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Topic: labor housing

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Street and Negro quarters, Retreat Plantation, Port Royal Island, S.C. / Photographed by Hubbard & Mix, Beaufort, S.C.

Street and Negro quarters, Retreat Plantation, Port Royal Island, S.C....

Stereograph shows African Americans, possibly slaves, standing alongside dirt road lined with wooden houses. Title from item.

Home of the cotton picker

Home of the cotton picker

Locale and attribution to Jackson based on Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). Either Louisiana or Mississippi. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 08138. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Home of cotton picker

Home of cotton picker

Attribution to Jackson and locale based on Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). Either Louisiana or Mississippi. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 8136. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Workmen's houses, Pullman, Ill's.

Workmen's houses, Pullman, Ill's.

Title and date from Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "308" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 012562. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker houses and gardens before landscaping]

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker houses and garde...

Site History. Landscape: John Charles Olmsted, from 1896. Other: John Henry Patterson was founder of National Cash Register Company. Today: Garden not extant. Slide for lecture "Gardens for City and Suburb." On... more

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker house gardens before landscaping]

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker house gardens be...

Site History. Landscape: John Charles Olmsted, from 1896. Other: John Henry Patterson was founder of National Cash Register Company. Today: Garden not extant. Slide for lecture "Gardens for City and Suburb." On... more

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Workers garden before landscaping]

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Workers garden before l...

Site History. Landscape: John Charles Olmsted, from 1896. Other: John Henry Patterson was founder of National Cash Register Company. Today: Garden not extant. On slide (printed): "Property of National Cash Regi... more

N.A. Berlin - Italian Camp Sec. 4 - Oct. 19, 1896

N.A. Berlin - Italian Camp Sec. 4 - Oct. 19, 1896

Progress photo of the development of the Clinton-Wachusett water supply and storage system. Photo shows group of huts some with sod roofs and walls (camp of Italian construction workers?) No. 707. Title from i... more

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Pump and building before landscaping]

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Pump and building befor...

Site History. Landscape: John Charles Olmsted, from 1896. Other: John Henry Patterson was founder of National Cash Register Company. Today: Garden not extant. Title, date, and subject information provided by Sa... more

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Workers garden with pathway before landscaping]

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Workers garden with pat...

Site History. Landscape: John Charles Olmsted, from 1896. Other: John Henry Patterson was founder of National Cash Register Company. Today: Garden not extant. On slide (handwritten): "NCR 3A." Also, blue star s... more

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker houses and gardens before landscaping]

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker houses and garde...

Site History. Landscape: John Charles Olmsted, from 1896. Other: John Henry Patterson was founder of National Cash Register Company. Today: Garden not extant. Slide for lecture "Gardens for City and Suburb." On... more

Magnolia-on-the-Ashley (i.e. Magnolia Gardens), cabin homes of the Negro caretakers, Charleston, S.C.

Magnolia-on-the-Ashley (i.e. Magnolia Gardens), cabin homes of the Neg...

Title from jacket. "G 7917" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 500330. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Ford Colliers

Ford Colliers

Title from jacket. Possibly related to coal mining. Detroit Publishing Co. no. X 727. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

This is where the mill children live. Compare photo 342. Lancaster, S.C. Location: Lancaster, South Carolina

This is where the mill children live. Compare photo 342. Lancaster, S....

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 341. Question mark in front of date on caption card. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Libr... more

Characteristic employees' home, National Cash Register, Dayton, Ohio

Characteristic employees' home, National Cash Register, Dayton, Ohio

"WHJ-1281" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 014762. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Employees' residences, National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio

Employees' residences, National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio

"WHJ 1272" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 042929. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker house gardens after landscaping]

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker house gardens af...

Site History. Landscape: John Charles Olmsted, from 1896. Other: John Henry Patterson was founder of National Cash Register Company. Today: Garden not extant. On slide (printed): "Property of National Cash Regi... more

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker garden after renovation]

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker garden after ren...

Site History. Landscape: John Charles Olmsted, from 1896. Other: John Henry Patterson was founder of National Cash Register Company. Today: Garden not extant. Slide for lecture "Gardens for City and Suburb." On... more

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker vegetable garden]

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker vegetable garden...

Site History. Landscape: John Charles Olmsted, from 1896. Other: John Henry Patterson was founder of National Cash Register Company. Today: Garden not extant. On slide (printed): "Property of National Cash Regi... more

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Workers garden with pathway after landscaping]

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Workers garden with pat...

Site History. Landscape: John Charles Olmsted, from 1896. Other: John Henry Patterson was founder of National Cash Register Company. Today: Garden not extant. On slide (handwritten): "NCR 3B." Also, blue star s... more

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Pump and building after landscaping]

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Pump and building after...

Site History. Landscape: John Charles Olmsted, from 1896. Other: John Henry Patterson was founder of National Cash Register Company. Today: Garden not extant. Title, date, and subject information provided by Sa... more

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker house gardens after landscaping]

[National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio. Worker house gardens af...

