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This little six-year helper in Rock Creek berry field, near Baltimore, Md., was working hard. They begin about 4:30 A.M. and sometimes work until sunset. Her family (Scholtz) has been South--Bluffton, S.C.--for a few years. Seen in Appalachicola and Biloxi. They are Polish. Location: Baltimore, Maryland

This little six-year helper in Rock Creek berry field, near Baltimore,...

Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Title from NCLC caption card for Hine no. 845. Hine no. 845-A. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints... more

Slebzak family (Polish) working on Bottomley farm, near Baltimore, Md. They have worked here 3 years and one winter at Avery Island, Louisiana. All work except the very smallest. She hangs around the fields. Begin work about 4 A.M. and sometimes works until sunset. (See #838.) Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Slebzak family (Polish) working on Bottomley farm, near Baltimore, Md....

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 837. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Di... more

Laura, a nine-year-old berry picker on Rock Creek, near Baltimore, Md. Been working in the South two winters. (See my report July 10, 1909.) Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Laura, a nine-year-old berry picker on Rock Creek, near Baltimore, Md....

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 843. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Di... more

This little six-year helper in Rock Creek berry field, near Baltimore, Md., was working hard. They begin about 4:30 A.M. and sometimes work until sunset. Her family (Scholtz) has been South--Bluffton, S.C.--for a few years. Seen in Appalacicola and Bixloxi. They are Polish. Location: Baltimore, Maryland

This little six-year helper in Rock Creek berry field, near Baltimore,...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 845. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Di... more

A young berry picker on Bottomley's farm, near Baltimore, Md. She worked one winter at Youngs Island, S.C. Mother says, "No more." Location: Baltimore, Maryland

A young berry picker on Bottomley's farm, near Baltimore, Md. She work...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 841. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Di... more

John Slebzak - see #837. Location: Baltimore, Maryland

John Slebzak - see #837. Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 838. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Di... more

Johnnie Goldberg and father on a Rock Creek farm. Boy worked at Young Island, S.C. one winter. July 7, 1909. Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Johnnie Goldberg and father on a Rock Creek farm. Boy worked at Young ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 840. "Negative destroyed." Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Pri... more

Annie Bissie, a little picker in the fields near Baltimore. (See label 835). Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Annie Bissie, a little picker in the fields near Baltimore. (See label...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 836. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Di... more

Tenjeta Calone, Philadelphia, 10 years old. Been picking cranberries 4 years. White's Bog, Browns Mills, N.J. This is the fourth week of school and the people here expect to remain two weeks more. Sept. 28, 1910. Witness E.F. Brown. Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey Photo by Lewis W. Hine

Tenjeta Calone, Philadelphia, 10 years old. Been picking cranberries 4...

Title from NCLC caption card. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1117. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about the Na... 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

Catherine Celaberta, 766 or 756? S. Darian St., Philadelphia, Pa. 6 years old. Been picking this summer at Theodore Budd's Bog at Turkeytown near Pemberton, N.J. This is the fourth week of school in Philadelphia and people will stay here two weeks more. Sept. 27, 1910. Witness, E.F. Brown. Location: Pemberton, New Jersey Photo by Lewis W. Hine

Catherine Celaberta, 766 or 756? S. Darian St., Philadelphia, Pa. 6 ye...

Title from NCLC caption card. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1105. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about the Na... more

Victoria Borsa, 1223 Catherine St., Philadelphia. 4 year old berry picker. Brother 7 years old. While I was photographing them, the mother was impatiently urging them to "pick, pick." Whites Bog, Brown Mills, N.J. Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey

Victoria Borsa, 1223 Catherine St., Philadelphia. 4 year old berry pic...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1131. The caption card says "over" but there isn't any continutation text on the verso of the card, nor a s... more

Group of children carrying in their pecks to the "bushel man." We measured one of these peck boxes and found it contained 10 quarts instead of 8. Theodore Budd's Bog at Turkeytown near Pemberton, N.J. This is the fourth week of school in Philadelphia and people will stay here two weeks more. E.F. Brown Witness Location: Pemberton, New Jersey

Group of children carrying in their pecks to the "bushel man." We meas...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1112. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... 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 group of cranberry pickers moving from one part of the bog to another. Whites Bog, Browns Mills, N.J. This is the fourth week of school and the people here expect to remain two weeks more. Sept. 28, 1910. Witness E.F. Brown. Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey Photo by Lewis W. Hine

A group of cranberry pickers moving from one part of the bog to anothe...

