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Ellis Island Immigrant Portraits
Ellis Island Immigrant Portraits
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Hine, Lewis Wickes.Boy with coat in hand is 11 years old. Been there 9 months. Started at 50 cents a day. Now gets 60 cents. Loray Mill. When I sweeps double space I gets 90 cents a day, but it makes you work. (Look at the boy.) Two infants appeared at the door, and vanished back immediately on seeing me. Location: Gastonia, North Carolina, USA 1908..NMFF.003478
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1908
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