Workers in the Nokomis Cotton Mill, Lexington, N.C. The smallest boy said he was 11 years old and makes 50 cents a day. Been doffing there for some months. The Band Boy who seems much younger would not be photographed. Also several other young workers. Location: Lexington, North Carolina
Title from NCLC caption card.
Attribution to Hine based on provenance.
In album: Mills.
Hine no. 3057.
Handwritten annotation on card: "The print shows single loom [...]".
Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
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Forms part of: National Child Labor Committee collection.