Title from NCLC caption card. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1125. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about the Na... more

Nick Cechini, 10 years old, been picking for three years, and Joe Cechini, 12 years old, been picking five years. 1147 Deliheigh St., Philadelphia. Witness E.F. Brown. Theodore Budd's Bog at Turkeytown, near Pemberton, N.J. This is the fourth week of school in Philadelphia, and people will stay here two weeks more. Location: Pemberton, New Jersey

Nick Cechini, 10 years old, been picking for three years, and Joe Cech...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1108. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Carre Maderyos (See label #2554). Location: Falmouth, Massachusetts

Carre Maderyos (See label #2554). Location: Falmouth, Massachusetts

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 2553. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Shack near John D. Crocker's Bog. Housing 7 Portugese in bunks. Dirty clothes and garbage on the floor. There were bunks for 12 persons. The shack was 10 x 12 feet and 8 or 9 feet high. Location: Falmouth, Massachusetts

Shack near John D. Crocker's Bog. Housing 7 Portugese in bunks. Dirty ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 2552. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Laura Santos and family, 500 Wichendon Street, Providence. Said 12 years. Picks 20 to 25 measures a day. Is in 4th grade will be here 5 weeks more. Location: Falmouth vicinity - Swift's Bog, Massachusetts

Laura Santos and family, 500 Wichendon Street, Providence. Said 12 yea...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 2555. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Mrs. Willett and two little girls. Said 8 and 12 years old. Living in W. Wareham, Mass. Location: Rochester vicinity Eldridge Bog, Massachusetts

Mrs. Willett and two little girls. Said 8 and 12 years old. Living in ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 2530. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Antone Fontes. Said 11 years old, and worked here last year. Lives in E. Providence, R.I. Location: Makepeace near Wareham, Massachusetts

Antone Fontes. Said 11 years old, and worked here last year. Lives in ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 2517. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Teixiera family, 50 Lombardt St., New Bedford. Mary J., 11 years; Manuel 10 years. Mother and these two children pick 40 measures a day at 7 cents a measure. See scoops and pail in foreground. There were two out of eighteen workers apparently under 12 and they expected to work several weeks more--losing some weeks of schooling. Location: Falmouth - Plimmey ? Bog, Massachusetts

Teixiera family, 50 Lombardt St., New Bedford. Mary J., 11 years; Manu...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 2572. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

"Not a very happy job!" Mary Gilbert, said 10 years old. Lives Second Street, New Bedford. "Am pickin' now, couldn't get no place this mornin'." Location: Rochester vicinity Eldridge Bog, Massachusetts

"Not a very happy job!" Mary Gilbert, said 10 years old. Lives Second ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 2532. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Bella Roy, said 11 years old. "Been comin' here 7 years, been pickin' since I was 5 years old." Lives 44 Bowler St., Fall River. Sister Jeanette said 6 years old beginning to pick now. Also their cousin Anita (on right hand) 7 years old regular picker. Began last year. Location: South Carver vicinity - Smart's Bog, Massachusetts

Bella Roy, said 11 years old. "Been comin' here 7 years, been pickin' ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 2528. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Five cranberry pickers - all cousins. Smallest is Joe Sylva, 618 Water St., New Bedford, said 10 years old. Picks 10 pails a day at 7 cents. Arthur Sylva, said 13 years, picks 30 pails a day. Carrie Maderyos, 618 Water Street, New Bedford, said 12 years - second year picking. The group expects to be picking here four weeks more which will cause loss of New Bedford schooling at least 6 weeks. (See photos of them picking next day). Location: Falmouth vicinity - Swift's Bog, Massachusetts

Five cranberry pickers - all cousins. Smallest is Joe Sylva, 618 Water...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 2554. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Four year old cotton picker who picks fifteen pounds a day regularly and seven year old who picks fifty pounds a day. They live in emigrant wagons. Moving about from farm to farm. Location: McKinney vicinity, Texas

Four year old cotton picker who picks fifteen pounds a day regularly a...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 3627. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven children without food. Mother aged thirty-two. Father is a native Californian. Nipomo, California

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven children without food. Mot...

