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LC-DIG-nclc-01581

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.

Creator(s): Hine, Lewis Wickes, 1874-1940, photographer

Date Created/Published: 1909 January 19.

Medium: 1 photographic print.

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in.

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)

Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.

 

Call Number: LOT 7479, v. 1, no. 0488 [P&P] LC-H5- 488

Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Notes:

Title from NCLC caption card.

Attribution to Hine based on provenance.

In album: Mills.

Hine no. 0488.

Reproduction no. LC-USZ6-1222.

General information about the Lewis Hine child labor photos is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.nclc

Subjects:

Boys.

Textile mill workers.

Mills.

Spinning machinery.

United States--Georgia--Macon.

Format:

Glass negatives.

Photographic prints.

Collections:

National Child Labor Committee Collection

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

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www.loc.gov/pictures/item/ncl2004001388/PP/

 

Photo Credit: Library of Congress, LC-DIG-nclc-01581

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