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Description: Child laborer standing barefoot near a pile of shells and holding a strainer in each hand.
Date: date unknown
Description: A Phillippine Islands boy uses a sharp tool to cut down a manila plant while another supports it as it falls.
Description: Four young boys ride mules in a field on an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba. Agricultural laborers are in the background. Original caption...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Men and boys working with steel rods and belt-driven machinery to make bolts inside an annex to the blacksmith shop at the McCormick Reaper Works. The fact...
Description: A young child feeds a flock of chickens outside of a poultry house. A farmhouse is in the background.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: A girl and a boy do field work beside a wagon. Photograph taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extention Department.
Description: A nine-year old Jamaican boy wearing a backwards cap, plaid jacket, jeans, and sneakers. He is holding two buckets and is looking at the camera. He is join...
Description: A document for employing children. The left side reads:
"EMPLOYMENT OF CHILD.
AFFIDAVIT UNDER ACT OF 1893.
Name of Child_
Filed and en...
Description: Young man seated on a horse-drawn dump rake pulled by team of horses on expansive amount of land.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Jake Rascof uses a horse-drawn corn binder in a field.
Description: A boy wearing a white short-sleeved t-shirt and dark pants is barefoot and standing to the left of a communal shower hut for migrant farm workers in a Waut...
Description: Young girls working with textile machinery. One stands on a box to reach her work.
Description: Workers pose with racks of fresh pasta drying in the sun in Naples, Italy.
Description: John Raab drags a mower wheel through a cornfield to conserve moisture.
Description: Photograph of an "Age and School Certificate" completed by a mother giving her 15-year-old son permission to work. The form reads:
"THIS CERTIFICATE NOT T...
Description: The inside of a document for child employment. The document reads:
"EMPLOYMENT OF CHILD AFFIDAVIT UNDER ACT OF 1893
FORM NO. 117
Protection Legal Bank...
A Short History of Wisconsin
Description: A portrait of a shoeshine boy, with a brick wall forming the backdrop. His clothes are tattered, and his work box rests on his left shoulder.
Description: Group of boys in work clothes assembled outside a mine.
Description: Boy dressed in work clothes and covered with soot from working in a mine. He wears a hat with a rudimentary lantern on top.
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