Photograph shows Florence Thompson with two of her children as part of the "Migrant Mother" series. For background information, see "Dorothea Lange's M̀igrant Mother' photographs ..." http://www.loc.gov/rr/prin... more

To harvest the crops of California thousands of families live literally on wheels, San Joaquin Valley

To harvest the crops of California thousands of families live literall...

Photograph shows children sitting on top of family belongings piled up on the back of a flatbed truck; two men are standing by the sides of the truck.

Pea pickers from Vermont - 6 weeks earnings $7.00 - at squatter's camp, Nipomo

Pea pickers from Vermont - 6 weeks earnings $7.00 - at squatter's camp...

Photograph shows men working on an automobile parked in front of a tent in a grove of eucalyptus trees. Title from item. In album: Rural rehabilitation camps for migrants in California / compiled by Paul S. Tay... more

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven children without food. Mother aged thirty-two. Father is a native Californian. Nipomo, California

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven children without food. Mot...

Photograph shows Florence Thompson with two of her children as part of the "Migrant Mother" series. For background information, see "Dorothea Lange's M̀igrant Mother' photographs ..." http://www.loc.gov/rr/prin... more

Corn belt refugee, Merced Co.

Corn belt refugee, Merced Co.

Photograph shows a man, three-quarter length portrait, standing next to tent dwelling with chimney, possibly attached to motor vehicle.

Destitute pea pickers in California. Mother of seven children. Age 32

Destitute pea pickers in California. Mother of seven children. Age 32

Title from item. Photograph known as "Migrant Mother." Version with thumb retouched out of the photo. Original negative is at the Library: LC-USF34-9058. Gift; of the photographer. Exhibited: "American Treasure... more

Migrant mother and children - California

Migrant mother and children - California

FSA log sheet, with photograph in center, indicating publications in which picture appeared, 1936-1940. Original title of photograph in center: Destitute peapickers in California, a 32 year old mother of seven children.

[String bean harvest, Marion County, Willamette Valley, Oregon]

[String bean harvest, Marion County, Willamette Valley, Oregon]

Caption information for Dorothea Lange photographs. Describes the string bean harvest in Marion County, Oregon. Includes information about the pickers. Title devised by Library staff. Transfer; United States. O... more

Caesar Chavez at the national headquarters of the United Farm Workers Union, talking with grape boycott leaders, Keene, California

Caesar Chavez at the national headquarters of the United Farm Workers ...

Title devised by Library staff from contact sheet folder caption. Contact sheet available for reference purposes: USN&WR COLL - Job no. 28298, frame 10A Related contact sheet folder caption from USN&WR COLL - J... more

Migrant agricultural worker, possibly Mexican-American, picking grapes in a vineyard in near Edison, San Joaquin Valley, Kern County, California

Migrant agricultural worker, possibly Mexican-American, picking grapes...

Title devised by Library staff from contact sheet folder caption. Contact sheet available for reference purposes: USN&WR COLL - Job no. 28295, frame 29 Related contact sheet folder caption from USN&WR COLL - Jo... more

Migrant agricultural workers, possibly Mexican-Americans, in truck in a grape vineyard in near Edison, San Joaquin Valley, Kern County, California

Migrant agricultural workers, possibly Mexican-Americans, in truck in ...

Title devised by Library staff from contact sheet folder caption. Contact sheet available for reference purposes: USN&WR COLL - Job no. 28295, frame 29 Related contact sheet folder caption from USN&WR COLL - Jo... more

Migrant agricultural workers, possibly Mexican-Americans, pack boxes of grapes, in a vineyard in near Edison, San Joaquin Valley, Kern County, California

Migrant agricultural workers, possibly Mexican-Americans, pack boxes o...

