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John Howell, an Indianapolis newsboy, makes $.75 some days. Begins at 6 a.m., Sundays. (Lives at 215 W. Michigan St.) (LOC)

Hine, Lewis Wickes,, 1874-1940,, photographer.

 

John Howell, an Indianapolis newsboy, makes $.75 some days. Begins at 6 a.m., Sundays. (Lives at 215 W. Michigan St.)

 

1908 August.

 

1 photographic print.

 

Notes:

Title from NCLC caption card.

Attribution to Hine based on provenance.

In album: Street trades.

Hine no. 0118.

Another copy of this print, titled "Self-portrait with newsboy," is at the Getty Museum, www.getty.edu/art/gettyguide/artObjectDetails?artobj=68401

Photo shows a young newsboy standing at a busy street corner. The shadow of the photographer and his camera are in the foreground.

 

Subjects:

Boys.

Newspaper vendors.

Hours of labor.

Wages.

Shadows.

Photographers.

Cameras.

United States--Indiana--Indianapolis.

 

Format: Photographic prints.

 

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

 

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

 

Part Of: Photographs from the records of the National Child Labor Committee (U.S.) 2004667950

 

Persistent URL: hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/nclc.03225

hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b01097

 

Call Number: LOT 7480, v. 1, no. 0118

  

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Taken sometime in 1908