No Known Restrictions: Mill Children in Macon, Georgia by Lewis Hine (LOC)

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TITLE: 488 Macon, Ga. Lewis W. Hine 1-19-1909. Bibb Mill No. 1 Many youngsters here. Some boys were so small they had to climb up on the spinning frame to mend the broken threads and put back the empty bobbins. Location: Macon, Georgia.



CALL NUMBER: LOT 7479, v. 1, no. 0488[P&P]

LC-H5- 488

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REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-nclc-01581 (color digital file from b&w original print)

LC-DIG-nclc-05394 (b&w digital file from original glass negative)

LC-USZ62-23944 (b&w film copy negative)

LC-USZ6-1222 (b&w film copy negative)

No known restrictions on publication.



MEDIUM: 1 photographic print.

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in.



CREATED/PUBLISHED: 1909 January 19.






Hine, Lewis Wickes, 1874-1940, photographer.





Title from NCLC caption card.


Attribution to Hine based on provenance.


In album: Mills.


Hine no. 0488.


Reproduction no. LC-USZ6-1222.








Textile mill workers.


Spinning machinery.

United States--Georgia--Macon.






Photographic prints.

Glass negatives.



PART OF: Photographs from the records of the National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)



REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA



DIGITAL ID: (color digital file from b&w original print) nclc 01581

(b&w digital file from original glass negative) nclc 05394



CARD #: ncl2004001388/PP



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