Title devised by Library staff from contact sheet folder caption. Contact sheet available for reference purposes: USN&WR COLL - Job no. 28296, frame 29 Related contact sheet folder caption from USN&WR COLL - Jo... more

Johnnie Yellow, a young Polish berry picker on Bottomley farm, Rock Creek, near Baltimore, Md. Says he is 10 years old and has gone to Biloxi, Miss. for 9 years (with family) and has worked there in winter and here in summer for three years. He is stunted, being only about 39 inches high. Many of these children are stunted. Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Johnnie Yellow, a young Polish berry picker on Bottomley farm, Rock Cr...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 834. Date and text at bottom of the caption card are partially cut off. Credit line: National Child Labor C... more

Mary _____________, a Polish girl and her mother, picking berries on Bottomley Farm, Rock Creek, near Baltimore, Md. In the winter they go to Dunbar, La., for oyster shucking. Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Mary _____________, a Polish girl and her mother, picking berries on B...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 833. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Di... more

Teresa Lerre, 5 years old, cranberry picker. 1024 S. 9th St., Philadelphia. The father and four children are picking. A "carrier" may be seen at one side. Whites Bog, Browns Mills, N.J. This is the fourth week of school in Philadelphia and the people expect to remain here two weeks more. Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey

Teresa Lerre, 5 years old, cranberry picker. 1024 S. 9th St., Philadel...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1126. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Rose Biodo, 1216 Annan St., Philadelphia. 10 years old. Working 3 summers. Minds baby and carries berries, two pecks at a time. Whites Bog, Brown Mills, N.J. This is the fourth week of school and the people here expect to remain two weeks more. Sept. 28, 1910. Witness E.F. Brown. Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey Photo by Lewis W. Hine

Rose Biodo, 1216 Annan St., Philadelphia. 10 years old. Working 3 summ...

Title from NCLC caption card. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1123. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about the Na... more

Jennie Williams, 1529 Titten St., Philadelphia. 5 years old. First summer. Theodore Budd's Bog, at Turkeytown, near Pemberton, N.J. This is fourth week of school in Philadelphia and people will stay here two weeks more. E.F. Brown. Location: Pemberton, New Jersey

Jennie Williams, 1529 Titten St., Philadelphia. 5 years old. First sum...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1111. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Peula? Amava?, 8 years old. Has had 3 years of this work. Carries the cranberries and tends baby between times. We found him at work on berry farm, Cannon, Del. in May, 1910, before school closed. Browns Mills, N.J. This is the fourth week of school and the people expect to remain here two weeks more. Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey

Peula? Amava?, 8 years old. Has had 3 years of this work. Carries the ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1127. Boy's name difficult to read on caption card. "Broken" noted on caption card. Credit line: National C... more

Frances Frigineto, 3 years old. Marie Frigineto, 5 years old, latter been picking two years. 711 Patchionk Ave., Philadelphia. Whites Bog, Brown Mills, N.J. This is the fourth week of school and the people expect to remain here for two weeks more. E.F. Brown. Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey

Frances Frigineto, 3 years old. Marie Frigineto, 5 years old, latter b...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1118. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

The Arnao family of berry pickers in the fields of Truitt's farm. This is an Italian family coming from Phildelphia and now ready to go to Carmel, N.J. to continue picking. The family consists of: 1 child 3 years of age, 1 child 6 years of age, 2 children 7 years of age, 1 child 9 years of age, 1 child 10 years of age, 1 child 11 years of age. All of whom pick. Location: Cannon, Delaware

The Arnao family of berry pickers in the fields of Truitt's farm. This...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1582. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

5-year-old Rosie Passeralla, 1116 Annan Street, Philadelphia. Been picking here two years. Whites Bog, Browns Mills, N.J. Sept. 28, 1910. Witness E.F. Brown. Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey Photo by Lewis W. Hine

5-year-old Rosie Passeralla, 1116 Annan Street, Philadelphia. Been pic...

