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Jewel and Harold Walker, 6 and 5 years old, pick 20 to 25 pounds of cotton a day ... Location: Comanche County ... Oklahoma (LOC) | by The Library of Congress
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Jewel and Harold Walker, 6 and 5 years old, pick 20 to 25 pounds of cotton a day ... Location: Comanche County ... Oklahoma (LOC)

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

 

Jewel and Harold Walker, 6 and 5 years old, pick 20 to 25 pounds of cotton a day. Father said: "I promised em a little wagon if they'd pick steady, and now they have half a bagful in just a little while." See 4564. Location: Comanche County--[Geronimo], Oklahoma

 

1916 October 10.

 

1 photographic print.

 

Notes:

Title from NCLC caption card.

In album: Agriculture.

Hine no. 4565.

Specific location within Comanche County based on caption for #4564.

 

Subjects:

Boys.

Girls.

Croplands.

Cotton pickers.

United States--Oklahoma--Comanche County--Geronimo.

 

Format: Photographic prints.

 

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/nclc.00600

 

Call Number: LOT 7475, v. 2, no. 4565

  

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