Mill Children in Macon



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Public Domain. Suggested credit: Lewis Hine/Library of Congress via pingnews. Additional information from source:

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.

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

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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) No known restrictions on publication.

MEDIUM: 1 photographic print. 1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in.

CREATED/PUBLISHED: 1909 January 19.


Hine, Lewis Wickes, 1874-1940, photographer.


Title from NCLC caption card.

Attribution to Hine based on provenance.

In album: Mills.

Hine no. 0488.

Reproduction no. LC-USZ6-1222.


Boys. Textile mill workers. Mills. Spinning machinery. United States--Georgia--Macon.


Photographic prints. Glass negatives.

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

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

DIGITAL ID: (color digital file from b&w original print) nclc 01581 <a href="http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/nclc.01581">hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/nclc.01581</a> (b&w digital file from original glass negative) nclc 05394 <a href="http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/nclc.05394">hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/nclc.05394</a>

CARD #: ncl2004001388/PP
Date 2 May 2007(2007-05-02), 10:46:08
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