Site History. Landscape: John Charles Olmsted, from 1896. Other: John Henry Patterson was founder of National Cash Register Company. Today: Garden not extant. Slide for lecture "Gardens for City and Suburb." On... more

Mill School House (in middle) surrounded by mill houses. Maple Mill, Dillon, S.C. Small need here for large schoolhouse. Most of the children in mill. Location: Dillon, South Carolina

Mill School House (in middle) surrounded by mill houses. Maple Mill, D...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 388. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division... more

Carolina cotton mill worker and his family all are working. Location: South Carolina

Carolina cotton mill worker and his family all are working. Location: ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 395. No city or date recorded on caption card. Date based on date recorded on cards for photos with neighboring n... more

Willie Lee, 24 Ozark Mill, Gastonia, N.C. 10 years old. Been in mill 2 months. Doffer. Location: Gastonia, North Carolina

Willie Lee, 24 Ozark Mill, Gastonia, N.C. 10 years old. Been in mill 2...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 273. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division... more

A row of houses of the cotton mill people. Lydia Mills, Clinton, S.C. Witness, Sara R. Hine. Dec. 2, 1908. L.W.H. Location: Clinton, South Carolina

A row of houses of the cotton mill people. Lydia Mills, Clinton, S.C. ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 384. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division... more

Row of mill houses belonging to Holden, Leonard Co., woolen mill, Bennington, Vt. Rents are from $6 to $8 a month. Location: Burlington, Vermont

Row of mill houses belonging to Holden, Leonard Co., woolen mill, Benn...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 746. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division... more

Group of "Model Tenements" occupied by the workers in Augusta (Ga.) Cotton Mills. Location: Augusta, Georgia

Group of "Model Tenements" occupied by the workers in Augusta (Ga.) Co...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 491. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division... more

A four-family house crowded close to the Chace Cotton Mill, Burlington, Vt. Homes of mill hands. Location: Burlington, Vermont

A four-family house crowded close to the Chace Cotton Mill, Burlington...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 744. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division... more

Lights and shadows / Keppler.

Lights and shadows / Keppler.

Illustration shows a fat businessman reclining on a large coin, basking in the bright light of "Special Privilege" while dreaming of castles in the air; on the other side of the coin is factory life in dark and... more

Augusta, Ga. A typical street scene in Gregtown where the employees in King Mill live. The Secretary of Associated Charities said this is the most degraded part of Augusta. Location: Augusta, Georgia

Augusta, Ga. A typical street scene in Gregtown where the employees in...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 559. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division... more

Zavodskīi︠a︡ poselenīi︠a︡ Kamenskago zavoda Kamensk-Uralʹskiĭ

Zavodskīi︠a︡ poselenīi︠a︡ Kamenskago zavoda Kamensk-Uralʹskiĭ

In album: Views in the Ural Mountains, survey of industrial area, Russian Empire, LOT 10335-A, no. 91. Credit line: Prokudin-Gorskiĭ photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. ... more

Noon hour. Going to work in Avondale Mills. I saw these girls at work inside. Location: Birmingham, Alabama

Noon hour. Going to work in Avondale Mills. I saw these girls at work ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 1805. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divisio... more

View of the Washington Mills, Fries Va. Housing conditions are fairly good, but housekeeping not very good. Working very good. Good light, fresh air. Fries, Va. Location: Fries, Virginia

View of the Washington Mills, Fries Va. Housing conditions are fairly ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 1499. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divisio... more

Upper floor of hallway, opening into 12 rooms (see photo #1145) in large shack occupied by cranberry pickers on Forsythe's Bog, Turkeytown, near Pemberton, N.J. 12 rooms on first floor. One small window 21 x 26 inches in each room. Sept. 29, 1910. Witness E.F. Brown. Location: Pemberton, New Jersey Photo Lewis W. Hine

Upper floor of hallway, opening into 12 rooms (see photo #1145) in lar...

Title from NCLC caption card. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1144. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about the Na... more

Vid na Kyshtymskīĭ zavod

Vid na Kyshtymskīĭ zavod

In album: Views in the Ural Mountains, survey of industrial area, Russian Empire, LOT 10335-A, no. 199. Credit line: Prokudin-Gorskiĭ photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.... more

Exterior of one of the shacks containing 24 rooms. Forsyth's Bog at Stop-the-Mode sic. near Pemberton, N.J. This is the fourth week of school in Philadelphia and people will stay here two weeks more. See Photo 1113. Location: Pemberton, New Jersey

Exterior of one of the shacks containing 24 rooms. Forsyth's Bog at St...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1114. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

A shack of one of the berry picking families on Giles Farm, Seaford, Del. There is one room in this shack unpartitioned in which 2 families (8 people) live. One half of the shack is taken up by a berth of four compartments. Rags and straw furnish the bedding. Clothes are hung inside to dry. Location: Seaford, Delaware

