her treasonous act. Her mother also was subjected to the same punishment - June 1944

    In Birkenau, people who had physical disabilities were almost always sent straight to the gas chambers as they were deemed "unfit for work".

    'Four-year-old Mary shucks two pots of oysters a day at Dunbar. She also tends the baby when she's not working! The boss said that next year Mary will work steady as the rest of them. The mother is the fastest shucker in the place. Earns 1.50 a day. Works part of the time with her sick baby in her arms. Father works on the dock. Location: Dunbar, Louisiana. 1911.'

    Here is the story: Dead children tied to a tree, Village of Kobzowa (powiat of Tarnopol), 1923. Four killed Roma children tied to tree by their mentally ill mother after her husband was arrested and her Roma group dissolved. The murder took place in night of 11/12 December 1923.

    A mother and child struggle to go on living, August 10, 1945, a day after the atomic bomb was dropped over Nagasaki, Japan

    At 15-years old he was lynched from a bridge His mother was also lynched.

    "I have borne 13 children, and seen most sold off to slavery. And when I cried out with a mother's grief, none heard me but Jesus!" quote from "Ain't I A Woman?" by Sojourner Truth

    March 1944: A child in the Ozarichy hostage holding camp tries to wake up his mother, who has been murdered by the Germans. Ozarichy in Kalinkovichy region of Belarus was large fenced-in area on the German front line holding local civilians as human shields against Soviet attacks. The hostages were left without shelter, food, and water and were decimated by exposure, gunfire, and hunger. When Soviet troops finally defeated the Germans in the area, they found 15,960 children among the hostages.

    The remainder of a letter written by Liliane Gerenstein: God? After that, I ask You one thing only: Make my parents come back, my poor parents protect them (even more than You protect me) so that I can see them again as soon as possible. Make them come back again. Ah! I had such a good mother and such a good father! I have such faith in You and I thank You in advance." Soon after she wrote this, she and the other children at Izieu were taken to Auschwitz and gassed.

    Foundling tokens were pinned by mothers to their babys clothes and upon entry, the Hospital would attach them to the childs record of admission.

    1939. Kansas Wheat. When they realized women were using their sacks to make clothes for their children, the mills started using flowered fabric for their sacks so the kids would have pretty clothes. Pure kindness. The label would wash out.

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