Title from NCLC caption card. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1133. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about the Na... more

Smallest girl is Rosie. Carries cranberries. Whites Bog, Brown Mills, N.J. This is the fourth week of school in Philadelphia, and the people here expect to remain here two weeks more. Sept. 28, 1910. Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey Photo by Lewis W. Hine

Smallest girl is Rosie. Carries cranberries. Whites Bog, Brown Mills, ...

Title from NCLC caption card. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1124. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about the Na... more

Fred Nozzecho, 604 Annin St., Philadelphial. Five years old. Picking this year. Theodore Budd's Bog at Turkeytown near Pemberton, N.J. This is the fourth week of school in Philadelphia and people will stay here two weeks more. Witness E.F. Brown. Location: Pemberton, New Jersey

Fred Nozzecho, 604 Annin St., Philadelphial. Five years old. Picking t...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1109. No date recorded on caption card. Probably Sept. 1910 based on surrounding cards. Credit line: Nation... more

The smallest girl is Josephine Ramie, 10 years old, Maniyunk, Pa. (Near Philadelphia). Padrone stands over them, urging them, urging them and often swearing at and threatening them. Theodore Budd's Bog at Turkeytown near Pemberton, N.J. This is the fourth week of school in Philadelphia and people will stay here two weeks more. Witness E.F. Brown. Location: Pemberton, New Jersey

The smallest girl is Josephine Ramie, 10 years old, Maniyunk, Pa. (Nea...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1107. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Arnao family, 831 Catherine St., Rear #2. Whole family works. Jo. Is 3 years old. Boy is 6 years old, Girl is 9 years old. We found this family, children and all working on Hichens farm, Cannon, Del.,May 28th 1910, before school closed. See photos #1582, and 1586 and labels. This is the fourth week of school and the mother said they would be here for 15 or 20 days more. Whites Bog, Brown Mills, N.J. Sept. 28, 1910. Witness E.F. Brown. Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey Photo by Lewis W. Hine

Arnao family, 831 Catherine St., Rear #2. Whole family works. Jo. Is 3...

Title from NCLC caption card. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1130. "May 28th 1910" is underlined on the caption card. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Pho... more

Mike Peoki, 707 South 7th St., Philadelphia. Didn't know age. Mother said 9 years. White's Bog, Brown Mills, N.J. This is the fourth week of school and the people here expect to remain two weeks more. Sept. 28, 1910. Witness E.F. Brown. Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey Photo by Lewis W. Hine

Mike Peoki, 707 South 7th St., Philadelphia. Didn't know age. Mother s...

Title from NCLC caption card. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1119. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about the Na... more

Arnao family, 831 Catherine St., Rear # 2. Whole family works. Jo. Is 3 years old, Boy is 6 years old, Girl is 9 years old. We found this family, children and all working on Hichens farm, Cannon, Del, May 28th 1910, before school closed. See photos #1582, and #1586 and labels. This is the fourth week of school and the mother said they would be here for 15 or 20 days more. Whites Bog, Browns Mills, N. J. Sept. 28, 1910. Witness, E.F. Brown. Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey Photo by Lewis W. Hine

Arnao family, 831 Catherine St., Rear # 2. Whole family works. Jo. Is ...

Title from NCLC caption card. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1129. "May 28th 1910" is underlined on the caption card. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Pho... more

A group of berry pickers from Philadelphia on Giles Farm, Seaford Del. The children came before school vacation. They are now ready to leave Seaford and go to Riverton, N.J. to continue picking. Working yesterday from 6 A.M. to 3 P.M. They are all Italians. The boy who is smoking is confined in a Truant School of Philadelphia. He smokes 15 ciagarettes i.e., cigarettes a day. Sold papers in Philadelphia for some time. Location: Seaford, Delaware

A group of berry pickers from Philadelphia on Giles Farm, Seaford Del....