A shack of one of the berry picking families on Giles Farm, Seaford, D...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1580. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Small shack on Forsyth's Bog, occupied by De Marco family, 10 in the family living in this one room. Room is 10 ft. x 11 ft. x 5 12 ft. high and gable attic above. (See family picking cranberries in Photo #1151.) Wooden toilets near at hand, and bushes used as such, gave forth very offensive odors. Turkeytown, near Pemberton, N.J. E.F. Brown Witness. Location: Pemberton, New Jersey

Small shack on Forsyth's Bog, occupied by De Marco family, 10 in the f...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1141. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Bolʹnit︠s︡a i poselenīi︠a︡ Kyshtymskago zavoda. Gora Sygomak

Bolʹnit︠s︡a i poselenīi︠a︡ Kyshtymskago zavoda. Gora Sygomak

In album: Views in the Ural Mountains, survey of industrial area, Russian Empire, LOT 10335-A, no. 197. Credit line: Prokudin-Gorskiĭ photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.... more

Interior of one of the living rooms in shack used by pickers on Theodore Budd's Bog, Turkeytown, near Pemberton, N.J. Three persons lived in this room. See photo #1114. This is the fourth week of school in Philadelphia and people will stay here two weeks more. E.F. Brown. Location: Pemberton, New Jersey

Interior of one of the living rooms in shack used by pickers on Theodo...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1113. "Theodore Budd's Bog, Turkeytown, near Pemberton" appears to be crossed out on the caption card. Perh... more

Two girls (not the youngest) who work in Avondale Mills,. Location: Birmingham, Alabama

Two girls (not the youngest) who work in Avondale Mills,. Location: Bi...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 1808. No text recorded after final comma on caption card. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection,... more

Shack of Jo. Mermilla family, cranberrries pickers on Whites Bog, Browns Mills, N.J in settlement called Florence. Six persons live in this room. One bed on floor. Food exposed to flies, etc, on rafters and on floor. The children were very dirty and ill-kept. E.F. Brown Witness. Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey

Shack of Jo. Mermilla family, cranberrries pickers on Whites Bog, Brow...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1157. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

The negro berry pickers shacks on the farm of Col. J. J. Ross, Del. The interior of these shacks consists of a flooring of straw, a few bags, and absence of light and air. Location: Ross, Delaware

The negro berry pickers shacks on the farm of Col. J. J. Ross, Del. Th...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1569. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Vid na poselenīi︠a︡ Kushvinskago zavoda. Kushva

Vid na poselenīi︠a︡ Kushvinskago zavoda. Kushva

In album: Views in the Ural Mountains, survey of industrial area, Russian Empire, LOT 10335-A, no. 147. Credit line: Prokudin-Gorskiĭ photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.... more

Housing conditions in settlement at Seacoast Cannery #7, Eastport, Me., not very good. This is the home of the Goodell family. They live here all the year in these temporary quarters. The father works in the mill nearby. Four or five of the children are in the canneries. Clarence, 8 years; George, 9 years; Lottie, 12 years; "Makes a couple of dollars some days"; Violet, 15 years, "has made four dollars a day packing at times," (see upper window). Location: Eastport, Maine

Housing conditions in settlement at Seacoast Cannery #7, Eastport, Me....

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Canneries. Hine no. 2433. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Div... more

Housing conditions at Lynchburg Cotton Mills are not very good. Houses are ill-kept and out of repair. Location: Lynchburg, Virginia

Housing conditions at Lynchburg Cotton Mills are not very good. Houses...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 2032-A. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divis... more

Housing conditions in mill settlement, Water Valley, Miss., not good. Location: Water Valley, Mississippi

Housing conditions in mill settlement, Water Valley, Miss., not good. ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 2114. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divisio... more

Housing conditions in the settlement of Dunbar. They are better than the average. See church in distance. Have their own jail. Houses and wood furnished. Location: Dunbar, Louisiana

Housing conditions in the settlement of Dunbar. They are better than t...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Canneries. Hine no. 2057. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Div... more

Housing conditions in the settlement of workers in Alabama Canning Co. Two families to a house, but they are separated. Housing conditions fairly good. Location: Bayou La Batre, Alabama

Housing conditions in the settlement of workers in Alabama Canning Co....

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Canneries. Hine no. 1996. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Div... more

One of the labor camps for workers in Peerless Oyster Co. About 18 families live here. While conditions are not so bad here as I have seen them in their Maryland and Delaware quarters, they are not far from ideal. Location: Bay St. Louis, Mississippi

One of the labor camps for workers in Peerless Oyster Co. About 18 fam...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Canneries. Hine no. 2043. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Div... more

Housing conditions at Lynchburg Cotton Mills are not good. Houses are ill-kept and out of repair. Location: Lynchburg, Virginia

Housing conditions at Lynchburg Cotton Mills are not good. Houses are ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 2031-A. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divis... more