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    11A.M. Monday, May 8th, 1910. Newsies at Skeeter's Branch, Jefferson near Franklin, St. Louis. Photograph by Lewis Wickes Hine.

    Newsies smoking outside a pool room, The smallest boy is 9 years old and sells until 9 PM, St. Louis, by Lewis W. Hine 1910



    Kids in school in 1910. Note Benjamin Franklin's "Join, or Die" on the blackboard behind the children. The private college prep "Potomac School" in Washington D.C. prior to their 1951 move just across the border to McLean, Virginia.


    1900-1910 newlyweds

    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

    By Lewis Hine

    In From the Fields: August 1936. Migrant cotton pickers at lunchtime. Near Robstown, Texas. Medium-format nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange.

    1910 pedal-skates ????????????

    New York City Tenament, 1910

    1910, St Louis, Mo. Newsboy. Looks to be no more than 6 or 7.

    Mother Teresa was born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu in Skopje*, Macedonia, on August 26, 1910. Her family was of Albanian descent. At the age of twelve, she felt strongly the call of God. She knew she had to be a missionary to spread the love of Christ. (wonderful article depicting her life)

    Two children talk to a blacksmith standing in the doorway of his forge. Photograph by Frances S. Allen, c. 1900.

    “In 1903 Horatio Nelson Jackson and driving partner Sewall K. Crocker became the first people to drive an automobile across the United States. Somewhere in Idaho, they obtained a Pit Bull named Bud. The Winton had neither a roof nor windshield, Jackson eventually fitted Bud with a pair of goggles.”

    Murderess Belva Annan whose trial records became the musical "Chicago.", 1924

    Hermann Rorschach, c. 1910. This Swiss psychiatrist developed the famous inkblot test that bears his name. We see two horses boxing each other, and one extremely hot Freudian.  Submitted by Vitreous Humor