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1579. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Richard Tevor, 73 Jones St., W.? Maniyunk (near Philadelphia) 8 years old. 5 years picking cranberries. Theodore Budd's Bog at Turkeytown, near Pemberton, N.J. This is the fourth week of school in Philadelphia and people will stay here two more Sept. 27, 1910. Location: Pemberton, New Jersey. Photo by ...

Richard Tevor, 73 Jones St., W.? Maniyunk (near Philadelphia) 8 years ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 1106. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Alphonse Londry. Said 7 years old. Lives 337 Flint Street, Fall River, Mass. Working on T.B. Smart Bog. Location: South Carver vicinity, Massachusetts

Alphonse Londry. Said 7 years old. Lives 337 Flint Street, Fall River,...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 2520. Copy neg includes #4519. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress,... more

Teixiera family, 50 Lombardt St., New Bedford. Mary J., 11 years; Manuel 10 years. Mother and these two children pick 40 measures a day at 7 cents a measure. See scoops and pail in foreground. There were two out of eighteen workers apparently under 12 and they expected to work several weeks more--losing some weeks of schooling. Location: Falmouth - Plimmey ? Bog, Massachusetts

Teixiera family, 50 Lombardt St., New Bedford. Mary J., 11 years; Manu...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 2573. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven hungry children. Mother aged thirty-two. Father is a native Californian. Destitute in pea picker's camp, Nipomo, California, because of the failure of the early pea crop. These people had just sold their tent in order to buy food. Of the twenty-five hundred people in this camp most of them were destitute

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven hungry children. Mother ag...

Photograph shows Florence Thompson with two of her children as part of the "Migrant Mother" series. For background information, see "Dorothea Lange's M̀igrant Mother' photographs ..." http://www.loc.gov/rr/pri... more

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven hungry children. Mother aged thirty-two. Father is native Californian. Nipomo, California

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven hungry children. Mother ag...

Photograph shows Florence Thompson with one of her children as part of the "Migrant Mother" series. For background information, see "Dorothea Lange's M̀igrant Mother' photographs ..." http://www.loc.gov/rr/pri... more

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven hungry children. Mother aged thirty-two. Father is native Californian. Nipomo, California

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven hungry children. Mother ag...

Photo shows Florence Thompson with several of her children in a tent shelter as part of the "Migrant Mother" series. For background information, see "Dorothea Lange's M̀igrant Mother' photographs ..." http://ww... more

Destitute pea pickers in California. Mother of seven children. Age thirty-two. Nipomo, California

Destitute pea pickers in California. Mother of seven children. Age thi...

Photograph shows Florence Thompson with three of her children in a photograph known as "Migrant Mother." For background information, see "Dorothea Lange's M̀igrant Mother' photographs ..." http://www.loc.gov/rr... more

During the cotton strike, the father, a striking picker, has left his wife and child in the car while he applies to the Farm Security Administration for an emergency food grant. Shafter, California

During the cotton strike, the father, a striking picker, has left his ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Migrant agricultural worker from Tennessee, formerly a railroad man, eating dinner in his shack, an old tool house. Homestead, Florida

Migrant agricultural worker from Tennessee, formerly a railroad man, e...

Annotation on original negative jacket. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information ... more

Negro transient agricultural laborers quarters. Homestead, Florida

Negro transient agricultural laborers quarters. Homestead, Florida

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Johnnie Yellow, a young Polish berry picker on Bottomley farm, Rock Creek, near Baltimore, Md. Says he is 10 years old and has gone to Biloxi, Miss. for 9 years (with family) and has worked there in winter and here in summer for three years. He is stunted, being only about 39 inches high. Many of these children are stunted. Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Johnnie Yellow, a young Polish berry picker on Bottomley farm, Rock Cr...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 834. Date and text at bottom of the caption card are partially cut off. Credit line: National Child Labor C... more

Mary _____________, a Polish girl and her mother, picking berries on Bottomley Farm, Rock Creek, near Baltimore, Md. In the winter they go to Dunbar, La., for oyster shucking. Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Mary _____________, a Polish girl and her mother, picking berries on B...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 833. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Di... more