+~+~ Antique Photograph ~+~+ This is my favourite photograph by Lewis Hine taken in 1918. A young boy with such a cherubic face and a headful of curls - sent to work far too young in life. His sweet, soulful, exhausted expression is haunting.
The Mill: Some boys and girls were so small they had to climb up on to the spinning frame to mend broken threads and to put back the empty bobbins. Bibb Mill No. 1. Macon, Georgia. | The History Place : Child Labor in America 1908-1912 : Photographs of Lewis W. Hine