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Lewis Wickes Hine, A young orphan girl, Washington, DC, USA, 1906. Sign in window says "Temporary Home for Colored Children" - I just want to scoop her up - so sweet

Two young cousins shortly before they were smuggled out of the Kovno ghetto. A Lithuanian family hid the children and both girls survived the war. Kovno, Lithuania, August 1943.

The Girl: 1911. "The girl works all day in a cannery." Location unspecified but possibly Mississippi. Photograph by Lewis Wickes Hine.

U.S. ORPHAN TRAIN MOVEMENT: Between 1854 and 1929 an estimated 200,000 orphaned, abandoned, and homeless children were placed out during what is known today as the U.S. Orphan Train Movement.

from Mail Online

And you thought it was bad now... Never-before-seen pictures capture everyday life of destitute Americans during the Great Depression

Photographs taken by the FSA at the time of the Great Depression. (New York Library)The national unemployment number was 24.9 per cent, and 15million workers had no jobs. In 2012 latest figures from the U.S. Department of Labor show that 8.2 per cent of Americans are unemployed. It is an interesting debate as to the purpose that the photos served at the time and the purpose they serve now in being released at a time when across the globe many countries teeter on the brink of economic…

“Louis and Lola” were Michel and Edmond Navratil (age: four & two). They were known as the Titanic Orphans, the only children rescued without a parent or guardian.

Christer Strömholm. Cuenca, Spain, 1961; A TODDLER in an insane asylum. And in a cage. How insane is that!!??

20 Black Child Prodigies Mainstream Media Doesn’t Talk About NOTE These are the children that need to be shown to our coutnry so they can be the role model we need in our country. God bless them and their parents or guardians who took interes in their future.