Minnie Thomas, 9 years old, showing the average size of the sardine knife as large as this. Eastport, Me, August 1911

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    Original Caption: Minnie Thomas, 9 years old, showing the average size of the sardine knife as large as this. Minnie works regularly, mostly in the packing room, and when very busy works night. Cuts some, also cartons. She says she earns $2 some days packing. Eastport, Me, August 1911

    U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 102-LH-2439

    Photographer: Hine, Lewis

    Subjects:
    Child Labor
    National Child Labor Committee
    Working Conditions
    Factory

    Persistent URL: research.archives.gov/description/523456

    Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001.

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